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Secret in their Eyes - first trailer

The first trailer for the Hollywood remake of the Oscar-winning Argentinian drama Secret in their Eyes has been released. 178 more words


52 Weeks of Directors: Barbara Kopple

Today, it seems like everyone is raising money on Kickstarter to film their own documentary, but back in the 1970s, filmmaker Barbara Kopple said people would turn away from her at parties when she told them she was a documentarian. 1,327 more words


La inesperada virtud de la Ignorancia

Hace un tiempo ya que busco hablar de el impecable trabajo de Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu (de ahora en adelante A.G.I) en lo que hasta el día de hoy es su obra maestra: Birdman. 596 more words

Academy Awards

You Should Have Lost…Best Supporting Actor

Now that I have gone through the top acting prize winners, I figured it was only fitting to slice and dice my way through the supporting categories. 1,365 more words


Selma - A Conspiracy of Spielbergian Proportions ... or just bad timing?

Hmmm ….. seems EVERYONE is wondering how this important film about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., with an outstanding performance by David Oyelowo, was denied Oscar nominations for the film’s director (would have been the first for an African American woman!) and actors. 206 more words


Notable Canadian numbers: From the Hollywood Walk of Fame, to the final frontier

On July 1, Canada marks its 148th birthday. Here are 10 other numbers that illustrate some notable Canadian facts.

4 – the number of Canadian provinces on the day of Confederation… 251 more words


[1983] The Big Chill

The true horror of the sprint towards my own death has not yet set in. I still feel I am jogging through the spring of my own life and refer to those older than me as that – older. 556 more words

First Take