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On Jacqueline Audry's Newly Restored Lost Queer Cinema Classic, Olivia

Audry’s work challenged social constructs dictating how a woman should behave and desire, in part motivated by how she was treated within the industry.

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Son of the father: Peter Fonda, 1940-2019

From a childhood of pain, a lifetime of art.

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Mindhunter Stakes Claim as Netflix’s Best Drama

A review of Netflix's brilliant Mindhunter.

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Viveik Kalra on Blinded by the Light, Discovering Bruce Springsteen, What's Next and More

An interview with Viveik Kalra, who makes his feature acting debut in the Bruce Springsteen-inspired film, Blinded by the Light.

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Netflix’s Docu-series The Family Offers History Lesson but Lacks Insight

A review of the new hit Netflix docu-series, The Family.

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Disappointing Why Women Kill Can’t Settle on a Tone

A review of a new CBS All Access series from the creator of Desperate Housewives.

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Ava DuVernay, Ryan Murphy, Jharrel Jerome and CBS Win Big at Inaugural AAFCA TV Honors Ceremony

An article about the inaugural AAFCA TV Honors ceremony held last Sunday, August 11th, in Marina Del Rey.

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Preview of Film at Lincoln Center's Horror Festival, Scary Movies XII

A preview of the Scary Movies program at the Lincoln Center 8/16-21.

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Danny McBride Returns to HBO with Uneven The Righteous Gemstones

A review of HBO's new comedy, premiering August 18.

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Gurinder Chadha, Sarfraz Manzoor, Viveik Kalra and Aaron Phagura on Their Bruce Springsteen-Inspired Film, Blinded by the Light

An interview with the storytellers and actors behind the Bruce Springsteen-inspired film, Blinded by the Light.

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HBO's Our Boys is the Slack Re-examination of an Israeli-Palestinian True-Crime Story

A review of the limited series Our Boys, which premieres tonight on HBO.

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