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'Obit' Follows The 'Times' Team Charged With Turning Lives Into History

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:54am

A documentarian spent six days filming The New York Times obit desk at work. One staffer describes the process of writing an obituary as "equal parts exhilaration and terror."

(Image credit: Courtesy of Kino Lorber)

She Calls Her Movies 'Afro Bubble Gum Art'

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:00am

Wanuri Kahiu doesn't want to make films about suffering Africans. Her movies celebrate happiness — with a sci-fi twist.

(Image credit: Ryan Lash //TED)

Art Is A Matter Of Life And Death In 'The Electric Sublime'

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 6:00am

W. Maxwell Prince's bloody, silly and deeply likeable new graphic novel imagines a world where works of art are real spaces you can step into — with real problems that can cause hundreds of deaths.

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