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Moviediva provides thoughtful film writing, with reviews containing biographical and production details, critical opinion from old and new sources, photos from out of print sources and a collection of vintage movie-star scrapbooks and the moviediva's own definite point of view.
The North Carolina Museum of Art Spring Film Series highlights the works of Satyajit Ray and Sidney Lumet: Spring 2016.
This month's "Movies on the Radio" with Frank Stasio and Marsha Gordon on WUNC's "The State of Things" asked listeners for films that were Forbidden: http://wunc.org/post/movies-radio-forbidden-films#stream/0 This was a very popular installment!
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"The darkness that settles over a movie theater is equivalent to the act of closing the eyes. Then, on screen, as within the human being, the nocturnal voyage into the unconscious begins." --Luis Bunuel