Netflix is the New H-Wood: A Closer Look at the Controversy at Cannes

When cinema legends Pedro Almodovar and Will Smith clashed over the role of Netflix in film at this year’s Festival de Cannes, it was the perfect storm for an international headline. Smith, a progressive, naturally laid out a passionate case for the benefits of a diet consisting of both streaming and theater-going. But ultimately, surrounded […]

In Moonlight, Black Boys Look Blue: Symbols of Intersectionality in Moonlight

Moonlight (2016) | Directed by Barry Jenkins | Drama | R | With Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders, Janelle Monáe, Mahershala Ali | A24 | Runtime: 111 minutes | Box Office: $56 million | Rotten Tomatoes score: 98% Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight is a complex film that address race, gender, and sexuality. The film’s character-driven narrative follows […]