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Los Angeles Times
TV This Week, Feb. 14 - 20: 'Broad City' on Comedy CentralBlimey! It's time for the "The EE British Academy Film Awards 2016" — a.k.a. th
TV This Week, Feb. 14 - 20: 'Broad City' on Comedy Central
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Blimey! It's time for the "The EE British Academy Film Awards 2016" — a.k.a. the BAFTAs. 7:30 p.m. BBC America Isn't it romantic? Is that a rhetorical question? Either way, it's "The Bachelor at 20: A Celebration of Love." 8 p.m. ABC The zombie... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Black Panther documentary arrives in wake of Beyonce's Super Bowl performancea strong reminder of the times, then and now." If you missed its limited run a
Black Panther documentary arrives in wake of Beyonce's Super Bowl performance
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
a strong reminder of the times, then and now." If you missed its limited run at the Siskel, the film will air on PBS' "Independent Lens" Tuesday and returns for an encore screening Feb. 20 at the Chicago Cultural Center. The timing couldn't... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Black Panthers' documentary film arrives on PBSStanley Nelson, the film had a theatrical run last year and is now coming to te
'Black Panthers' documentary film arrives on PBS
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Stanley Nelson, the film had a theatrical run last year and is now coming to television for the first time as part of the "Independent Lens" documentary series. (FIRELIGHT) A scene from the documentary film The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
'Black Panthers' documentary film arrives on PBSStanley Nelson, the film had a theatrical run last year and is now coming to te
'Black Panthers' documentary film arrives on PBS
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
Stanley Nelson, the film had a theatrical run last year and is now coming to television for the first time as part of the "Independent Lens" documentary series. Nelson, an Emmy-winning director who spent seven years making the film, blends rare... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Black History Month: Luckett to speak about Margaret WalkerDr. Robert Luckett, director of the Margaret Walker Center for the Study of the
Black History Month: Luckett to speak about Margaret Walker
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Dr. Robert Luckett, director of the Margaret Walker Center for the Study of the African-American Experience at Jackson State University, will present "This Is My Century: Margaret Walker and the Black Arts Movement" at 7:30 p.m. Friday at The W's... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'A Ballerina's Tale' follows Misty Copeland's incredible rise in the ballet worldIf you think #OscarsSoWhite, consider the world of elite ballet. And if you wan
'A Ballerina's Tale' follows Misty Copeland's incredible rise in the ballet world
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
If you think #OscarsSoWhite, consider the world of elite ballet. And if you want to understand why the current conversation over the lack of diversity among this year's film academy nominees is just one thread of a much larger tapestry, watch Nelson... Read more
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The News & Observer
What to Watch on Monday: Misty Copeland in ‘A Ballerina’s Tale’ | News & Observer February 8, 2016 1:00 AM Misty Copeland warming up for p
What to Watch on Monday: Misty Copeland in ‘A Ballerina’s Tale’
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
| News & Observer February 8, 2016 1:00 AM Misty Copeland warming up for performance in Italy for Roberto Bolle &... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Monday's TV Highlights: 'Independent Lens: Misty Copeland' on KOCESupergirl A parasitic alien attaches itself to Kara (Melissa Benoist) and traps
Monday's TV Highlights: 'Independent Lens: Misty Copeland' on KOCE
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
Supergirl A parasitic alien attaches itself to Kara (Melissa Benoist) and traps her in an idyllic dream where her home planet is intact and her family is alive in this new episode. 8 p.m. CBS Superstore After a long day on the sales floor, the... Read more
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Breitbart
PBS to Air Pro-Abortion Documentary During Key Supreme Court Abortion DecisionThe pro-abortion documentary Trapped — which debuted to a standing ovation at t
PBS to Air Pro-Abortion Documentary During Key Supreme Court Abortion Decision
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
The pro-abortion documentary Trapped — which debuted to a standing ovation at the Sundance Film Festival last month — has snagged a distribution deal with four outlets including PBS’ Independent Lens, which will air the film this summer as the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
TV This Week Feb. 7 - 13: 'Super Bowl 50' on CBSSuper Bowl counter-programming never looked quite so cute as in the new special
TV This Week Feb. 7 - 13: 'Super Bowl 50' on CBS
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
Super Bowl counter-programming never looked quite so cute as in the new specials "Kitten Bowl III" and "Puppy Bowl XII." Noon, 3 and 6 p.m. Hallmark Channel; 2:30, 3, 5, 7 and 9 p.m. Animal Planet "The Wrong Roommate" is always late with his share... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Sundance: Abortion Doc 'Trapped' Gets Distribution DealThe Sundance abortion documentary Trapped has nabbed a distribution deal from R
Sundance: Abortion Doc 'Trapped' Gets Distribution Deal
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
The Sundance abortion documentary Trapped has nabbed a distribution deal from Ro*Co Films, Abramorama, Film Sprout and Independent Lens, it was announced Friday. Dawn Porter's Trapped follows the struggles of the clinic workers and lawyers who are... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
February: Lady Gaga, Oscars, GrammysThe four-week period will mean increased competition for broadcast networks and
February: Lady Gaga, Oscars, Grammys
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
