Orange County has been really good to us cinephiles lately. Apart from the Vietnamese International Film Festival, the ongoing Newport Beach Film Festival, and the Cinema Orange series at OCMA, we now rejoice as UC Irvine hold its 14th annual Latin American Film Festival this week.
It's a modest fe ... More >>
In July, Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 130, a bill that gives undocumented students access to private financial aid.Now, activists are pushing to get AB131 -- a second bill that undocumented students call "the real California DREAM Act -- pulled from the Senate appropriations committee, whe ... More >>
South of the
Border, Oliver Stone's documentary about the leftist revolution in
several South American countries, wasn't exactly embraced by critics
when it hit theaters in June.
Weekly summed it up as "rose-colored agitprop."
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Now, on with the show...I once had a Bolivian friend tell me that the salteña, the country's epic empa ... More >>
The big question on the mind of anyone amid the crowds at Edwards Island Cinema at Fashion Island in Newport Beach Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday nights was: My God, don't these people work? And a second: Don't they know we're teetering on Depression? Finally: Buddy, can you spare a ticket?
T ... More >>