Remarkably, in a culture which segregates women, the first feature film ever shot entirely in Saudi Arabia was directed by a woman.
Sep. 25, 2013from To the Point
Haiffa Al-Mansour is a Saudi Arabian female filmmaker -- a surprising feat in a country that has banned movie theaters and has restrictive views of women.
Sep. 21, 2013from The Business
The nominations for the 2020 Academy awards were announced Monday morning, which showcased some historic nominations and notable upsets.
Jan. 13from Arts & Culture Stories
Composer Daniel Lopatin says the score for the film was built around Adam Sandler’s character, Howard Ratner.
Jan. 10from KCRW Features
T he film took home the top prize for Best Ensemble.
Jan. 22from KCRW Features
Texts, documents and a Ritz-Carlton Vienna notepad
Jan. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
In a closely-watched trial, Weinstein has won himself no favors with the judge after bringing in two cellphones and texting during court proceedings.
Jan. 10from Hollywood Breakdown
President Trump and Iran’s Ayatollah brushed with armed conflict this week. Did it all begin with the U.S.
Jan. 9from To the Point
Tensions between the US and Iran continue to mount following last week’s U.S. airstrike that killed a top Iranian general. We hear reactions from Iranian Americans living in LA.
Jan. 6from Greater LA
It’s a podcast crossover event! Recently, Kim Masters sat on the other side of the mic as Ronan Farrow interviewed her for an episode of his “Catch and Kill Podcast.”
Jan. 17from The Business
This week we’re looking at several films from 2019 in which food was a subtle yet powerful storytelling device. Plus: we’re looking at the never-ending quest for a hangover cure.
Jan. 3from Good Food