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  1. MoanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Moana would have been enormously entertaining regardless of when it came out, but its arrival at this particular moment in history gives it an added A grandly entertaining stab at old-fashioned storytelling, buoyed by smart and stylish filmmaking, a good performance by Brad Pitt and an even better one from "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens A report from AFI Fest on a special presentation of 1929's "Piccadilly," as part of a tribute to tragic screen diva Anna May Wong.

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  2. The Nature of Our Existence: On Denis Villeneuve's "Arrival"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Moana would have been enormously entertaining regardless of when it came out, but its arrival at this particular moment in history gives it an added A grandly entertaining stab at old-fashioned storytelling, buoyed by smart and stylish filmmaking, a good performance by Brad Pitt and an even better one from "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens A report from AFI Fest on a special presentation of 1929's "Piccadilly," as part of a tribute to tragic screen diva Anna May Wong.

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  3. AFI Fest 2016: "Piccadilly" and a Doomed DivaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A grandly entertaining stab at old-fashioned storytelling, buoyed by smart and stylish filmmaking, a good performance by Brad Pitt and an even better one from "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens A report from AFI Fest on a special presentation of 1929's "Piccadilly," as part of a tribute to tragic screen diva Anna May Wong.

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  4. At the 2016 AFI Fest, women, youth and violence are the underlying themesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... like director and actress Ida Lupino ("The Hitch-Hiker"); Anna May Wong, the first Chinese American movie star ("Piccadilly"); and Dorothy Dandridge, the first African American woman nominated for an Oscar ("Carmen Jones"). At a time when many are ...

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  5. AFI Fest highlights Dorothy Dandridge, Ida Lupino and Anna May WongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... turn in Otto Preminger's "Carmen Jones," the Lupino-directed "The Hitch-Hiker" and E.A. Dupont's silent film "Piccadilly," starring Wong. Wong, Dandridge and Lupino will all be featured on street-pole banners advertising the festival across Los ...

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