Tribeca 2017 Announces Feature Film Line Up for Competition, Spotlight, Viewpoints, and Midnight Sections

Tribeca 2017 Announces Feature Film Line Up for Competition, Spotlight, Viewpoints, and Midnight Sections
An exciting slate of films that showcases the full breadth of contemporary filmmaking across a wide range of styles will premiere at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T.
Today, we’ve announced the feature films that will screen within the following programs: Competition, including US Narrative, Documentary, and International Narrative categories; Spotlight, supported by The Lincoln Motor Company, a selection of anticipated premieres from major talent; Viewpoints, which recognizes distinct voices in international and American independent filmmaking; and the popular Midnight section, supported by EFFEN® Vodka, featuring the best in psychological thriller, horror, sci-fi, and cult cinema. Tribeca 2017 Announces Feature Film Line Up for Competition, Spotlight, Viewpoints, and Midnight Sections weiterlesen

Volume ! n° 13-2 Inna Jamaican Stylee

Volume ! n° 13-2
« Inna Jamaican Stylee. Usages et discours des musiques jamaïcaines »

Usages et discours des musiques jamaïcaines
The Uses and Discourses of Jamaican Music

Sous la direction de Thomas Vendryes

Volume ! propose dans ce numéro un dossier consacré à l’étude des musiques jamaïcaines. Les neuf textes qui le composent, accompagnés de douze recensions d’ouvrages majeurs et récents, offrent une description et une analyse des principaux traits caractéristiques de ces musiques, à travers leurs usages – des riddims aux sound systems – et leurs discours – de la culture au slackness. Cet état des lieux du champ réunit les plus grands spécialistes et nous plonge dans les principaux débats associés à ces musiques. Volume ! n° 13-2 Inna Jamaican Stylee weiterlesen

CONF: Artistic Migration and Identity, Paris 1870-1940

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CONF: Artistic Migration and Identity, Paris 1870-1940
27-29 April 2017
http://maiparis2017.emf.oicrm.org
McGill University (Montréal) and Montréal Museum of Fine Arts
This conference seeks to explore the phenomenon of artistic migration to Paris during the Third Republic from an interdisciplinary perspective (music, literature, and the visual arts), thus offering researchers from different fields the opportunity to compare their case studies and to formulate ideas that transcend their field of specialization, with the goal of producing a comprehensive understanding of the issues related to artistic migration to Paris. CONF: Artistic Migration and Identity, Paris 1870-1940 weiterlesen

Making Jamaica Photography from the 1890s

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Crossing a River, Jamaica, James Valentine & Sons, 1891. Courtesy Caribbean Photo Archive

Making Jamaica Photography from the 1890s
24 February – 22 April 2017
Rivington PlaceLondon, UK
Free exhibition

http://autograph-abp.co.uk/exhibitions/making-jamaica
Making Jamaica explores how a new image of Jamaica was created through photography in the late nineteenth century.
More than 70 historical photographs, lantern slides and stereocards reveal the carefully constructed representation of this transitional period in Jamaica’s history. For first time, its people are depicted as an industrious nation post-emancipation, and their surroundings as a desirable tourist destination and tropical commodity. Making Jamaica Photography from the 1890s weiterlesen