Hollywood 2020: Disney Schedule in 2020 and 2021

Disney Schedule in 2020 and 2021

Notturno: Gianfranco Rosi’s Urgent, Acclaimed Documentary

Notturno: Gianfranco Rosi’s Urgent, Acclaimed Documentary By Emanuel Levy The Italian-American documentarian Gianfranco Rosi, who’s 56, is one of the most acclaimed¬† filmmakers working in cinema today. His latest feature, Notturno (“Night”), shot over the course of three years in Syria, Iraq, Kurdistan, and Lebanon, Notturno, offers a timely and urgent chronicle of ordinary people […]

Regina King: Zman 3

One Night in Miami, Oscar-Winner Regina King’s Bold Directing Debut, Meditation on What Happened When Four Black Celebs Met in 1964 By Emanuel Levy* In 2019, Regina King was named by Time magazine one of the 100 most influential people in the world, largely based on her achievements as Oscar winner (playing a troubled mother […]

Oscar Directors: Format

September 12, 2020 Career Summation Occupational Inheritance: Nationality: UK Social Class: Race/Ethnicity: Jewish Family: Formal Education: Training: First Film: Killing Fields, 1984; 40 Breakthrough: The Killing Fields, 1984, 40 First Oscar Nomination: The Killing Fields, 1984, 40 Gap between First Film and First Nom: No gap Other Oscars: Other Oscar Nominations:¬† The Mission, 1986; age […]

Venice Film Fest 2020: Post-Lockdown Edition is a Success

Venice holding the first international film festival since the COVID-19 lockdown–risky success.