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Rahbani’s social critique still rings true

Ziad Rahbani’s play Film Ameriki Tawil was first staged 35 years ago.
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I was always curious about why the masses follow certain people, millions following one person, mused choreographer and dancer Khouloud Yassine.
Cloverfield director Matt Reeves has stepped in to direct The Batman for Warner Bros. just a few weeks after star Ben Affleck left the post.
In this satire about a TV reality comedy series, its star, Henry Phillips, suffers one indignity after another.
A darkly humorous new series is like “Mr. Robot” redone as a whimsical farce
This NBC series doesn’t have the blunt effectiveness and visceral pull of the film franchise, but it, too, has bad guys and vulnerable women.
Two teenage boys in the 1990s bond over alt-rock only to have their friendship strained in this first feature directed by Miles Joris-Peyrafitte.
Walter Iuzzolino’s goal is to stream the world’s very best dramas that aren’t in English.
Prettily filmed yet parochial, this film follows two lovers through a mass starvation in the early 1930s.
Actors from the television show “Humans” and their instructor, a choreographer and movement director, on how to make like a machine playing a person.
This documentary reflects on a legacy of political turmoil as the director, Dominique Dubosc, returns to Paraguay after 40 years.
The New York Times film critics review “My Life as a Zucchini,” “Dying Laughing” and “Get Out."
The singer, pregnant with twins, was to headline the festival over two weekends in April; her company and the event’s promoter said she will perform in 2018.
Alan and Trudy Goldberg have spent a lifetime together collecting art in Mexico. Now their finds are bound for the new Mexican Museum in San Francisco.
The writer and director discusses a sequence from his film.
Jordan Peele narrates a sequence from his film.
Representative William Lacy Clay, Democrat of Missouri, filed a suit arguing that the removal of a high school student’s work violated the artist’s rights.
Elise Gravel, a French-Canadian illustrator, recreated some images from her picture books “The Great Antonio” and her series about Earth’s unloved creatures.
Cartoonist James Sturm drew live comics for The New York Times and talked about his picture books "Birdsong" and "Ape and Armadillo."
Recent posts from our visual exploration of dance on Instagram.
Vanessa Brantley Newton showed The New York Times how she illustrated "The Youngest Marcher," a picture book about 9 year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks' role in the civil rights movement.
Vanessa Brantley Newton showed The New York Times how she illustrated "The Youngest Marcher," a picture book about 9 year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks' role in the civil rights movement.
Javaka Steptoe, who won the 2017 Caldecott Medal for his "Radiant Child," a biography for children about the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, demonstrated his art for The New York Times.
The director Sam Gold’s production of the Shakespeare tragedy, which has had a rocky road to fruition, will open in June.
George O'Connor showed us how he brought ancient gods to life in his graphic novel series "Olympians."
Nick Bruel showed us how he draws Bad Kitty, the hilariously moody cat from his best-selling chapter books.
TIFF is reducing the overall number of films it will screen for this year's edition by 20 per cent and getting rid of two programs.
The executive producers of the new Fox series "24: Legacy" are apologizing for using footage from a terror attack at a Kenya mall that killed 67 people.
Ringo Starr got a little help from his friend when Paul McCartney dropped by to work on his new album – the first time the two surviving Beatles have come together in the studio in seven years.
Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it every day for the next three
Mr. Hallberg is to be a resident international guest artist at the company, which he says gave him new artistic life.
Rihanna may go by 'badgalriri' on Instagram, but the pop singer's good deeds haven't gone unnoticed by Harvard University, which will celebrate her w
Hollywood star George Clooney said Thursday that he will be stopping his visits to the world's troublespots now that his wife is pregnant with twins
A photo exhibition dedicated to the Khojaly genocide will be held in the Old City (Icheri Sheher) on February 24-26, Trend Life reported.
The Azerbaijani State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre will present the play "Swan Lake" composed by Pyotr Tchaikovsky on March 7.

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