Some stories are more linked to telling how I grew up in Barranquilla, the conditions in which I grew up, without privileges, in that socio-political chaos of Colombia. At the same time there that freedom of the Caribbean; that infinity that you feel in the sea, that wind and that heat. My cinema comes first from there and then the idea that my films have to be connected to reality, though I want to give myself the opportunity to move towards fantasy as well. Rather than representing humanity or society, cinema builds societies, builds ideas of society. … [Read more...] about TIFF Filmmaker Lab Talent Jorge Cadena Talks About Indigenous Queer Project ‘Tropical Malady’
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Temporary changes to state law allowed anyone with concerns about the virus to vote by absentee ballot. Those who voted in person stood 6 feet apart in line and were greeted by volunteers sitting behind plexiglass shields. Some communities required voters to wear masks, while setting aside separate areas for those who declined to wear a mask or couldn’t do so for health reasons. … [Read more...] about Virus prompts primary-day changes; UNH has new testing lab
“Google’s support has been, and will continue to be, absolutely vital to our COVID-19 response,” said Ryan Tibshirani, who co-leads the Delphi group with Roni Rosenfeld. “We are indebted to Google for this support. This is the silver lining of this pandemic: You find out just how many people and organizations, such as Google, are truly generous, and want to help.” … [Read more...] about Google Donates $1 Million To Carnegie Mellon University’s COVID-19 Forecasting Project
"We hope this research inspires people to think about what type they are and to have conversations with their friends and family about the responsibilities that cat owners might have, both to themselves and to other wildlife," Crowley said. "We think this can happen without a conflict between cat lovers and bird projects." … [Read more...] about Cat owners fall in one of five categories, researchers say. Which one are you?
“Some practice rooms were 55 square feet, the size of an elevator,” said Jim Forger, dean of the music program, referring to the previous spaces. “You would need hearing protection if you’re going to do something like piano.” … [Read more...] about Michigan State completes $35M expansion of music building