Arts

The Oscars: predictions for 2017 winners

The 2017 Academy Award ceremony will conclude the awards season fervor that has spanned several months. Here are my predictions for some of the most highly anticipated awards that will be presented on Sunday evening. Best Picture Nominees: La La Land, Arrival, Lion, Hell or High Water, Hidden Figures, Moonlight, Hacksaw Ridge, Manchester by the…

Meet a Mac artist: Kevin Hollidge combines art and politics
Arts

Meet a Mac artist: Kevin Hollidge combines art and politics

My own arts endeavors have been limited to casual doodlings on random pieces of paper in lazy afternoons, and I have always attributed those “artistic” moments to the sheer need to kill some time. Even so, I have found in those simple and often incoherent scribblings tremendous possibilities. Consciously or unconsciously, I channel my experiences…

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Seven horror films from around the world

Tired of watching horror films such as Friday the 13th or Texas Chainsaw Massacre and looking for something different? Below are seven films from seven different countries that will definitely provide you with an unusual horror movie-watching experience. United States: The House of the Devil An ingenious attempt at a throwback to the 80s horror…