Corruption, extremism, politics, decadence. Washington D.C.? No, ‘Babylon Berlin’

Film
Berlin in the 1920s was a time when German arts, culture and sciences flourished with immense liberty. It was also a time of decadence. A new German-made television series, Babylon Berlin, features the full spectrum of Berlin life, fueled by drugs and music, corruption and politics, and murder and extremism. Sounds much like a day ...

Pickford Foundation de-funds Mary Pickford Institute 5

Film
The Mary Pickford Institute for Film Education, a ten-year-running nonprofit organization that preserves the silent film legacy of producer/actress Mary Pickford, and uses her example to teach young children about film history and socially conscious filmmaking, has had its funding discontinued by its long-time supporter, the Mary Pickford Foundation, a charitable trust. Mary Pickford (1892-1979), ...