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Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu demanded the film and television work of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, as well as that of Ukrainian-born producer Alexander Rodnyansky (Leviathan), to be “removed from the cultural agenda of the Russian Federation”. Russian investigative news site The insider reported that Shoigu had sent a letter to Russian Culture Minister Olga …

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center invites you to participate in a FREE virtual screening and panel discussion for Not Done: Women Remaking America, the upcoming PSEG True Diversity film series. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Melissa Cooper, assistant professor of history at Rutgers University in Newark and author of Making Gullah: A …

Women’s History Month Film Series “2 Weeks in Lagos” with Mawuli Gavor and Beverly Naya The selection of films from ADIFF’s Women’s Month Film Series is a modest contribution to the work of national and international filmmakers… Some films deal with women, but other films by some of these authors go behind the camera to …

To celebrate Black History Month, RLS-NYC and Maysles Cinema present two critically acclaimed documentaries exploring the impact of black radical tradition in the United States and around the world. All films set in person. Maysles Cinema, 343 Malcolm X Blvd (between 127th and 128th Streets), Harlem. Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984 to 1992 79 …

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After a two-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Afro Film Series will return to the Harper Theater for a second run starting in February, spotlighting often-overlooked African and Caribbean cinema in the United States. Malachy Okeke came up with the idea for the series after watching “Lionheart” in 2018, the first Nigerian film …

Season five of “Stories from the Stage” – a series that gets viewers thinking about a range of life situations – is now airing on the Global Channel. “Second Chance,” the first episode of the new season, premiered on January 10. Three tales focused on caring for elderly parents, caring for an injured bird, and …

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If circumstances force you to take a man’s wife and children out, perhaps check to make sure the family patriarch is not a violent, highly trained, moody marine vet. Enter the Punisher aka Frank Castle, the fictional Marvel anti-hero who first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man in 1974. Depicted as an Italian-American vigilante, he employs …

Unpregnant, the recently released film, struck us for several reasons: the central theme of friendship, the hilarious hustle and bustle of the road trip, and the heroine’s active pursuit of an abortion. It’s not an easy topic to tackle, but writers Jenni Hendriks and Ted Caplan have mastered it skillfully. It’s a fun book with …

The Chickasaw Rancher, Davis Oklahoma, June 22, 2017 [Photo: Michael Scott] The youngest pilot in US history was a 13-year-old Chickasaw girl. The Chickasaw tribe broke the French hammerlock on Mississippi River traffic in the early 1700s, paving the way for the English colonization of what would become the United States we know today. These …

MUMBAI: Actor and comedian Vir Das is set to write and star in a new program for Fox called “Country Eastern.” The comedy series is about a wealthy young man from India who moves to America to start his life over with his family, according to a press release from the creators. “In an attempt …

Vir Das has found immense appreciation and acceptance for its topical and observational comedy in the West. He began his stint in Hollywood comedy as a guest talk show Conan, where he gave a hilarious touch to current affairs and current affairs. As an Indian, it instilled in me a sense of pride to see …

If you are a regular reader of Nerdist and just recognize my signature, you’ve probably seen me write about the films giallo quite frequently, the Italian mystery-thriller-horror movement that took place from around 1963 to 1990 but had its heyday in the early 1980s. 70s. I love these movies, with their penchant for beautiful people, …

If you want to support the underdogs, believe that things aren’t always as they appear, and enjoy some lovely, huggable cartoon characters, then this trailer is for you! Back to the Outback, a new animated film from Netflix, will be released in December, according to the company. Back to the Outback is a computer animated …

As western Michigan prepares to welcome hundreds of Afghan refugees to the community over the coming months, the Holland International Relations Commission highlights the refugee experience in the United States as part of its film series annual. The commission’s annual Reel Time film series will begin on November 22 with the acclaimed documentary, “This is …

Continuing its “Back to the Big Screen” series, the Technicolor 1956, the epic VistaVision The Searchers, will be presented at the Tryon Fine Arts Center on Tuesday, November 9 at 7 pm. Named by the American Film Institute as “The Greatest American Western,” The Searchers was also deemed “culturally, historically, and aesthetically significant” by the …

Louisiana Public Broadcast spotlighting stories of Blacks, Indigenous people and people of color in the Southern United States with its new limited series, according to a press release. Retrospective: Louisiana presents the work of filmmakers Zac Manuel and Kiyoko McCrae. Hindsight is part of a large project in partnership with Firelight Media, Reel South and …

The Enduring Film Series will host a film screening on the first Tuesday of each month through April at the Riverwalk Theater in Edwards.Walking Mountains Science Center / Courtesy photo The Walking Mountains Science Center screens the first film in its free annual series of sustainable films this Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. …

