Iranian filmmakers have united in penning an open letter to their friends and colleagues across the film industry, requesting their support in defending the rights of Iran’s people. The letter comes after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini, who died in custody, allegedly by police brutality, after her arrest for not wearing her hijab in accordance with government standards. Their letter reads: Dear Friends and Colleagues Brave Iranians have taken to the streets across the country shouting “woman, life, liberty” for an entire week now while facing persistent, violent, and often deadly attacks from the oppressive forces. The Iranian government has restricted internet usage and blocked access to social media platforms in order to further suppress people’s voices. Last time such measures were implemented in 2019, the Iranian government murdered 1500 people. Independent Iranian filmmakers are standing by these fearless Iranian women and men and are trying hard … [Read more...] about ‘Defend Our Civil Rights’: Ali Abbasi, Shirin Neshat and Bahman Ghobadi Pen Open Letter Following Death Of Mahsa Amini In Iran
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The Whale and The Good Nurse producer Scott Franklin put a positive spin on the ongoing above and below-the-line crew shortages impacting production on both sides of the Atlantic in a panel at the Zurich Summit on Saturday (September 24). The long-time Darren Aronofsky collaborator, who works under the banner of the director’s Protozoa Pictures, said fresh opportunities lay behind the crew crunch. “In the U.S. there is a two-fold conversation. First and foremost, how many years have we all been complaining how hard it is to get our shows set up, and now we have a problem that there’s too much demand for stuff,” he said. “The demand for content is good news. It’s a high-class problem.” “We’re growing our craftsmen within the industry below the line. It’s going to take some time to catch up, but this is also an opportunity we’re creating,” he said. Franklin suggested that issues around crew supply were nothing new. He recalled shooting a film in Cleveland … [Read more...] about ‘The Good Nurse’ Producer & Netflix EMEA Film Director Talk Crew Crunch & Writer Challenge — Zurich Summit
For Quick Alerts Subscribe Now பிக் பாஸ் வீட்டுக்கு வரப் போகும் பிரபல நடன இயக்குநர்? View Sample For Quick Alerts ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS For Daily Alerts Must Watch முகப்பு செய்திகள் News | Published: Wednesday, June 8, 2022, 14:17 [IST] சென்னை: தமிழ் திரையுலகமே வெகுநாட்களாக எதிர்பார்த்துக் காத்துக் கொண்டிருக்கும் நயன் தாரா மற்றும் விக்னேஷ் சிவன் திருமணம் நாளை நடைபெற உள்ளது. மெஹந்தி நிகழ்ச்சி நேற்று இரவே ஆரம்பித்து விட்டதாகவும், சங்கீத் நிகழ்ச்சி இன்று இரவு நடைபெறும் என்றும் நாளை காலை இந்து முறைப்படி திருமணம் நடைபெறும் என்றும் தகவல்கள் வெளியாகி உள்ளன. டைட் செக்யூரிட்டி உடன் நடைபெற உள்ள இந்த திருமணத்தின் மொத்த வெட்டிங் பிளானையும் அந்த பிரபல நிறுவனம் தான் செய்து வருகிறதாம். பொன்னியின் செல்வன் டீசர் வெளியீட்டு விழா.. தஞ்சையில் நடைபெற முக்கிய காரணம் ? மகாபலிபுரத்தில் திருமணம் நடிகை நயன்தாரா மற்றும் இயக்குநர் விக்னேஷ் சிவன் திருமணம் நாளை காலை 4 … [Read more...] about நயன்தாரா – விக்னேஷ் சிவன் திருமணம்.. அட! அந்த விஷயத்தை யாரு கவனிச்சிக்கிறாங்க தெரியுமா?
TMZSports.com Dwight Howard tells TMZ Sports he's dead serious about his interest in joining the WWE -- explaining he'd trade the basketball court for the wrestling ring this year if the offer was right. Howard showed back in July he certainly has the chops to cut it in the squared circle -- delivering an epic promo after crashing a WWE tryout in Nashville. WWE And, when we got him out at LAX this week, he made it clear that wasn't just a one-off thing ... telling us he really has a desire to eventually go head-to-head with Roman Reigns , Bobby Lashley and the rest of the WWE's best in the near future. In fact, Dwight said if the offer to wrestle in the WWE was better than one an NBA team could give him -- he'd have no qualms taking it. "Whatever opportunity is best," the NBA free agent said. Getty As for what kind of personality Dwight would have in the org. -- he said he could be both a hero and a villain. … [Read more...] about Dwight Howard Says He’s Dead Serious About Joining WWE In Future, ‘No Doubt’
TMZ.com Jo Koy says he's back in the friend zone with Chelsea Handler after their split ... but he's still got love for his ex. We got the comedian at LAX on Thursday and asked him about his recent split from Chelsea, which came just shy of one year of dating. Jo tells our photog everything is good between him and Chelsea despite the breakup ... he says they remain great friends. Waiting for your permission to load the Instagram Media. As we reported ... sources close to the former couple tell us their busy schedules weren't allowing them to spend enough time together to sustain a romantic relationship . Jo is still promoting his upcoming movie, "Easter Sunday," while Chelsea's about to launch a comedy tour ... he says he's just concentrating on the film and isn't entertaining the idea of jumping back into the dating pool. TMZ.com Even though Jo says he and Chelsea aren't talking much these days, he gives reason to believe they might … [Read more...] about Comedian Jo Koy Says Love Is Still There With Chelsea Handler After Split