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Czech filmmaker Jiri Menzel
Emanuel LevyOctober 2, 2020

Jiri Menzel, the Czech director nominated for the Golden Globes and winner of the Oscar for foreign-language film for Closely Watched Trains, died...

Gary Cooper and Helen Hayes in “A Farewell to Arms” (1932)
Meher TatnaSeptember 29, 2020

There is an apocryphal story about Ernest Hemingway telling Howard Hawks his opinion of Hollywood money. “Walk to the Nevada side of the...

Scene from "The River" (1951)
Meher TatnaSeptember 26, 2020

When Martin Scorsese was nine-years-old, his father took him to see Jean Renoir’s film The River. He said later that it would turn out to be one...

Nadav Lapid
Emanuel LevySeptember 26, 2020

With three of his four features winning awards at major film festivals, Nadav Lapid is not only one of Israel's most brilliant directors, but also...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Elisabeth SeredaSeptember 24, 2020

If you are a woman in America you owe her your right to have a credit card in your own name, your consent for your medical treatments, the ability...

Actress Diana Rigg, Golden Globe nominee
Elisabeth SeredaSeptember 17, 2020

Todas las chicas querían ser ella. O para ser exactos, Emma Peel. Eran los Swinging Sixties, la época de la minifalda, el delineador de ojos y los...

Dolores Del Río
Noël de SouzaSeptember 17, 2020

María de los Dolores Asúnsolo y López-Negrete nació en Durango (México) el 3 de agosto de 1904. Perteneciente a una familia de la aristocracia...

Dolores Del Río
Noël de SouzaSeptember 16, 2020

Maria de los Delores Asunsolo y Lopez-Negrete was born in the Mexican town of Durango on August 3, 1904, to wealthy Mexican aristocracy. They...

Petra Costa
Emanuel LevySeptember 16, 2020

The Edge of Democracy, (Democracia em Vertigem) the forceful political documentary by Petra Costa, was one of the five nominees for the Best...

Actress Diana Rigg, Golden Globe nominee
Elisabeth SeredaSeptember 16, 2020

All the girls wanted to be her. Or to be exact: Emma Peel. It was the Swinging Sixties, the time of the mini, the eyeliner, and the Beatles, and...