The Sunrise Theater is presenting two new documentaries at the Sunrise for one screening each – “The Gardener” on Thursday November 4th and Beatrix Farrand’s “American Landscapes on Thursday November 18th. Each film follows a distinct horticulturalist and reflects on the importance of gardening and its impact on our lives. Sandhills Horticultural Gardens sponsors both …

Actor and former wrestler John Cena is currently negotiating to star in Pierre Morel’s action-comedy “Freelance”, which Stuart Ford’s MCO will sell at the upcoming virtual American Film Market. According to Deadline, Steve Richards of Endurance Media will produce the project alongside Renee Tab and Christopher Tuffin of Sentient Entertainment. Endurance will co-finance with AGC, …

NNA | Update: October 23, 2021 9:08 p.m. STI Washington [US]Oct. 23 (ANI): Actor and former wrestler John Cena is currently in negotiations to star in Pierre Morel’s action-comedy film “Freelance,” which Stuart Ford’s AGC will sell at the upcoming Virtual U.S. Film Market .According to Deadline, Endurance Media’s Steve Richards will produce the project …

Bright Lights Film kicked off its fall 2021 series on Wednesday, September 22 with the documentary “On These Grounds”. The film was created by three alumni, Garret Zevgetis ’05, Kevin Bright ’76 and Christopher Dawkins ’16, who joined together with activists, geographers and North Carolina sheriffs to “expose over-policing in schools ”. The Bright Lights …

Indigenous Advocacy and Student Support Team’s Fall 2021 film series to continue with documentary discussion The Peyote route at 4:30 p.m. on November 11 via Zoom. Any interested member of the Illinois State University community is welcome to attend. The Peyote route, narrated by Peter Coyote, is expected to be screened independently, and is available …

Julia Louis-Dreyfus has joined Jonah Hill and Eddie Murphy in a new Netflix comedy. Kenya Barris made her directorial debut with the untitled film and wrote the screenplay with Jonah. Plot details on the project are being kept under wraps, but it would be an incisive examination of modern love and family dynamics and how …

Julia Louis-Dreyfus has joined Jonah Hill and Eddie Murphy in a new Netflix comedy. Kenya Barris made her directorial debut with the untitled film and wrote the screenplay with Jonah. Plot details on the project are being kept under wraps, but it would be an incisive examination of modern love and family dynamics and how …

New Globe Reports Global Comedy Film Market intelligence is intended to provide selective experiences on the turning points of important events and insight into the corporate space. The report also sheds light on the trends and key factors that play an important role in the business arena. Further, the report is offered to offer significant …

Anna Feder is the curator of the Bright Lights Film Series. The college’s Bright Lights Film Series announced their fall 2021 lineup on Sept. 7, featuring 12 documentary films that highlight social justice issues. The series is curated by VMA Professor Anna Feder and each screening is free to the Emerson community and general public. …

Barcelona-based digital marketplace Filmarket Hub and Sitges Festival in Catalonia have unveiled this year’s lineups for Sitges Pitchbox, an international pitching event focused on genre feature films and series in development. This year’s event will take place October 8-15 as part of the industry’s broader activities at the Sitges Film Festival. Representatives of each project …

CLINTON – The Hamilton College Fall Film Series (Forum on Image and Language in Motion) returns for the fall semester 2021. All events are free and take place in the Bradford Auditorium in the Kirner-Johnson building on the Hamilton campus. The FILM series welcomes members of the public fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All visitors must …

– Advertising – Paper tigers is a 2020 American film. The film is based on martial arts and is a dramatic comedy film. It is written and directed by Bao Tran and was very successful. The feature film is the directorial debut of Baro Tran. Popular actors of film stars Alain Uy, Ron Yuan and …

Writer’s Note: I was in high school when I first heard of “James Bond” and “007”. A classmate invited me to go to the movies and a James Bond movie was showing. I don’t remember the name of the movie, but I still remember great shots of beaches and resorts somewhere in the Caribbean, lots …

Six award-winning Jewish-themed films produced in the United States, Syria, Israel, Italy and Poland and will screen in person and virtually starting October 6, for six consecutive weeks. All films have been recognized at festivals in the United States, Europe and Israel. The series is brought to the community by the Jewish Federation of Greater …

The QC Environmental Film Series, which begins August 29, will be presented by the Joyce and Tony Singh Family Foundation, River Action and Nahant Marsh. Admission to the five films is $ 20, otherwise $ 5 per film. Here is an overview of the schedule of films that will be screened at 2 p.m. at …

EXCLUSIVE: Nominated for Oscars and Emmy Awards POV shorts, from American Documentary, is slated to launch its fourth season via PBS and streamed on POV.org on September 6. This season will feature 13 new, diverse non-fiction shorts across 7 episodes addressing the complexities of family, identity and community. “This is a deeply touching group of …

