Native Femicide Is A Prevalent Truth, And 2 Sundance Premieres Offer A Human Look At It

Illustration: HuffPost; Photos: Sundance Institute/Jeff Hutchens/Showtime/Getty A question that often comes to mind for many underrepresented filmmakers is whether or how the reality of systemic racial trauma and abuse shows up in narratives centering on their people. Native storytellers are no exception, particularly at Sundance, a festival that built its mission around supporting their work … Read more

Sundance Deals: Netflix, Apple Shell Out As In-Person Screening Returns

The streamers made $20 million-plus deals for ‘Fair Play’ and ‘Flora and Son’ while other pickups for theatrical ran were for feel-good titles. Alden Ehrenreich and Phoebe Dynevor in ‘Fair Play’Courtesy of Sundance Institute Yes, there were tech glitches, traffic delays and lines to get into parties that snaked through Main Street in the snow, but … Read more

Podcast | Sorghum, a forgotten ancestral grain from Burundi

“You should cook it in our restaurant!” exclaims one of Jeanne Cimpaye’s five children appreciatively. They’re seated at a table at her cosy home restaurant in the Burundian village of Ruhagarika near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo and it’s their first time trying sorghum. Just a couple of decades ago, this ancestral … Read more

Jessie Buckley: 5 Things To Know About ‘Women Talking’ Actress Nominated For An Oscar

Jessie Buckley is the star of the Academy Award-nominated movie ‘Women Talking.’ Here’s what you need to know about this talented actress. Jessie Buckley is an actress whose starred in critically-acclaimed movies like ‘The Lost Daughter.’ She’s also a successful singer. Jessie briefly dated English actor James Norton. Jessie was one of the stars of … Read more

‘It Ends With Us’: Everything To Know About The Upcoming Blake Lively Movie

Colleen Hoover’s best-selling romance novel is being adapted into an upcoming film starring Blake Lively. Here’s the latest updates on the ‘It Ends With Us’ movie. Fans of romance novels were thrilled when news broke that Colleen Hoover‘s best-selling book, It Ends With Us, is being turned into a movie. Colleen announced January 26 that Blake Lively and Justin Baldoni will star … Read more

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