Sunday, September 22nd 2019

The Top Ten Movies of 2017

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer I had the privilege of writing the “Top Ten Films” article for The Bottom Line in 2016, so it seemed only natural...

Trevor Noah Goes Beyond Politics at The Arlington

Addison Morris UCSB's Arts & Lectures program hosted An Evening of Stand-up with Trevor Noah at Arlington Theater on Friday night. It was a sold out...

Female Chicano Campaigner Dolores Huerta Highlighted in MCC Screening

Alexandra Thurber Out of the 1960s emerged a social movement focused on developing a progressive social climate in which racial equality was achieved and labor...

“Call Me By Your Name”: A Gorgeous, Sensual Experience

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer It’s the summer of 1983 “somewhere in Northern Italy,” according to opening text of "Call Me By Your Name," and Elio (Timothee...

Immigrant and Ex-Convict Eddy Zheng’s Story Told in MCC Documentary Screening

Meiya Bledsoe A crowd of UCSB students filled the MultiCultural Center theater for a live screening of Breathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story, on Wednesday, Nov....

With Lady Bird, the Sky is the Limit

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer Greta Gerwig had a big challenge ahead of her for her directorial debut; how do you make a genre like "coming of...

Full Frontal Host Samantha Bee Gets Personal at the Arlington

Karen Ha Previously a correspondent of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and now the host of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Samantha Bee took...

Mdou Moctar Introduces Tuareg Music to UCSB

Andrew Arias KCSB-FM hosted a free film screening and director question and answer session (Q&A) followed by a live performance by Mdou Moctoar, the film’s...

A Filmography Classic is Revisited with ‘To Be or Not to Be’

Hannah Maerowitz Ernst Lubitsch’s urbane comedy "To Be or Not to Be" delighted viewers at its screening at UCSB’s Pollock Theater on Thursday, Oct. 19....

“Mother!”: An Intriguing Yet Unsettling Theatrical Journey

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer Watching “Mother!” was one of the most uncomfortably visceral things I’ve experienced in a very long time. Many scenes made my stomach...