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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.

Staff Recs: Who Should Win Best Picture

Staff Recs: Who Should Win Best Picture

By Ryan Mikel, Jordan Reynolds, Alejandro Villa Vásquez, Matthew Holman, and Sayer Devlin

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

The WSN Staff makes a case for which "Best Picture" nominees should take home the top prize at the 90th Academy Awards this Sunday.

Deliberate Complexity at the Heart of ‘Phantom Thread’

Deliberate Complexity at the Heart of ‘Phantom Thread’

By Zuzia Czemier-Wolonciej, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Paul Thomas Anderson’s "Phantom Thread" is executed well and with care, making for a cinematic experience that never stops giving.