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Tribeca 2018: ‘The Night Eats the World’ Is A Great Zombie Movie

Tribeca 2018: ‘The Night Eats the World’ Is A Great Zombie Movie

By Alex Cullina, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film, Tribeca Film Fest

“The Night Eats the World" follows one man's journey after an outbreak of flesh-eating zombies.

Day in the Life: Paris

Day in the Life: Paris

By Kaity Berg, Contributing Writer

April 13, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

Did you ever wonder what is it like spending a semester at NYU Paris? Find out about a typical day at the abroad site.

Second Language Proficiency Must Be Required

Second Language Proficiency Must Be Required

By Jan Alex, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In order for American students to remain cultured in an increasingly interconnected world, the U.S. needs to take pro-active measures to increase the foreign language literacy of students. If we do not act fast, we will simply be left behind.

Matiere S/S 2018

Matiere S/S 2018

By Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor

July 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Matiere – it always sounds better in French, doesn’t it? Matiere, meaning “matter” in English, presented a minimal and modern Spring/Summer 2018 collection featuring futuristic fabrics and textiles. Titled "‘Reflections’ Run of the Show," the collection featured materials such as Japanese h...

‘Cezanne et Moi’ Brings to Life the Friendship of Two Great Artists

‘Cezanne et Moi’ Brings to Life the Friendship of Two Great Artists

By Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

A new French film follows the sometimes volatile relationship between the Impressionist painter Paul Cézanne and novelist Émile Zola.

Quiet and Contemplative, ‘Death of King Louis XIV’ Captures a Great Figure on Screen

Quiet and Contemplative, ‘Death of King Louis XIV’ Captures a Great Figure on Screen

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

Albert Serra takes on the legacy of one of the loudest, most pompous kings in French history in new film "The Death of King Louis XIV" and makes it into a marvelously slow and quiet affair.

‘Raw’ Gnaws Through Expectations of Female Sexuality

‘Raw’ Gnaws Through Expectations of Female Sexuality

By Sydney Rappis, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

Finally, a movie about cannibalism and freshmen hazing that is about neither of those things — "Raw" brings female desire to the forefront of the conversation in the most exaggerated way possible, so even the most reticent will catch the hints.

Isabelle Huppert Shines in ‘Things to Come’

Isabelle Huppert Shines in ‘Things to Come’

By Zach Martin, Editor at Large

November 28, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Mia Hansen-Love's new French drama "Things to Come" brings out the subtleties of heartbreak when one least expects it.

“Ne Me Quitte Pas” Is a Slow But Worthwhile Meditation on Life

“Ne Me Quitte Pas” Is a Slow But Worthwhile Meditation on Life

By Daniella Nichinson, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

"Ne Me Quitte Pas" offers comfort in its mundane observation of two cantankerous old men's lives.

‘Seasons’ Argues for Environmental Protection

‘Seasons’ Argues for Environmental Protection

By Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Can humanity survive itself for much longer?

Zang Toi S/S 2017

Zang Toi S/S 2017

By Asha Ruparell, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

As guests took their seats, romantic French music charmed the crowd at Zang Toi’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection, Glorious Giverny Garden. Spring in France was definitely reflected from the opening look to the finale, with black, beige, and purple being the colours of choice. Toi held to tradi...

Q&A with the Tandon Student Behind the Facially Cognizant Robot

Q&A with the Tandon Student Behind the Facially Cognizant Robot

By Brooke Jensen, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Tandon doctoral candidate, Jared Frank, was selected as one of 10 American students to attend FADEx 2016 in France.

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