The filmmaker on his new movie Moonlight, complicity in oppressive systems, bullying, and the importance of self-definition.
To avoid: crashing and burning.
“If we can inspire some kid to pick up a guitar or start a band, that would be cool.”
A look at a documentary series on climate change by Fay Milton, the drummer of Savages.
Amandla’s new film, black philosophy, and a new project from St. Vincent.
The Mexican filmmaker and gif artist on how she got her start.
Get into the world and be an observer.
Ambitions, both realized and unmet.
Plus thoughts on Antonio Martin, One Direction, and gynandromorphs.
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