Film Studies: International Film Fest and More

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Though you may be completely satisfied with whatever shameless 90’s re-release and crappy Nicholas Sparks adaptation that’s currently plaguing our city’s multiplexes, chances are you’re yearning for something a little more topical. Well, you’re in luck because yesterday marked the opening of the 26th annual DC International Film Festival. Catch our crash course, plus additional suggestions for the non-film-fest-goers … Continue reading

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(VIDEO) KONY 2012

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Joseph Kony is a Ugandan war criminal responsible for the rape, abduction, and mutilation of countless children, but until today, most of the world had no clue who he was. Now, thanks to the activism of a group called Invisible … Continue reading

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(Trailer) The Liberation

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For those of you who aren’t familiar with the incredible work done at DC Central Kitchen, this revolutionary culinary training program gives a much needed second chance to those who need it most. Former Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty and Christoph … Continue reading

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Breakdancing in Edgewood

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Local cinematographer and filmmaker extraordinaire, Dave Adams, captured the group Words Beats and Life breakdancing in front of “From Edgewood to the End of the World,” DC’s largest mural to make this mesmerizing short. It’s Thursday. Friday can’t get here fast enough. Here are people breakdancing in slow … Continue reading

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