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The New + the Next

Ava DuVernay’s Arrival and the Path Not Taken

It always seems like famous people's fortunes are foretold, but director Ava DuVernay's was anything but.
The New + the Next

The Next Big Indie Filmmaker Might Be a TikToker

The social media platform is fast emerging as a training ground for novice moviemakers.
True Stories

The Blacklisted Nollywood Eight

In 2004, a studio power play changed Nigeria’s film industry forever.
The New + the Next

Can Asia Finally Break Through at the Oscars?

For decades, Asian films have been relegated to the fringes of major American award ceremonies.
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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
Good Sh*t

Only Let Women Direct Superhero Films

A woman's touch is exactly what on-screen champions need.
The New + the Next

How This Duo Twisted Suburbia Into Uncomfortable Laughs

Dawn Luebbe and Jocelyn DeBoer are the writing/acting/directing duo behind “Greener Grass,” the oddball comedy to watch this fall.
True Stories

Luca Brasi Sleeps With the Fishes No Longer

If you knew the fictional mobster, then you knew real-life mobster-turned-actor Lenny Montana — both courtesy of The Godfather.
True Stories

When a Silent Movie Theater Owner Was Silenced ... Mid-Movie

The end of LA’s last silent movie theater was a melodrama all on its own.
True Stories

Getting My Head Kicked In — in the Palestinian Territories

Doing a documentary on the Palestinian Territories is not without its perils.
True Stories

If There's a Teen Movie Hell, I'll Be In It

A writer takes a funny and sad trip through classic and not-so-classic sex comedies.
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The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.
True Stories

Debunking Quentin Tarantino's 'Mockery' of Bruce Lee

The real stunt guy played by Brad Pitt is irked by the liberties taken in ‘Once Upon a Time … In Hollywood.
Good Sh*t

Meet the Gritty Gloria Steinems of the Middle East

In this new documentary, three women show the many faces of revolution, from politics and activism to military might.

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