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mustang

r/view – Mustang

By Katy Shick One of the great delights of watching a foreign film is getting an opportunity to live in another country for just a few hours. While visiting this culture, we, the viewers can witness what life is like—where people live and shop, how they drive, and how they […]

by · January 21, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
rodgers

RiverRun’s Andrew Rodgers to Head Denver Film Society

By Staff After successfully leading the RiverRun International Film Festival for more than a decade, Andrew Rodgers announced he will step down from his position as Executive Director effective March 8, 2016. He and his family will be moving to Colorado this spring, where he will take over the reins […]

by · January 7, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
the danish girl

r/eview – The Danish Girl

By Katy Shick   Tom Hooper’s new film, “The Danish Girl”, chronicles the struggle of a man in the late 1920s to become the woman he knows himself to be. Based on the novel by David Ebershoff, “The Danish” Girl is the fictionalized account of Einar Wegener, a Danish landscape […]

by · December 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
ghostbusters

2015 National Film Registry: “Ghostbusters” Gets The Call

By Staff Acting Librarian of Congress David Mao announced Wednesday the annual selection of 25 motion pictures to be named to the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress. These films, which epitomize the diversity and richness of the nation’s cinematic heritage, have been identified as motion pictures that […]

by · December 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
r/view- Spotlight

r/view- Spotlight

By Marshall Schaffer Many a procedural, be it “Zodiac” or “Zero Dark Thirty,” has created suspense by following a straight, chronological line towards its ultimate result or finding. Tom McCarthy’s “Spotlight,” a story of the Boston Globe‘s uncovering of widespread sexual abuse within the Catholic Church, takes a slightly different […]

by · December 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
Netflix in November

Netflix in November

Here are titles and staff picks for content arriving on Netflix in the Month of November.   NOVEMBER 1 Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure (2011) Lovable, oversized Saint Bernard Beethoven tries to save the holidays when a wayward elf crashes Santa’s sleigh and loses his bag of toys to thieves. Girlfriends’ Guide […]

by · October 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
james whale's "frankenstein"

The Piedmont Wind Symphony to Present James Whale’s “Frankenstein” with Live Soundtrack

By Staff The Piedmont Wind Symphony, celebrating its 26th season, is proud to present “Frankenstein” under the direction of new Artistic Director & Conductor, Matthew Troy. The concert, on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 7:30pm in Reynolds Auditorium, will feature a showing of James whale’s 1931 “Frankenstein” film starring Boris […]

he named me malala

a/perture cinema To Host First South Asian Film Festival

By Staff a/perture cinema and Sukhada Gokhale Productions announce the first annual 2015 “Winston-Salem South Asian Film Festival – W-S/SAFF”, featuring films made by South Asian filmmakers. This mini film festival will take place from October 9, 2015 through October 11, 2015, and will include feature-length films and a short […]

Coming to Netflix in October – Includes Staff Picks

Coming to Netflix in October – Includes Staff Picks

October 1st Million Dollar Baby CCD Staff Pick Wild Horses Barefoot Contessa: Back to Basics, collection 1 Throwdown With Bobby Flay, collection 1 Worst Cooks in America, collection 1 Extreme Homes, collection 1 Fixer Upper, season 1 House Hunters Renovation, collection 1 Million Dollar Rooms, collection 1 Property Virgins, collection […]

by · September 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
american monster

John “Pazuzu” Lawson Documentary “American Monster” Seeks Completion Funds

By Staff On October 5th, 2014 two sets of human remains were found at 2749 Knob Hill Drive in Clemmons, the home of John Alexander Lawson, or as he calls himself now- Pazuzu Algarad. The trial of Lawson and his alleged accomplices will begin in Winston-Salem this November and a crew […]

by · September 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film