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A Renaissance in Independent Filmmaking

A Renaissance in Independent Filmmaking

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Your favorite movie from the past five years almost wasn’t made. Luckily, it was, thanks to the growing independent studios that put it in theaters.

‘Hereditary’ Scares On Two Levels at SXSW

‘Hereditary’ Scares On Two Levels at SXSW

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

A24's newest horror film “Hereditary” ditches jump scares for deeper, psychological anxieties that work together to recreate what nightmares are made of.

Greta Gerwig and the Indie That Could

Greta Gerwig and the Indie That Could

By Ryan Mikel, Entertainment Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

Greta Gerwig, director of this year's smash hit "Lady Bird," spoke with college newspapers about mothers and daughters, women in film and coming of age.

NYFF 2017: Magic of Childhood in ‘The Florida Project’

NYFF 2017: Magic of Childhood in ‘The Florida Project’

By Daniella Nichinson, Film Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

In Sean Baker's "The Florida Project," the darkness of the state is revealed.