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FEATURE: Film thrusts spotlight on woes of Myanmar child soldiers

Kyodo 19 Jun 2021
"Over 90,000 Burmese children have been illegally recruited by the Myanmar Army and forced into battle against insurgent groups" over the years, the film claims ... Lo hopes to someday make a film that delves further into the issue of the recruitment of child soldiers in Myanmar -- ...

Black-owned movie studio moves closer to fruition in Memphis

Crossville Chronicle 19 Jun 2021
In a letter to the Land Use Control board recommending approval of the BLP Film Studios plans, Linn Sitler, head of the Memphis & Shelby County Film Commission, which recruits film projects to Memphis, wrote that “bigger productions in Memphis” have had to ‘make do’ with such existing spaces as empty warehouses and factories.”.

17 films to watch in honor of Juneteenth 2021

The Oregonian 19 Jun 2021
Here are several empowering films you can stream from home ahead of Juneteenth ... The film stars Bryan Stevenson, Christy Stevenson and Howard Stevenson ... The film is narrated by Hands Up United’s co-founder Tory Russell and David Whitt, a recruiter for civilian organization Cop Watch ... The film stars Denzel Washington as Malcolm X.

Forum highlights need for better women's films in China

China Daily 18 Jun 2021
Dong, founder of Meridian Entertainment, said few of the big-budget Chinese film projects have recruited female directors, urging the industry to give female filmmakers and actresses more opportunities to be "seen" on a bigger stage.

Black Widow Cast: A Guide to Every MCU and Comics Actor

Collider 18 Jun 2021
Before we discover the untold story of Natasha’s past and her mission against a dangerous conspiracy in this film, we've put together a breakdown of all the characters that are slated to appear when it hits theaters and Disney+ (with Premier Access) on July 9th ... You might be familiar with Natasha Romanoff post-recruitment into S.H.I.E.L.D.

Jagame Thandhiram, Sherni, Luca: What to watch on June 18

Indian Express 18 Jun 2021
The film “tells the story of a clever, carefree gangster who is recruited to help an overseas crime lord take down a rival ... Pixar’s latest animated film Luca is now streaming on Disney Plus Hotstar ... The film’s official synopsis reads, “Kevin Hart stars in a ...

British anti-masker faces six months in Singapore jail after he boarded a train without a face-covering

The Daily Mail 17 Jun 2021
A British ex-pat who refused to wear a face mask on the train home from work in Singapore is facing six months in jail after a fellow commuter filmed him and posted footage on Facebook ... A fellow commuter secretly filmed him and put the clip on social media, prompting officers to arrest him hours later.

North Strabane resident featured on GMA for 'Vaccinated' music video

Herald-Standard 17 Jun 2021
The night before receiving her second COVID-19 vaccination, Sara Botkin, of North Strabane Township, was singing while washing the dishes ... “I started to sing the song, and the lyrics just kept coming to me,” she said in an interview ... They decided to do a music video to go with the song, and recruited film students from Point Park University to help.

Steven Spielberg Adds Julia Butters To The Film Inspired By His Childhood

Empire 16 Jun 2021
She's landed a job with another big-name director, as Steven Spielberg is recruiting her for his latest, untitled film, which is inspired by his own childhood ... this summer with an eye to releasing the film in 2022.

Producer for defunct GirlsDoPorn is sentenced to 20 years in prison for coercing and tricking ...

The Daily Mail 15 Jun 2021
'Adult film performer and producer Ruben Andre Garcia was sentenced in federal court today to 20 years in prison for conspiring with the owners of the adult websites GirlsDoPorn (GDP) and GirlsDoToys (GDT) to recruit young women to appear in sex videos for adult websites using force, fraud, and coercion.

Stars mourn late director Benny Chan

China Daily 15 Jun 2021
"All that occupied his mind was the film, he never complained about his suffering," Yen said. Tse said Chan had been like a mentor in his acting career since Chan recruited the then 19-year-old Tse for the 1998 film Gen-X Cops ... The film is set to open across ...

'It's going to happen': Fast and Furious director Justin Lin says he plans to film ...

The Daily Mail 15 Jun 2021
The filmmaker, who has directed five Fast & Furious films already, declared his intentions to make one of the upcoming sequels Down Under during an interview with the Courier Mail on Tuesday ... The actor said the final two films could potentially release in 2023 then 2024 ... New recruits.

Former D1 guard Beachum joins Tarleton women’s basketball staff

Stephenville Empire-Tribune 15 Jun 2021
"We worked with her some in the recruiting process and I was impressed with her knowledge about the game and players as well ... Beachum assisted with all recruiting and team management duties and was also responsible for creating scouting reports and film breakdown of opponents.

Top Gun Is an Infomercial for America

The Atlantic 15 Jun 2021
Scott’s film answered the moment by attempting to sell not a car, but a country ... (A bit like the film that bears its name, Top Gun is both forward-looking and fusty ... (The Navy, which provided equipment and training for the production and reportedly shaped some of its story lines, set up recruitment booths outside theaters showing the film.

Update on the latest in business:

Federal News Radio 15 Jun 2021
FINANCIAL MARKETS ... Insight by Carahsoft ... are weighing on sentiment ... BIDEN-EU ... California man gets prison for coercing women for sex films ... Prosecutors say the porn recruiter, actor and producer falsely promised models answering ads that the sex films wouldn’t be distributed on the internet and also at times coerced them to finish videos through threats.

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