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The Birth of a Nation Living Poster

If there was such a thing as a Best Picture front runner this early in the year, then it would be The Birth of a Nation… 20 more words

Stuff Every Woman in a Refrigerator or the "Who Gives a Shit?" Effect

When I sit down to watch a movie, especially one directed by Jess Franco, who is known for such sleazy, Eurotrash classics as Vampyros Lesbos… 1,342 more words

Culture War

Gabrielle Union Talks Being A Self-Made Woman & Powerful Role In ‘Birth Of A Nation’ For Ocean Drive Magazine

Gabrielle Union doesn’t need a man to pay her bills, because she’s a self-made woman. Find out what the wife and movie AND tv star dished to Ocean Drive magazine about being a boss.  740 more words


Trotter and The Guardian Newspaper


I’M glad the Boston Globe published my Letter To The Editor, today. But, I’m sorry they chose to delete the paragraph with a bit of Trotter bio, although printing other letters of equal original length. 420 more words


Gabrielle Union says black actors don’t stand a chance

Gabrielle Union, who starred in the Sundance hit “The Birth of a Nation,” says there aren’t enough Hollywood roles for black actors.

“Half the time, don’t even get the opportunity to fail .  67 more words


…and All That Jazz: Miles Ahead and an Oscar Prediction

First, a word from our sponsors: I am now offering a new service: so much emphasis has been given lately to the importance of the opening of your screenplay, I now offer coverage for the first twenty pages at the cost of $20.00.  658 more words

Seminar 6: "Images and Emotions 2"- The Role of Sound, Music and Cinematography

“What distinguishes Cinema from all the other arts is the editing process”

  • Stanley Kubrick (quoted by Scorsese)

For this seminar Lord Puttnam began by posing the question what would have happened if synchronized sound would have been invented at the same time as the the cinema reel? 315 more words

David Puttnam