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Why This Year's Golden Bear is Bad Cinema but Good Art

Oh, the highly coveted cutie…

I’d like to start by making clear that, after the initial bafflement at the Berlinale Awards Ceremony last Saturday passed, I’m actually very glad this year’s Golden Bear went to… 1,127 more words


Berlin International Film Festival - Homage To Willem Dafoe

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The 68th edition of the Berlin International Film Festival is running right now, and the organizers are dedicating this year’s… 44 more words

Brad Trent

Sharing is not always Caring

Between daycare, an elementary school, and a high school,  our den is prime real estate for germs to be passed from one bear to the next with sometimes very unfortunate results. 567 more words

Berlin reveals 10 first names

While all eyes are fixed on the Oscar race at the moment, in Europe some people are already preparing for the upcoming festival season over there. 758 more words


Elf on the Shelf Shenanigans

Shortly after Thanksgiving, the Elf on the Shelf shenanigans begin at our house. I don’t know if I have more fun finding unique and creative ways to showcase Willie the Elf or if Liam does scouring the house every morning in search of his elf’s most recent hiding place. 422 more words

A Separation: insight and realism through the lens of film

Asghar Farhadi, last year’s Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award winner for the excellent “The Salesman”, won his first Oscar (and, may we add, the Golden Bear as well) back in 2011 with this wonderfully complex and multilayered social drama, a portrait of a family’s disolution and the ramifications of class conflicts. 783 more words