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Netflix’s ‘All Quiet On the Western Front’ delves into age-old anti-war themes, delivers stunning special effects

Netflix’s ‘All Quiet On the Western Front’ delves into age-old anti-war themes, delivers stunning special effects

November 9, 2022

Netflix's highly anticipated reimagining of “All Quiet On the Western Front” released on Oct. 28 to critical acclaim. Based on the seminal anti-war novel by Erich Maria Remarque, the film follows the...

Aftersun tells bittersweet childhood tales

‘Aftersun’ tells bittersweet childhood tales

November 8, 2022

“Aftersun,” the debut feature film from director Charlotte Wells, showcases a bittersweet memory influenced by the director’s childhood, confined in the grounds of a kitschy, colorful resort in the...

Radio-telivision-film junior Jazzy Anne poses on her bed in front of her camera in her West Campus apartment. Anne has a YouTube channel with 1.59 million subscribers.

Jazzy Anne reflects on YouTube channel, change in direction

November 8, 2022

Starting her channel at 14 years old, Jazzy Anne said she began vlogging her daily life and interests, attracting 1 million subscribers by her junior year of high school.  After reflecting on her usual...

UT hosts first Black Inauguration, inducting all presidents of Black student organizations

UT hosts first Black Inauguration, inducting all presidents of Black student organizations

November 8, 2022

After rushing around the Texas Union and being told repeatedly to change into his suit for the approaching event, Zion James finally prepared to enter the ballroom. Doors opened as melodic processional...

Austin Film Festival returns to Austin for 29th run

November 7, 2022

The Austin Film Festival returned last week with its 29th celebration. Filmmakers and cinema enthusiasts alike traveled across the globe to showcase and enjoy anything from feature-length dramas to comedic...

‘Her Loss’: Collaborative album by Drake, 21 Savage showcases artists’ musical strengths with expert production

‘Her Loss’: Collaborative album by Drake, 21 Savage showcases artists’ musical strengths with expert production

November 7, 2022

Drake and 21 Savage dropped their collaborative album Her Loss after announcing the project just two weeks ago. After delaying the release by one week due to executive producer Noah “40” Shebib’s...

Cate Blanchett gives complex, stunning performance in ‘Tár’

Cate Blanchett gives complex, stunning performance in ‘Tár’

November 7, 2022

Content Warning: both this article and film contain discussion of suicide and sexual misconduct  Cate Blanchett takes the stage as celebrated composer Lydia Tár in Todd Field’s brilliant slow-burn...

James Gray’s ‘Armageddon Time’ weaves tale of two NYC kids, features stellar cast

James Gray’s ‘Armageddon Time’ weaves tale of two NYC kids, features stellar cast

November 5, 2022

James Gray’s newest film “Armageddon Time” follows Paul Graff (Banks Repeta), a young boy in 1960s New York City who navigates a new school year and family conflicts. At the start of the film, Paul...

Alexander 23 delivers exhilarating, emotional Austin performance at Scoot Inn

Alexander 23 delivers exhilarating, emotional Austin performance at Scoot Inn

November 4, 2022

Bathed in blue light and hazy fog, Alexander 23 took to the Scoot Inn stage with the surging guitar lines of his opening song “Cosplay” ringing through the venue. As the opening notes played out, the...

RTF alum honors timelessness of Back Room in upcoming music documentary

RTF alum honors timelessness of Back Room in upcoming music documentary

November 3, 2022

Kicking off Budro Partida’s upcoming documentary, a record player blares music from Austin rock band Dangerous Toys — a group that gained popularity from the Back Room, a famous performing club for...

Texas Picklers bring community through all-things pickles

Texas Picklers bring community through all-things pickles

November 3, 2022

Members of the Texas Picklers organization camped out on Speedway — microphone and camera in hand — to ask the UT community a question very dear to the group: What do you think about pickles?  Grace...

UT math professor uses music to connect with family, lands record deal

UT math professor uses music to connect with family, lands record deal

November 3, 2022

On a warm summer night in Colorado, music emanates from a small bar in town. The sound comes from Bill the Pony, Sean Keel’s family band. Together with other relatives, Sean Keel, his wife Michelle Moore...

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