Tag: Documentary Review

An interview with Cleetche, director of the documentary ‘Queen of the Beach’

The new documentary film Queen of the Beach tells the story of Shilpa Poojar, a 9-year-old beach hawker in India hustling tourists to buy clothes and jewelry from her seaside shop. Director Christopher McDonell, known as Cleetche, happened to be on vacation in Goa, India, when he came across Shilpa. What began as a film … Continue reading An interview with Cleetche, director of the documentary ‘Queen of the Beach’

Last Call: An emotional journey through the Pandemic in NYC

Courtesy of Global Digital Releasing It’s hard to say what the word COVID-19 will conjure for us in a decade, but in the current moment for most it elicits the stress and fear of the last two years. The pandemic has had long-lasting effects on all of us, from the lives lost and disrupted, to … Continue reading Last Call: An emotional journey through the Pandemic in NYC

The impact of COVID on Professional Sports

It’s been just over a year since the United States went into lockdown as a result of COVID-19. In that time, we’ve suffered losses and seen world events take shape in the culture. Sports are often a reflection of what’s happening in the rest of the world, and that has certainly been true of the … Continue reading The impact of COVID on Professional Sports

Dear Santa Review

Dear Santa Review

'Dear Santa' shines a light on the 100-year-old 'Operation Santa' Program of the United States Postal Service. Each year, hundreds of thousands of letters to Santa arrive at Post Offices around the country. Through Operation Santa, the United States Postal Service makes it possible for the public to safely adopt these letters and make children's … Continue reading Dear Santa Review

The Antidote Review

The Antidote Review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xexqRKyEctw&feature=emb_title Made in response to the times we are living in, THE ANTIDOTE weaves together stories of kindness, decency, and the power of community in America. It's about everyday people who make the intentional choice to lift others up, despite fundamentally unkind realities in our society that contradict the founding ideals of our country. We … Continue reading The Antidote Review