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Documentary from professor to debut at SXSW

Online Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2015

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Scott Christopherson is exhausted.He currently holds what feel like three full-time jobs. He is a professor at St. Edward’s, teaching Documentary Production, Video Production and Editing and Introduction to Communication. Most of ...

‘Boyhood’ wins best way to waste 12 years of filmmaking

Life & Arts Editor

February 23, 2015

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At the 87th Annual Academy Awards, host Neil Patrick Harris opened big with impressive green screen effects and a musical dedication to take us back to the movies we all know and love.The musical number was a departure from t...

Staff predictions: who is going home with a petite golden man

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February 6, 2015

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'Birdman' flies high, competes with 'Boyhood'“Birdman" was the movie no one wanted to see.In a world saturated with the superhero motif and not necessarily in need of an epic Michael Keaton comeback, it wasn’t love at first sight...

‘4 Minute Mile’ inspires hard work, ambition, persistence

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January 23, 2015

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“4 Minute Mile" is a new Netflix drama that is bound to make you shed a tear or two in a good way.The film, directed by Charles-Olivier Michaud, is packed with an emotional road of a teen’s self-discovery.The movie starts off with...

Chelsea Handler’s irreverent humor uncensored on Netflix

Print Editor-in-Chief

November 17, 2014

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Earlier this year, Netflix announced that comedian Chelsea Handler would be joining the company to create a new late night show and several stand up specials. The first special from this deal is "Chelsea Handler: Uganda Be Kiddi...

Django Unchained makes unexpected appearance on Netflix

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November 10, 2014

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It’s safe to say that "Django Unchained" unexpectedly appearing on Netflix was a secret gift for those who miss the opportunity the first time, and others who simply just love the movie."Django Unchained" tells the story ...

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