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Oscar nominee ‘Relatos salvajes’ shocks with vignettes of vengence and violence

Taylor Samuel, Contributing Writer

March 10, 2016

The foreign film “Wild Tales” most certainly lives up to its name. It is an assemblage of six short films that all share the common theme of vengeance and violence.  Directed by the Argentine director Damian Szifron, the movie was ...

NPR journalist premiers work from South Sudan

Will Soffel, Contributing Writer

March 10, 2016

The Vukovich Center for Communication Arts was filled with students, faculty and Meadville community members on Friday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. to see NPR photographer and video editor David Gilkey.  As part of the Allegheny journalism conference, D...

Marvel’s ‘Deadpool’ kills with sadistic humor

Shea Beaumont, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2016

Meet Deadpool. A slightly psychotic, openly cynical, and foul-mouthed anti-hero crossbred with a ninja assassin and a highly talented marksman. Oh, and did I mention he has incredible regenerative healing powers and strength?...

Horror film sells out for superficial suspense

Brett Zicari, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2015

Who is M. Night Shyamalan? To most, he is the talented director of “The Sixth Sense”, “Unbreakable” and “Signs”, who has since imploded into one of the most laughable directors of the 21st century, with an ever expan...

Film reveals grief and loss after Katrina

Chloe Kedziora, Junior Features Editor

September 3, 2015

Campus: How would you describe your piece to the public? Valerie Sweeney Prince: It’s a short documentary I made just after Katrina. I think most of the filming I did around New Years Day in 2006. It’s about my husband...

Local independent filmmaker screens film and lectures aspiring students

April 6, 2014

By CAITIE MCMEKIN Photo Editor [email protected]   Photography editor Caitie McMekin got the chance to interview Erie-based independent filmmaker  John C .Lyons over the phone about his film career, before h...

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