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Tehran, Oct 19, IRNA - The 34th edition of Tehran International Short Film Festival (TISFF) hosted directors from 43 countries to screen 110 films from October 17 – 22, 2017, at Mellat Cinema Compl
Tabriz, Oct 19, IRNA – An earthquake measuring 4.3 on Richter scale rocked Sharabian, in East Azarbaijan Province, northwestern Iran, late on Wednesday.
Watch Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in their first movie together. And a true crime documentary comes to A&E.
Nine letters from Barack Obama to his college girlfriend, Alexandra McNear, will be available to the public at Emory’s Stuart A. Rose library.
The American Ballet Theater principals Gillian Murphy and Cory Stearns perform a section of “Other Dances.”
Wednesday’s episode of “Mr. Robot” was thrilling, poignant and occasionally horrifying.
Gilbert Rozon, President of Just For Laughs as well as the man in charge of the Montreal's 375th anniversary celebrations and the vice-president of t
A look at some of the many men who have made headlines relating to allegations of sexual misconduct, as well as any resulting fallout they have faced because of these accusations.
Encounter, the latest exhibition by Shirin Ettehadieh, now up at Galerie Tanit, brings into discussion the issue of human migration, movement and loneliness.
All hail the American Cinematheque for giving the great Lois Smith the mini-retrospective she deserves. The program screening at the Aero Theatre begins Friday with an action-packed double bill of
For the Weinsteins, it had always been Bob and Harvey against the world. In 1979, the twenty-something rock promoters brought their unpolished demeanor, fast-talking style, and rough negotiating t
Variety TV critic Maureen Ryan revealed on Wednesday that an executive in the TV industry sexually assaulted her in 2014. In a personal story posted Wednesday on Variety, the former Chicago Tribun
The school has not only recovered from financial woes, but is pivoting from a place that primarily provides arts education to a full-fledged performing arts center.
In this Anatomy of a Scene, Yorgos Lanthimos narrates a sequence from his film featuring Nicole Kidman.
Ms. Lawrence, Reese Witherspoon, Molly Ringwald and others are coming forward to talk about their bad experiences starting out in Hollywood.
The comedian stars in a film with overtones of the Woody Allen comedy “Manhattan.”
Tehran, Oct 18, IRNA – Iranian government Cabinet approved the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) to set up a bureau in the Qatari capital, Doha.
A popular Quebec media personality who is facing an array of sexual misconduct allegations was suspended from his professional activities Wednesday a
Channing Tatum is no longer developing a film with The Weinstein Co. that dealt with a boy dealing with the aftermath of sexual abuse.
On this week’s podcast, the “Kevin (Probably) Saves the World” actress tells the story of a couple’s adventures in sexual role play.
Tehran, Oct 18, IRNA – Iranian capital, Tehran and South Korean capital, Seoul signed a comprehensive memorandum of understanding (MoU) to boost cooperation.
Brett Morgen’s documentary tells her story through footage of Ms. Goodall’s interactions with chimpanzees in what is now Tanzania.
If the real world already feels too much like an unremitting sea of bleakness punctuated by violent, howling noise, perhaps this weekend’s inaugural Cloak & Dagger festival in downtown L.A. isn
Telecommunications giant AT&T has secured the blessing of Brazilian regulators for its $85-billion takeover of Time Warner Inc., moving the blockbuster deal closer to the finish line. The Dallas p
The Rolling Stone founder seemed to enjoy opening up his life to Joe Hagan. Now that the book is about to come out, they are no longer speaking.
The author of the “His Dark Materials” trilogy returns, with answers to the questions what happened first and what happens next.
The nicest guy in Hollywood discusses his love of typewriters and his new collection of short stories, “Uncommon Type.”
Molly Ringwald's experiences with Harvey Weinstein were, she says, more a matter of bad taste than bad behavior. But that can't be said about the rest of Hollywood when she was a career-on-fire yo
A look back at the major elements of the continuing story, which has spilled well beyond Hollywood.
Hidden in a church basement and forgotten, the books and documents recently discovered provide sharp new insights into Jewish life and literature.
An old industrial building in Chinatown harbors the pop-up exhibition Proyectos LA, which features art work from all over the continent.
Rock poet and Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie, whose evocative lyrics helped define Canada, has died at age 53
One of the founders of Juno-winning Indigenous electronic music group A Tribe Called Red is leaving.
One of the founders of Juno-winning Indigenous electronic music group A Tribe Called Red is leaving.
Daniil Trifonov, Khatia Buniatishvili and more talented pianists (and one harpsichordist) share their favorite Martha Argerich albums.
A new British Library exhibition is tracing the history of magic to mark the 20th anniversary of the publication of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and t
The Borromeo Quartet will perform selections from its transcription of Bach’s “The Well-Tempered Clavier” on Friday at Carnegie Hall.
The old Hollywood adage that directing is 90% casting holds just as true in the theater, especially with a new play: Those first performances can turn heads, build buzz, entice other theaters to g
The Bard Hall Players, a theater company made up of Columbia University medical students, is marking its 50th season with a production of “Into the Woods.”
Musicians, politicians, organizations and everyday Canadians released statements praising, honouring and mourning Gord Downie, who died Thursday at 5
After a recent digital restoration, this French film noir adapted from a Georges Simenon novel will have a weeklong run at Metrograph.
As Canadians celebrate the late Gord Downie's life and accomplishments, here are CBC Sports' video montages from recent Olympic Games that were set t
The Tragically Hip shared a statement Wednesday by the Downie family on the death of Gord Downie. You can read it here in full.
"The Steppe Man", a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyevis is nominated in two categories at the Blow-Up Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival .
Inside the making of “Introduce Yerself,” the intimate new solo album that the Tragically Hip frontman made before his death this week.
Knopf will publish “Spy of the First Person,” which the actor and playwright wrote in the final months of his life.
The music weekly Les Inrockuptibles featured Bertrand Cantat, who was jailed for fatally beating his partner in 2003, on the front of its latest issue.
A gala concert in Baku gave a start to the Italian Language Week.
They’re members of a Slovenian band, and they don’t like to reveal too much, even in a documentary.
Patty Chang’s show at the Queens Museum sees water as a metaphor for gender fluidity, migration, life.
The year 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of one of the most outstanding figures in the Azerbaijani culture Gara Garayev.
The winners of the contest "New Romances" have brilliantly performed in the International Mugham Center.
Gord Downie, the Tragically Hip frontman who united a diverse array of music lovers with his commanding stage presence and Canadiana-laced lyrics, ha
Technically speaking, she’s now entitled to bragging rights as the world’s first officially crowned “genius” banjo player. The idea elicits a chuckle from Rhiannon Giddens. To be honest, s
Spirituality has been a cornerstone of Bob Dylan’s music. Matters of God and faith have infused his material regularly, from early songs such as “With God On Our Side,” in which he questione
With the organizational support of the Azerbaijani Embassy in Pakistan, "Ali and Nino" movie was premiered in Islamabad.
"The fate of singer " opera by prominent Azerbaijani composer, Jahangir Jahangirov will be premiered at the Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater on October 25.
Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall will host a concert of Aishan Mehtiyeva and Sarhan Bunyatzadeh, soloists of the Azerbaijani TV on October 30.
Baku, Oct 18, IRNA – Azerbaijan Ministry of Internal Affairs and Prosecutor General's Office announced on Tuesday that five Azeri men have been detained on charges of killing an Iranian studen
Baku, Oct 18, IRNA – Azerbaijan Ministry of Internal Affairs and Prosecutor General's Office announced on Tuesday that five Azeri men have been detained on charges of killing an Iranian studen
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