Saturday, October 19th 2019

Nuclear Japan Series: ‘Fukushima: Memories of the Lost Landscape’

Gilberto Flores Staff Writer On March 11, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake hit Japan just off the coast of the Tohoku region and triggered a massive...

Creatures of ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ Take Isla Vista Into a Time Warp

Alexandra Dwight Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer At the drunken hour of midnight on Friday, April 11, Isla Vista Theater was bustling with an eclectic...

How They Ruined A Good TV Show: Bays and Thomas Slap Fans in the...

Chloe Babauta After nine seasons on air, the sitcom "How I Met Your Mother," created by Carter Bays and Craig Thomas, ended with its characteristic...

Spike and Mike’s Classical Festival of Animation

Coleman Gray Staff Writer Spike and Mike’s Classical Festival of Animation played at University of California, Santa Barbara’s own Campbell Hall on Friday, April 4, as...

Advanced Screening of ‘Draft Day’ at Pollock, Followed by Q&A with Director and Producers

Brett Debbold Kevin Costner is finally back in the world of sports movies. With a filmography that includes "Bull Durham," "Field of Dreams," "For the...

‘For Your Consideration’ Series Debuts Oscar-Nominated Foreign Films and Animated Shorts

Evelin Lopez Staff Writer For the past two weeks, the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Carsey-Wolf Center has put on the “For Your Consideration” series, presenting...

The ‘For Your Consideration’ Series Rolls its Reel with ‘The Hunt’

Anjila Hjalsted The Oscar-nominated Danish movie "The Hunt" ("Jagten") has brought in close to 8 million U.S. dollars in Denmark alone, and has been globally...

Pollock Theater Joined by Oscar-nominated Screenwriter John Ridley of ’12 Years a Slave’

Evelin Lopez Staff Writer Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer The University of California, Santa Barbara’s Carsey-Wolf Center’s "Script-to-Screen" series presented the Oscar-nominated 2013 film "12 Years...

Film Legend Bruce Dern Honored with Modern Master Award

Katana Dumont Features Editor "Nebraska" star Bruce Dern was honored with the Modern Master Award, which pays tribute to an individual with exceptional accomplishments in the...

Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter Bob Nelson’s Long Road to ‘Nebraska’

Gilberto Flores Staff Writer “Nebraska," the six Oscar-nominated 2013 film directed by Alexander Payne, was screened at Pollock Theater on Friday, Feb. 7, presented by the...