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Betty & Oswald: The Aussie BBQ Set Review and Interview

Some of the best performances I saw at CMW were three sets that folk-rock duo Betty & Oswald did at Johnny Jackson and the Aussie BBQ at the Horseshoe and the Rivoli.   612 more words


Virginia-Highland Summerfest (June 6 & 7, 2015)

Location:  Virginia-Highland
833 Virginia Avenue NE
Atlanta, Georgia

Time:  Saturday, 10:00 AM- 11:00 PM
Sunday, 10:00 AM- 6:00 PM

Details:  Featuring art, music, food and fun, Summerfest is one of Atlanta’s premier seasonal festivals. 84 more words


Cannes: Jacques Audiard's 'Dheepan' Wins Palme d'Or

CANNES — French auteur Jacques Audiard’s “Dheepan,” an intimately observed, mostly Tamil-language drama about a makeshift family of Sri Lankan refugees in Paris, was the unexpected winner of the Palme d’Or at the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on Sunday night. 1,255 more words


Edmonton, Canada: Festival City

Just this week I happened to read an article on National Geographic about the Top 10 summer trips of 2015.  Going through the list I ended up finding feelings of confusion and shock as I noticed… 293 more words

Cannes: Audiard's 'Dheepan' Wins Palme D'Or At Emotional, Musical Ceremony - Update

UPDATE, 12:30 PM PT: Jacques Audiard’s Dheepan, a drama about a Sri Lankan Tamil warrior who flees to France and works as a caretaker outside Paris, scooped the Palme d’Or this evening. 805 more words

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Cannes Film Review: 'The Other Side'

Having wrapped his Texas trilogy —  “The Passage,” “Low Tide” and “Stop the Pounding Heart” — Italian chronicler of the American margins Roberto Minervini heads next door to Louisiana, where he finds a fresh group of desperados to observe in “The Other Side,” a soul-draining, feature-length look at the bastard stepchildren of the American Dream. 730 more words