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Thursday, July 16th 2020

’12 Years a Slave’ Triumphs, Puts the Academy Awards on Notice

Matt Mersel Science and Technology Editor On a Friday night in the small mountain village of Telluride, Colo., an anxious crowd awaited the premiere of the...

UCSB’s Magic Lantern Films Presents Oscar-Winning “Jojo Rabbit”

Alyssa Tinoco Contributing Writer On Feb. 7 and 10, UC Santa Barbara’s Magic Lantern Films hosted a screening of Director Taika Waititi’s sadistic yet wholesome film...

Shigeto’s ‘No Better Time Than Now’ Blossoms with Color

Dylon Chase With most electronic producers, instrumental virtuosity isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you imagine their creative process. More likely, we...

Improvability Celebrates Singles Awareness Day with ‘Anti-Valentine’s Day’

Gilberto Flores Staff Writer Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer Laughs and love were in abundance this Valentine’s Day, but it wasn't from any heart-shaped box of...

The Art of Boxing

The form and physicality of boxing, the art of boxing.

UCSB Rocks and Rides Out with Wavves

Chris Ortega Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer Can you think of any better way to spend a Friday night then at a rock show? What...

‘Zoolander no. 2’: Not His Best Look

Abhishek Mehra STAFF WRITER A film has failed as a comedy if all you can hear from the audience is mild sporadic chuckling. Such was the...

Phyllis and Harold Offers Lessons in Life and Love

Phyllis and Harold allows viewers to look into a 59-year-old marriage.

In a Divalicious Night of Fun, Winter Wonder Drag Raises $1,795

Julia Frazer Staff Writer Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer Winter Wonder Drag, presented by University of California, Santa Barbara's Queer Student Union, took place in the Hub last...

Russell Honored at SBIFF as Outstanding Director of the Year

Coleman Gray Staff Writer The 29th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival gave its first Tribute Award to David O. Russell on Friday, Jan. 31. In...