Independent films

BlackStar Film Festival returns for its 10th year

A native of Philadelphia, Ephraim Asili, now an assistant professor at Bard College in New York, will see his first feature film screened at BlackStar. “The Inheritance” is both a narrative fiction and a cinematic essay on the history of black liberation. The protagonist inherits a West Philly house from …

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Loki episode 6 ends teased in Avengers: Endgame

A Avengers: End of Game the line teased the terrifying conclusion to the finale of Loki. With the sixth and final episode released on Wednesday (July 14), fans have found out which of their many theories came to fruition – and are reacting rather enthusiastically. Many thought the next Thanos-style …

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Nora Al Sharif’s “Ismail” paints a picture of Palestine you might not have seen

Ismail movie poster Istikana Nora Alsharif’s film “Ismail” has just been released on Istikana AMMAN, JORDAN, July 12, 2021 / – Istikana, the leading subscription video-on-demand service focused on Arab indie films, documentaries, shorts and classics, has released award-winning documentary Ismail إسماعيل by Palestinian director Nora Alsharif Nora Alsharif’s film …

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