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Thursday, June 4th 2020

“Hugh Hefner’s After Dark” Screens at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Hugh Hefner is nearly synonymous with Playboy, the controversial magazine that has been a comfort for army service people and lonely souls...

How to Make the Perfect Quarantine Playlist

Celine Pun Contributing Writer COVID-19 has changed Isla Vista from a beach resort to a ghost town. I’m certain other current Isla Vista inhabitants may feel...

“Del Playa” Movie Exploits Isla Vista Tragedy

Jennica Martin Staff Writer After years of being delayed due to public outcry and online petitions, the controversial film "Del Playa" was released. "Del Playa" is...

Celebrating Black History Month with Inspiring Black Films

Kayla Curtis-Evans Contributing Writer Film connects us to each other — so it might come as a surprise to some that the diversity we see in...

“They Shall Not Grow Old” Showcases the Stories of British WWI Soldiers

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter Weaving together hundreds of Great War testimonials, an immersive soundscape, and re-textured footage, "They Shall Not Grow Old" revives a century-old...

Meet Sage Avalon: UCSB Student and Indie Pop Music Producer

Sheila TranSenior Copy Editor, Arts & Entertainment Editor When Sage Avalon moved into San Rafael Hall this past fall,...

“Bombshell” Director Brings Fox News Scandal From Script to Screen

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor The film "Bombshell" has received resounding critical acclaim for its authentic, engaging portrayal of the female journalists and news correspondents — namely...

“All in My Family” Highlights the LGBT+ Asian American Experience

Ethan YuContributing Writer Last Wednesday, April 15, the UCSB MultiCultural Center (MCC) hosted its weekly “Cup of Culture” movie...

The Perfect Podcasts For Your Quarantined Quarter

Analissa NunezContributing Writer As Gauchos around the world practice social distancing, the amount of free time that some...

“Tiger King” is Entertainment Without Empathy

Dana Dela Cruz Staff Writer This article contains major spoilers for the Netflix series “Tiger King.”