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The Rise of Queer Cinema

The Rise of Queer Cinema

By Alex Cullina, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

In the last few years, it seems like there has been an increase in the number of films both by and about queer people.

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.

The Rise of LGBTQ Cinema

By Matthew Holman, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Uncategorized

With recent films like "Moonlight," LGBTQ cinema has evolved into a flourishing genre, marking how far society has progressed.

Staff Rants Feb. 23-28

Staff Rants Feb. 23-28

By WSN Staff

February 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Our staff returns with more stuff to rant about! Enjoy reading our passion and anger in this Oscar edition of Staff Rants.

Oscars Preview: A Tale of Two Movies, but Not Really

Oscars Preview: A Tale of Two Movies, but Not Really

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

"Moonlight" is an Oscars frontrunner, but "La La Land" is poised to sweep at the awards show.

New York Film Festival: Week One

New York Film Festival: Week One

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

September 26, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

WSN gives a brief preview of the first week of the New York Film Festival, including reviews of "Moonlight," "The Son of Joseph" and "I, Daniel Blake."