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Get Your Movie On at The New York African Film Festival

Get Your Movie On at The New York African Film Festival

I’ve been aching to write posts about the films I’ve been watching in my African film class this semester, but I’ve held back because a lot of the movies worth writing about are hard to get here in the US. This week, though, marks the start of the 21st New York African Film Festival, taking(…)

Netflix Fix! Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance

Koyaanisqatsi is the first film in the Qatsi trilogy created by director Godfrey Reggio, with scores by Philip Glass.  The late 70s and early 80s in NYC + nature + intense synth music = a recipe for success! Dan and I recently saw Philip Glass and the New York Philharmonic perform the score to Koyaanisqatsi(…)