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WOSU Critics Review The Summer’s Best Movies

WOSU Critics Review The Summer’s Best Movies

| June 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Amy Juravich, The Other Paper film critic Hope Madden and Columbus Alive film critic Brad Keefe discuss their movie choices this week.

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Horror, Hero, Homo: Re-Visiting New Queer Cinema

Horror, Hero, Homo: Re-Visiting New Queer Cinema

| May 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

A wistful but jarring glimpse into a better time for independent filmmaking – when Todd Haynes’ shocked the new queer indie film scene with his first feature-length film, Poison.

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Behind the Scenes: Columbus Neighborhoods King-Lincoln

Behind the Scenes: Columbus Neighborhoods King-Lincoln

| April 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Watch a video about the making of ‘Columbus Neighborhoods: King Lincoln’ documentary. Saxophonist Michael Cox shares with us all about how to approach a movie score; and some very talented local jazz musicians do what they do best.

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Afghan Star The Documentary

Afghan Star The Documentary

| March 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Afghan Star is a television show fashioned after shows like American Idol, a singing competition in which the people can vote by SMS for their favorite star. For many young Afghanis this is their first exposure to anything democratic.

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Call for Music – Columbus Neighborhoods Documentary

Call for Music – Columbus Neighborhoods Documentary

| May 3, 2010 | 2 Comments

WOSU Public Media is looking for original music to be part of the soundtrack for our new TV documentary series, Columbus Neighborhoods

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Strongman – A True Indie

Strongman – A True Indie

| March 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

STRONGMAN is a cinema verité documentary about Stanless Steel, The Strongest Man in the World at Bending Steel and Metal.

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Surfing in Cleveland

Surfing in Cleveland

| February 23, 2010 | 2 Comments

When WOSU’s Darrin McDonald isn’t hanging out at our studios at WOSU@COSI, he has been found wandering the shores of Lake Erie. Filming surfers. Really.

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Indie Filmmaker Makes Documentary About Parkour

Indie Filmmaker Makes Documentary About Parkour

| February 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

Meet local filmmaker Craig Pentak, an OSU graduate and former editing intern at WOSU, who recently won a prestigious editing award in Italy for his independent film about the extreme sport of Parkour – the physical discipline of training to overcome any obstacle within one’s path by adapting one’s movements to the environment.

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‘The Horse Boy’ Showing

‘The Horse Boy’ Showing

| January 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

I found the book moving (and harrowing). The film well represents one family’s struggle. We are all different, so we all cope and struggle differently, but we do struggle.

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The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond

The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond

| January 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

In December, 2009, The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond, a film based on a never-before-produced screenplay by Tennessee Williams opened in theaters.

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