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Articles by Daniel Wayland (27)

Race, gender define Oscars’ best picture race

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Race, gender define Oscars’ best picture race

January 26, 2017 0 comments

The Golden Globes, affectionately known as the little (and drunker) brother to the Academy Awards, aired with much fanfare Jan. 8.

Director Tim Slade explains the importance of preserving cultural heritage sites before a screening of his documentary. Slade’s film is the first in The Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology’s “Combating Crisis” series.

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‘The Destruction of Memory’ highlights threat to cultural heritage sites

November 29, 2016 0 comments

In the first installment of its series, the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology hosted a screening of “The Destruction of Memory.”

The film ‘Moonlight’ explores the life of Chiron as a gay, black man in three phases of his life: childhood, adolescence and adulthood.

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‘Moonlight’ celebrates power of empathy, humanity

November 17, 2016 0 comments

Chiron, the subject of Barry Jenkins’ superlative “Moonlight,” says very little

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‘Here, There and Everywhere’ explores uncharted slopes

November 9, 2016 0 comments

“Here, There and Everywhere,” the 67th installment of Warren Miller Entertainment’s annual ski series, opened last Wednesday night.

Melissa Cairo ’17 and her teammates set up a play against Columbia in Ivy competition this weekend. The Bears were up 13-11 and 24-22 in sets against Columbia before losing both sets en route to a 3-0 victory for the Lions. The Bears also had leads late in sets against Cornell.

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Blown leads haunt Bruno in 0-2 weekend against Ivy opposition

November 1, 2016 0 comments

The volleyball team continued to struggle against Ivy League competition, losing tough matches to Columbia and Cornell over the weekend.

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Disappointing ‘Storks’ falls from sky

October 27, 2016 0 comments

“Storks,” the Warner Bros. joins a host of films that have attempted to explore the possibilities of simulating flight through animation.

After Friday’s home defeat, Gina Openshaw ’20 netted a second-half goal in the Bears’  comeback win over Holy Cross Sunday, her fourth of the season.

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Field hockey veterans lead comeback win over Holy Cross to snap losing streak

October 24, 2016 0 comments

The field hockey team snapped its five-game losing streak Sunday with a 2-1 victory against Holy Cross.

Crew shows well in season-opening regatta

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Crew shows well in season-opening regatta

October 14, 2016 0 comments

Both the men’s and top-ranked women’s crew teams opened their fall seasons with impressive performances at the Head of the Housatonic Saturday.

“Birth of a Nation” tells the story of Nat Turner’s 1831 slave revolt. The film has come under scrutiny due to rape allegations against the director.

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‘Birth of a Nation’ reveals tensions in slave cinema

October 13, 2016 0 comments

“Birth of a Nation,” the story of Nat Turner’s 1831 slave revolt, opened in theaters Friday. But films like “Birth of a Nation” don’t just open.

Field hockey stays hot with pair of weekend victories

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Field hockey stays hot with pair of weekend victories

October 3, 2016 0 comments

The field hockey team extended its winning streak to six games this weekend, continuing its hot play with victories against Dartmouth and Bryant.