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And the Award for Best Running Scene Goes To…

The nominees are… 5. Yalitza Aparicio at a moment of play in Roma. 4. A lactating Charlize Theron in Tully. 3. Captain America and Black Panther ahead of the pack in Avengers Infinity War. 2. Ah-In Yoo’s Jong-soo barn-hunting in Burning. and the winner is… 1. Tom Cruise in Mission Impossible: Fallout It had to be. The man runs across […]

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Lady Gaga – Oscar Nominee

Raised on the Upper West Side, Gaga, spent her early years in NYC learning to play the piano and sing, and eventually made her way onto the local music circuit. You can trace her path to success from the bars and music venues across the city, although some of them may be long gone. I […]

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Minding the Gap

There’s a moment in Minding the Gap when Zack Mulligan, one of the skateboarders featured in the documentary, and a friend of filmmaker Bing Liu, skates along a path holding his baby son. It’s a moment that made me tear up, because in the context of the film, it shows the beauty and tragedy of […]

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Looking Good – Mickey Mouse at 90.

There’s a unmarked, modest building in the vicinity of Disney’s Los Angeles studios that doesn’t look like much from the outside. Yet, behind its doors lie temperature-controlled vaults housing a treasure trove of animation history. It isn’t accessible to the public, but for creatives who work at the Walt Disney Company, this is a resource […]