co-director of “United Skates”
World on Wheels is a roller skating rink on Venice Blvd in Mid City.
May. 27, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
World on Wheels is a roller skating rink on Venice Blvd in Mid City. It was closed for years, and that meant the end to local African American skate culture.
Feb. 22, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
"Beanpole" is a new Russian drama directed by the prodigiously gifted Kantemir Balogov.
Feb. 14from Film Reviews
The Netflix series “Cheer” focuses on the stressful lives of junior college cheerleaders fighting for their next national championship.
Feb. 7from The Business
A new screen version of "The Call of the Wild" is calling to us; it's the Jack London story of a California dog named buck who goes native in the Yukon of the Gold Rush days.
Feb. 21from Film Reviews
A certain kind of coffee cake is served across all LAUSD schools. The original recipe is from 1954.
Feb. 19from Greater LA
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
February 24 will be the memorial for Kobe Bryant at the Staples Center. The event is restricted to ticket holders who snagged one of the 20,000 seats.
Feb. 21from KCRW Features
In author and cultural historian Sam Wasson's new book, 'The Big Goodbye', he tells us that the 1970s ended in Hollywood in 1974, with the release of the epochal film 'Chinatown'.
Feb. 21from The Treatment
Since the #OscarsSoWhite movement kicked off five years ago, the Academy has worked to make its membership more diverse.
Feb. 7from Hollywood Breakdown
Celebrate Mid-Century design and more in Palm Springs; explore Frieze LA on the back lot of Paramount Studios; and visit several other art fairs and related events across town;…
Feb. 10from Design and Architecture