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Director Robert Townsend talks Hollywood film stereotypes

Director Robert Townsend talks Hollywood film stereotypes

Kate Haggard

February 9, 2016

American film director, actor, comedian and writer Robert Townsend has dedicated more than three decades to producing and making quality motion pictures.A free screening of Townsend’s “Hollywood Shuffle” was shown at CSUN courtesy of the Department of Africana studies and the Department of Cin...

Review: Electronica vibes animate Alt-J’s Hollywood Bowl performance

Review: Electronica vibes animate Alt-J’s Hollywood Bowl performance

Brooke Holland

October 19, 2015

There was nothing a bit short during alt-J’s performance at the Hollywood Bowl on Oct. 15 of pleasure, especially in their song “Fitzpleasure,” when all four members were silhouetted against a backlight of yellow light and multiple LED flashing screens. The packed venue went silent to listen to the st...

CSUN On Point: February 24th, 2015

CSUN On Point: February 24th, 2015

Kyle Ghafouri

February 27, 2015

On Point reports on diversity in Hollywood, with CTVA Professor Dianah Wynter and Africana Studies Professor Sheba Lo.

NFL Filmmaker Ed Sabol Remembered

NFL Filmmaker Ed Sabol Remembered

Thomas Gallegos

February 14, 2015

Ed Sabol (September 11, 1916- February 9, 2015) will be remembered by so many for innovating and transforming the way we watch and consume American Football, and sports as a collective whole for that matter. The NFL Hall of Famer founded Blair Motion pictures in early 1962 and would go on to pursue...

Call it home: An interview with Tennis System

Call it home: An interview with Tennis System

Kristine Malicse

January 17, 2015

Three-piece band Tennis System held an all ages set at Amoeba Music on Thursday. The performance was hosted by Amoeba Music and Converse Rubber Tracks. The band played tracks from their LP, Technicolour Blind, along with some new songs to a large crowd of fans. A signing was followed after the se...

Sexism in the media: Actress Kristen Stewart gained more scrutiny for affair with director Rupert Sanders

Jacqueline Kalisch

September 18, 2012

Another Hollywood cheating massacre occurred over this summer, leaving two couples with broken hearts and a million Twilight fans crying their wet n’ wild eyeliner out. On July 24, the dreary news arrived of Kristen Stewart, 22, who played the second Snow White this year (the first being ...

Predictions for the upcoming Hollywood awards season

John Michael Simko

November 24, 2010

Talent takes Tinseltown by storm during this time of year. Award season creates Hollywood’s prominence, renown and reputation. The fans, the media and the film industry cherish this juncture. It’s still too early, but here are predictions for all of the award ceremonies like the Critics Choice Awards,...

Public opinion is delusional. Roman Polanski should be held accountable for the rape of a 13-year-old girl

Madeline Wolff 

October 14, 2009

Lately, the media has been abuzz with two very different sexually-based controversies: that of David Letterman’s scandals with his young staffers, and the international arrest of Roman Polanski.  The public and the media have each taken sides on both of these issues, and they are not what I had expected. I...

Alumni Group presents “Tape”

Aubrey Canfield

October 12, 2009

Friendship, betrayal, memories and revenge: just some of the words the cast of “Tape” used to describe Stephen Belber’s drama. The Ghost Players is a fledgling theatre company founded by CSUN theatre alum: Stephanie Alkazian, Kohtaroh Zushi and Phillip Greenbaum. These three, along with curr...

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