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November 27: Happy Birthday Kathryn Bigelow and Jimi Hendrix

Kathryn Bigelow celebrates her 65th today.  After studying painting as an undergraduate, she went to film school at Columbia.  Her first feature (co-directed with Monty Montgomery) was an indie biker film called… 1,253 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Happy Birthday: Kathryn Bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow

Born: November 27, 1951 in San Carlos, California, USA

I always want to make films. I think of it as a great opportunity to comment on the world in which we live. 208 more words

Festival

November 27 in history

176 – Emperor Marcus Aurelius granted his son Commodus the rank ofImperator and made him Supreme Commander of the Roman legions.

1095 – Pope Urban II declared the First Crusade at the… 820 more words

History

Women in Cinema, or not as the case may be.

They say that a wise man knows what he knows and knows what he doesn’t know, and by “they” I mean Tywin Lannister whose quote I just paraphrased the shizz out of. 1,158 more words

Film

Tribeca Film Festival Sets Alejandro Inarritu, Barbra Streisand as Speakers

The Tribeca Film Festival has selected Barbra Streisand and Alejandro González Iñárritu as two of the Tribeca Talks conversations for the 16th annual Festival, which opens April 19. 360 more words

Festivals

Tribeca Film Festival Sets Alejandro Iñárritu & Barbra Streisand For Tribeca Talks; Kathryn Bigelow’s VR Doc To Debut

Tribeca Film Festival has attached Oscar winners Barbra Streisand and Alejandro González Iñárritu to lead Tribeca Talks conversations at the 16th annual fest. Streisand will take part in the Storytellers series that features pioneering creators who work across mediums to tell their stories, and Iñárritu will be one of the headline conversations in the Directors Series. 102 more words

News

Aamir Khan Honored for Highlighting Social Issues in Satyamev Jayate

Indian actor is felicitated at America Abroad Media Gala in Washington, DC

By Geeta Goindi

Washington, DC, October 28, 2013 – Acclaimed Indian actor Aamir Khan was honored at a prestigious awards function for his exemplary contributions to highlighting pressing social challenges in the world’s largest democracy. 1,383 more words

Washington