Two Local Artists Selected for Second CJP and JArts Creative Fellowship

CJP and the Jewish Arts Collaborative have named two local artists as fellows in the second cohort of the Community Creative Fellowship, established last year. Paloma Valenzuela of Boston, a screenwriter, director, producer and filmmaker, and Rotem Goldenberg of Cambridge, a multidisciplinary artist, puppeteer, storyteller and medical clown, will serve as fellows for the 2021-22 season. Both artists will receive $20,000 in creative arts grants...

Sam Waterston could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Sam Waterston play a role in iconic film of Tobit Sam WaterstonTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Sam Waterston to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Sam Waterston could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science...

Joseph Morgan could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Joseph Morgan play a role in iconic film of Tobit Joseph MorganTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Joseph Morgan to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Joseph Morgan could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science...

John Cusack could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands John Cusack play a role in iconic film of Tobit John CusackTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants John Cusack to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that John Cusack could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says The...

Ask the Editors: Halloween movies edition

With Halloween only a couple of weeks away, it’s time to settle down for some spooky films to kick off the howling holiday spirit. Here, the Daily Lobo editors have listed our favorite Halloween flicks so that you can start celebrating this spine-chilling holiday a little early. Shelby’s pick: “Fear Street Part 3: 1666” (2021) Reader, beware: you’re in for a scare. Based on the “Fear Street” book series by R.L. Stine, the third...

Disney Announces Asia-Pacific Originals In Its Bid To Compete With Netflix

Disney announced its new slate of Asian originals, as it moves to develop localized content in the … region. Disney Disney announced its new slate of Asia-Pacific content this week for streaming platform Disney+, which will include 18 originals. “Snowdrop,” starring Jung Hae-in and BLACKPINK’s Jisoo will soon be released on its platform, along with police academy drama “Rookies” featuring K-pop star Kang Daniel. With competitor...

‘Succession’ Season 3 on HBO

HBOALSO SEE: Complete 2021 NFL TV Schedule All Times Eastern. PBS programming varies regionally. Sunday, Oct. 17 SuccessionHBO, 9pmSeason Premiere!Season 3 of the hit drama begins with Waystar Royco CEO Logan Roy (Brian Cox) scrambling to secure familial, political and financial alliances. Tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war. Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, Alan Ruck, Kieran Culkin, Matthew Macfadyen...

Lucy Lawless could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Lucy Lawless play a role in iconic film of Tobit Lucy LawlessTobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Lucy Lawless to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Lucy Lawless could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says...

Film time, family time – Frontline

Sandip Ray announced his arrival as a film-maker with the release of Phatik Chand in 1983. In the last two decades, he has come up with several memorable films, including Nishijapon (2005), Tintorettor Jishu (2008), Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy (2012) and Badshahi Angti (2014). He continues to edit Sandesh, the children’s magazine that Satyajit Ray nurtured with extraordinary dedication from 1961. He was also always deeply involved with his...