October 23, 2021
  • October 23, 2021

Genres

US Genre Film Fests plan second NIGHTSTREAM virtual festival – The Hollywood Reporter

by on September 29, 2021 0

Four US genre film festivals are expected to host the second annual online-only festival, NIGHTSTREAM, to co-screen films and other programs from their events amid the pandemic. The Boston Underground Film Festival, Brooklyn Horror Film Festival, North Bend Film Festival, and Overlook Film Festival will host the virtual festival from October 7-13. As NIGHTSTREAM...

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‘CHANGGWI’ review: what ghosts think about us | Arts

by on September 28, 2021 0

Ahn Ye Eun, a singer-songwriter from South Korea, returns with a bizarre marriage of traditional folk and pop in her new single, “CHANGGWI (창귀)”. In 2015, Ahn rocked the Korean music industry when she featured original compositions mixing the two seemingly incompatible genres on the popular music show “K-pop Star 5”. This time, she...

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Mickey Guyton’s “Remember Her Name” demands respect, power in a genre reluctant to change

by on September 26, 2021 0

Good country music is always filled with honesty. It’s a simple formula that many of country music’s biggest stars have followed for decades. Despite this trend, country music rarely sees the honest stories of black women, especially the resilient and strong stories in today’s political climate. This unfortunate fact is what makes a dazzling...

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UFC legend Nick Diaz leaves Deftones

by on September 26, 2021 0

UFC legend Nick Diaz attended the Deftones “Ceremony” ahead of his first fight in six years last night (September 25). Diaz – who was making his first UFC appearance since 2015 – stepped into the arena on the track at Deftones’ LP 2020 Ohm. Unfortunately, despite the excellent choice of output music, Diaz lost...

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Melvin Van Peebles launched a genre film

by on September 25, 2021 0

(News) – Melvin Van Peebles, revolutionary filmmaker, playwright and musician whose work ushered in the wave of ‘blaxploitation’ of the 1970s and influenced filmmakers long after, has passed away. Van Peeples, sometimes called the “godfather of modern black cinema”, was 89 years old. “Dad knew black pictures matter,” his son, actor and director Mario...

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Streaming age heats up the forgotten genre of sexual desire

by on September 23, 2021 0

Based on your relative ease with explicit sexual content, at the 80 minute mark of Amazon Prime Video’s new original movie voyeurs, featuring The white lotus Sydney Sweeney escape, you might find yourself wiggling awkwardly in place, consciously turning to the other important person you’ve tune in to and meeting them with an icebreaker...

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