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April 24, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

‘Deja View’ – Oscars Recap

By The Ithacan | Mar 1, 2019

Jake Leary and returning guest Liza Gillespie attempt to achieve emotional peace by ranting about this year’s Academy Awards.

Professor’s documentary spotlights women in animation

By | Sep 2, 2018

“having worked in the broadcast industry for over a decade, I knew firsthand what it was like for women to be behind the scenes,” Guest said.

‘Moonlight’ featuring Ithaca College student wins Best Picture

By | Feb 27, 2017

“Moonlight,” featuring Ithaca College student Jharrel Jerome, won Best Picture at the Oscars.

Editorial: Oscars’ race problem reflects industry stuck in the past

By The Ithacan | Feb 22, 2017

The racially diverse films recognized by the Academy also reveal a problem with how mainstream America consumes films about race.

Review: Stellar performances roar during packed awards season

By | Feb 22, 2017

Garth Davis excels in ways that shouldn’t look so easy: His world is appropriately naturalistic and his story smoothly balances its emotional heft.

Deja View: Oscars Roundtable

By The Ithacan | Feb 21, 2017

In this special video edition of Deja View, Assistant Life & Culture Editor Jake Leary sits down with Assistant Multimedia Editor, Connor Duffy, Opinion Editor Celisa Calacal and Proofreader Tyler Obrapta to discuss the 2017 Academy Awards.

Review: ‘Manchester by the Sea’ drowns viewers in despair

By | Feb 21, 2017

Death is final and guilt can be eternal. This crushing honesty elevates “Manchester by the Sea” above and beyond 2016’s other cinematic offerings.

Review: Washington directs a home run with his latest film

By | Feb 21, 2017

The viewer watches “Fences” with mingled horror and pity as Troy (Denzel Washington) destroys his relationship with his son and, eventually, wife.

Review: Villeneuve translates Sci-fi story to the big screen

By | Feb 21, 2017

Most science-fiction blockbusters resort to brainless plots and mass destruction with no consequences, but “Arrival” is not the typical sci-fi film.

Review: Barry Jenkins’ ‘Moonlight’ shines bright in the dark

By | Feb 12, 2017

“Moonlight” is not only important for the black and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities, but for everyone.

Review: Prolific sniper’s biopic ultimately misses the mark

By | Jan 29, 2015

Directed by Clint Eastwood, “American Sniper” proved a one-dimensional and disappointing film.

Commentary: Martin Luther King Jr.’s message still relevant

By | Jan 21, 2015

The movie “Selma” demonstrates that today’s activists deserve the same respect and consideration we now give the Civil Rights Movement.