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April 23rd in history:

April 23rd is believed to be William Shakespeare’s birthday, in 1564. It is also the date when Shakespeare died in 1616 – and the date when his play “The Merry Wives of Windsor” opened in 1597, with Queen Elizabeth in the audience. 83 more words

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The History of the Academy Awards: Best Animated Film – 2003

The 76th annual Academy Awards, for the film year 2003.  The nominations were announced on 27 January 2004 and the awards were held on February 29, 2004. 2,682 more words


Beyoncé Wins Prestigious Peabody Award for ‘Lemonade’ Visual Album

article via thegrio.com

Beyoncé‘s “Lemonade” has just earned her a Peabody Award. This year, Beyoncé was one of seven honorees in the Entertainment category to be named to the  Peabody Awards’ inaugural Peabody 30 for her visual album Lemonade. 97 more words


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Beyoncé wins prestigious Peabody Award for ‘Lemonade’

SERMON: Everybody is Somebody!

Thirty-three million people were watching it here in America, and countless millions around the world. It was a never-to-be-forgotten moment as the Academy Award for Best Picture was announced – the winner was La La Land. 359 more words



Like Gone With the Wind this is a film that has long been highly esteemed. For many it is among the greatest films ever made. For some there is none better. 1,071 more words

Film Screening "Lion"

“The Lion” tells the story of a five-year-old Saroo, who gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of Kilometers across India, away from home and family. 99 more words

2nd Riversdale Silent Classics Series at The Roxy screening ‘Wings’

The second installment of the Riversdale Silent Classics Series at The Roxy in Saskatoon is showing the very first Academy Award winner for Best Picture. 210 more words