Out of Place: The Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality (Part 2)

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Out of Place: The Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality (Part 1)

Out of Place: The Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality (Part 1)

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It’s A Wonderful Life: Individual vs. Community

It’s A Wonderful Life: Individual vs. Community

[Piano music] As we sink deeper into the fever dream that is this unusually divisive and fear filled season, it’s nice to have an antidotal feeling in the form of winter holidays. Throughout which, despite being co-opted by Hallmark commercialism, a sense of family, of coming together predominates. My family ritual of this time of […]

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Big-headed Ant Colony (Part 4)

Big-headed Ant Colony (Part 4)

Hi, this is Jordan updating you on my Pheidole colony. The setup has changed a bit since my last video. I moved the colony out of the old habitat nest and into this brick nest here. This nest if you remember was the nest which I used to house my Iridomyrmex bicknelli colony before I […]

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Ninja Assassin, Cultural Ambassadors & Asian Americans

Ninja Assassin, Cultural Ambassadors & Asian Americans

Come little brother. Let us play like old times. This is Rick Yune… and Rain. The film you’re watching is 2009’s Ninja Assassin. Not a bad film, by the way. It’s a “dumb fun” action flick. But what I appreciate in this film, is that Rick and Rain- -like that alliteration… Anyways- I like how […]

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Beowulf – Adapting the Oldest Story in English Literature

Beowulf – Adapting the Oldest Story in English Literature

This video is brought to you by MUBI, an online cinema streaming handpicked exceptional films from around the globe. Get one month free at MUBI.com/likestoriesofold “More plainly should we have perceived in one people and their hero all mankind and its heroes. This at any rate I have always myself felt in reading Beowulf.” – […]

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METROID: Encounter at Ceres Colony (Metroid Live-Action Fan Film)

METROID: Encounter at Ceres Colony (Metroid Live-Action Fan Film)

yeah yeah I read about this famous guy it turns out his ears were killed by a purple space pterodactyl so they’re avenge their death he could the same purple space. That’s nothing I heard he blew up a giant brain then he killed off his evil twin and move another giant brain and then […]

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#ArtIsJustice: Mira Nair on cultural representation

#ArtIsJustice: Mira Nair on cultural representation

♫ [energetic music] ♫ Art gives the ability to look at the world anew. I’ve always been drawn to stories of those who are considered marginalized. If you’re not in the mainstream or if you’re not in the stream at all, you’re virtually invisible. I’m very much about telling stories of those who are my […]

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The History of Hollywood Censorship and the Ratings System

The History of Hollywood Censorship and the Ratings System

[Class Assembling] Welcome to FilmmakerIQ.com – I’m John Hess and today we’ll look at the story of Hollywood censorship and the journey that brought us the movie rating system we have today. Cinema is an artform born of the industrial revolution, a form of entertainment made possible by advancements in chemistry and mass production. This […]

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