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‘Fire at Sea’ Explores Refugee Crisis

‘Fire at Sea’ Explores Refugee Crisis

By Thomas Lange, Contributing Writer

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Between its heavily topical focus on the Syrian refugee crisis and its unique, almost narrative-less way of storytelling, Gianfranco Rosi's new documentary "Fire at Sea" is a beautifully affecting piece of work.

The Old Chance

The Old Chance

By Thomas Lange, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts

With perhaps one of the most enigmatic stories of any in his profession, Chance the Rappers' tale of ascendance to major-level fame is iconic.

Angel Olsen Brings the Light to Brooklyn

Angel Olsen Brings the Light to Brooklyn

By Jacob Fox, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

Fresh off the heels of the release of her debut album, Angel Olsen stuns in her set at Warsaw on Sunday night.