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An updating table of contents for all of our video and written dispatches from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

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Michael Kutza, Retiring Founder of Cinema/Chicago, to be Honored at July 14th Gala

An article about the retirement of Cinema/Chicago founder and CEO Michael Kutza.

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Mr. SOUL! to Screen at AFI DOCS on June 16th

An article about Melissa Haizlip and Samuel D. Pollard's "Mr. SOUL!", screening Saturday, June 16th, at AFI DOCS. And Rory Kennedy's "Above and Beyond: NASA'S Journey to Tomorrow.'

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Cannes 2018 Video #8: Ed Lachman, William Nack and More

Our eighth and final video dispatch from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival includes tributes to cinematographer Ed Lachman and the late sports writer William Nack.

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Dark Souls Remastered Wants to Make You Cry This Summer

A review of Dark Souls Remastered, a game so good it will make you cry.

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Why you must see "In & Of Itself"; Influence of Twitter's Power Users; Amber Tamblyn on #TimesUp; Cashmere spotlights multicultural content; Old people vs. technology.

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Five Ways to Save Star Wars

The suggestions in this article are worth 10 billion dollars.

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Steve James Named 2018 Guggenheim Honoree by American Film Institute

An article about Steve James, the American Film Institute's 2018 Guggenheim Honoree .

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The Woman Trapped: The Lens of Ida Lupino

The legendary actress fought to break the bonds the studio system placed upon her.

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CBS All Access' Strange Angel is a Slow Burn Through Fascinating History

A review of the new drama Strange Angel, starring Jack Reynor, Bella Heathcote, and Rupert Friend.

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Bright Wall/Dark Room June 2018: Bob Fosse's Dance with the Five Stages of Grief in "All That Jazz"

An excerpt from the latest edition of the online magazine, Bright Wall/Dark Room.

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In the Presence of Royalty: John Travolta on Gotti, Grease, Robert Shapiro and More

An interview with John Travolta, star and executive producer of "Gotti."