New trailer for Dumb Troma Horror Comedy Film ‘Big Freaking Rat’ by Alex Billington August 5, 2021Source: Youtube “Prepare for the ultimate predator! “ Madman Films has released an official international trailer for Fat creepy rat, a ridiculous horror special from film B Troma by filmmaker Thomas J. Churchill (also B movies Fire of the …

Jackie Mason in New York recording her album “I Want To Leave You With The Words Of A Great Comedian”, February 20, 1963. (Popsie Randolph / Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Images) (JTA) – Jackie Mason, who died at the age of 93 on Saturday, didn’t always want to be a comedian. In fact, it …

(JTA) – Jackie Mason, who died on Saturday at the age of 93, didn’t always want to become an actor. In fact, it wasn’t until he was 30 that he left the Orthodox rabbinate for irreverent open mic parties. Mason, born Yacov Moshe Maza of Orthodox parents, was one of the last survivors of the …

PEARL OF WISDOM, a creative development project of an Indian incognito entertainment holding company with growing global fame, and by multi-hyphenated entertainment Marlene Sharp (SONIC BOOM, YO-KAI WATCH, POSTMAN PAT: THE MOVIE ), is the recipient of several 2021 screenplay commendations, including winner status at the recent Austin Comedy Film Festival. The script for the …

Unstitched is an American television series created by David Javerbaum and Chuck Lorre and Kathy Bates. This series is full of funny comedy series. In total, there were twenty episodes of the series commissioned by Warner Bros. The composer of the series is Joseph LoDuca, he is from the United States. This series is now …

Charlie Hill was a member of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin. He was also the first Native American comedian to appear on “The Tonight Show” with Johnny Carson. Hill is a central figure in comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff’s book, “We Had a Little Real Estate Problem: The Unheralded Story of Native Americans & Comedy”. – …

Latina Christmas Special, the American comedy of Latino proportions, is back for one night only with Latina Christmas Special “Special”. The exclusive, behind-the-scenes live virtual event featuring María Russell (TruTV’s Tacoma FD, MTV’s Teen Wolf), Diana Yanez (Margaret Cho’s Sensual Woman) and Sandra Valls (Showtime’s Latin Comedy Divas) will be hosted by multiple Emmy and …

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York The NYC Arab American Comedy Festival, or “COVID Can’t Stop Arabs From Being Funny,” will have a virtual laugh this weekend. Actor and comedian Maysoon Zayid and co-founder and “partner …

The New York Arab American Comedy Festival is back – virtually, that is – to make people laugh in these trying times. What started as a festival in 2003, just two years after September 11, has grown into the most successful comedy festival featuring Arab comics of different faiths. Now, with the festival going virtual, …

Actor Carl Reiner and his wife Estelle pose at the premiere of the HBO documentary “If You’re Not In the Obit, Eat Breakfast” in Beverly Hills, California, United States on May 17, 2017 Reuters He still played voice roles in his 90s and played a key role in “If You’re Not In The Obit, Eat …

AAs the 21st century dawned, it looked like comedy legend Carl Reiner’s last moment in the limelight could be his little bittersweet role in Steven Soderbergh’s 2001 caper remake of Ocean’s Eleven. He played Saul. Bloom, the old crook and funny mentor to the two dudes in charge: Danny Ocean (George Clooney) and Rusty Ryan …

GLENDALE – A revolving door of humorous yet realistic characters charmed audiences during the latest production of “Where Is Your Groom?” II which was staged for the Greater Los Angeles Community on Sunday, October 6, 2019, scoring a six-year run on stages from his debut at The Players Theater in New York’s historic Greenwich Village …

Every Friday afternoon, for most of my adult life, I found myself in a mosque. For half an hour, in the middle of a working day, Muslims gather for Friday prayers – this is the time to pray, to find community and to re-energize spiritually. I have always looked forward to this brief moment of …

Saturday Night Live alum Nasim Pedrad brings something to American television that has never really existed before: the Iranian-American experience. Nasim Pedrad is set to star in a new TBS comedy titled Chad, who follows a 14-year-old Iranian boy to high school. Chad, played by Pedrad, has quite a journey ahead of him – navigating …

On a warmly lit underground stage with an iconic brick wall behind the microphone, the 14th annual New York Arab-American Comedy Festival kicked off Thursday. The sold-out show brought audience members neck and neck to one of Manhattan’s famous comedy clubs, The Stand. The festival brings together Arab-American comics from across the country. It ran …

Val Kilmer goes international for its next project. Kilmer signed to play in 1st Born, a comedy by Iranian director Ali Atshani. The project centers on a newlywed couple, Iran-born Ben and his American wife, Kate, who live in California. When there is a complication with Kate’s first pregnancy, Ben and Kate’s families have to …

July 27, 2013: In this file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un leans on a balcony and waves to cheering Korean War veterans below at the end of a mass military parade in the square Kim Il Sung in Pyongyang to mark the 60th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice. (AP/File) NEWYou can now …