The four-week period will mean increased competition for broadcast networks and their affiliates. But there will be a wide range of programming across all channels. PBS is out in front with telecasts celebrating Black History Month. Oscars, Grammys,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
The W to celebrate Black History Month with eventsA host of educational and inspirational events have been scheduled to celebrate
The W to celebrate Black History Month with events
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
A host of educational and inspirational events have been scheduled to celebrate Black History Month at Mississippi University for Women. Programs include two panel discussions on black issues, a professor from Jackson State University speaking about... Read more
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The News & Observer
What to Watch on Monday: A were-monster hunt on ‘The X-Files’ | News & Observer February 1, 2016 1:00 AM Mulder and Sculley investigate
What to Watch on Monday: A were-monster hunt on ‘The X-Files’
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
| News & Observer February 1, 2016 1:00 AM Mulder and Sculley investigate after witnesses claim a strange creature is... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Monday's TV Highlights: 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' on KTLASupergirl Kara (Melissa Benoist) is confronted by Bizarro (Hope Lauren), a twis
Monday's TV Highlights: 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' on KTLA
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
Supergirl Kara (Melissa Benoist) is confronted by Bizarro (Hope Lauren), a twisted version of Supergirl who is out to destroy her. Calista Flockhart and Blake Jenner also star in this new episode. 8 p.m. CBS Superstore The employees of Cloud 9 brace... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
TV This Week Jan. 31 - Feb. 6: 'The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story' on FX"Suits'" Sarah Rafferty plays a lonely blogger who clicks with a hunky veterina
TV This Week Jan. 31 - Feb. 6: 'The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story' on FX
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
"Suits'" Sarah Rafferty plays a lonely blogger who clicks with a hunky veterinarian in the new TV movie "All Things Valentine." 9 p.m. Hallmark Channel "The Venture Bros." are back in action on the animated series' sixth-season premiere. Midnight,... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Red Carpet Fervor: Documentary looks at cult of celebrity and awards showsWhat do the gritty details of the OJ Simpson trial and the splendor of the red
Red Carpet Fervor: Documentary looks at cult of celebrity and awards shows
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
What do the gritty details of the OJ Simpson trial and the splendor of the red carpet have in common? Aside from being studded with celebrities and paparazzi, it might not seem like much. However, both share in the fact that they have been captured... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Monday's TV highlights: 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' and moreCrazy Ex-Girlfriend Rebecca (Golden Globe winner Rachel Bloom) rents a party bu
Monday's TV highlights: 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' and more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Rebecca (Golden Globe winner Rachel Bloom) rents a party bus for a group outing to the beach on the return of this kooky musical sitcom. 8 p.m. KTLA The X-Files Mulder and Scully (David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson) probe a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
TV This Week, Jan. 24 - 30: 'The X-Files' and moreand his pals were a decade or so older in this new series based on the Lev Gros
TV This Week, Jan. 24 - 30: 'The X-Files' and more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
and his pals were a decade or so older in this new series based on the Lev Grossman fantasy novels. 9 and 10 p.m. Syfy "Independent Lens" presents "In Football We Trust," a new doc that profiles four Polynesian American teens with dreams of... Read more
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Post Magazine
Chicken & Egg Pictures honors 5 women filmmakersNEW YORK — Chicken & Egg Pictures (http://chickeneggpics.org/) has announced th
Chicken & Egg Pictures honors 5 women filmmakers
Post Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK — Chicken & Egg Pictures (http://chickeneggpics.org/) has announced the recipients of their inaugural Breakthrough Filmmaker Awards. The program is designed to recognize and elevate five mid-career women directors who are poised to reach new... Read more
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Business Wire
“PBS Election 2016” Offers Comprehensive Look at Candidates and Issues; Acclaimed News, Public Affairs, Documentaries and Digital Coverage Enhanced by Cross-Platform Partnership with NPRPASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PBS announced at the Television Critics Asso
“PBS Election 2016” Offers Comprehensive Look at Candidates and Issues; Acclaimed News, Public Affairs, Documentaries and Digital Coverage Enhanced by Cross-Platform Partnership with NPR
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PBS announced at the Television Critics Association Press Tour today its plans for PBS Election 2016, a comprehensive schedule of news, public affairs, documentary and corresponding digital programming. At the... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
OSVR Is A Cheaper Alternative For PC Connected VR, Available Now, If You Can Hack ItOculus launched the pre-orders for its upcoming Rift a little over a week ago,
OSVR Is A Cheaper Alternative For PC Connected VR, Available Now, If You Can Hack It
Tom's Hardware / Posted 29 days ago
Oculus launched the pre-orders for its upcoming Rift a little over a week ago, and the price that it is selling for has caught a number of people off guard. If the $599 entry point for an Oculus Rift is too much to swallow, you can still get into VR... Read more

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