Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Through Black Spruce and Indigenous identity, on and off the screen

What happens when the author of the work you are adapting becomes controversial? https://www.cbc.ca/radio/q/blog/through-black-spruce-and-indigenous-identity-on-and-off-the-screen-1.4816127?cmp=rss

Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma wins top prize at Venice Film Festival

Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron's Roma, a black-and-white drama based on his childhood in Mexico, won the Golden Lion award at Venice on...

Bill Daily, sidekick on hit 60s and 70s sitcoms, dead at 91

Bill Daily, the comic sidekick to leading men on the sitcoms I Dream of Jeannie and The Bob Newhart Show, has died,...

Designer Ralph Lauren marks 50th anniversary with star-studded gala

Top fashion designer Ralph Lauren marked 50 years in the business on Friday with a celebrity-filled gala in Manhattan's Central Park. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/ralph-lauren-50th-gala-1.4815936?cmp=rss

Cardi B shown lunging at Nicki Minaj in video at NY Fashion Week party

The ongoing feud between rappers Cardi B and Nicki Minaj escalated Friday, turning physical at a New York Fashion Week party. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/cardi-minaj-altercation-ny-1.4815943?cmp=rss

‘Share Her Journey’ rally at TIFF draws attention to inequality of women in film

TIFF has made a five-year commitment to increasing participation, skills, and opportunities for women behind and in front of the camera. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/tiff-share-her-journey-rally-promoting-women-in-film-1.4815041?cmp=rss

TIFF’s ‘Share Her Journey’ rally promotes festival’s commitment to advancing women in film

TIFF has made a five-year commitment to increasing participation, skills, and opportunities for women behind and in front of the camera. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/tiff-share-her-journey-rally-promoting-women-in-film-1.4815041?cmp=rss

‘Share Her Journey’ rally organized by TIFF shows support for women in film

TIFF has made a five-year commitment to increasing participation, skills, and opportunities for women behind and in front of the camera. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/tiff-share-her-journey-rally-promoting-women-in-film-1.4815041?cmp=rss

‘There’s no more exciting time to be covering country music’: How the genre became...

Country music has attained greater popularity among younger fans in recent years largely because those listeners are more genre indiscriminate and the...

Rapper Mac Miller dead at age 26

Mac Miller's family confirmed Friday in a statement that the young rapper was dead, but gave no further details. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/mac-miller-obit-1.4815677?cmp=rss