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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 56–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
... with a movie she was acting in and wanted to quit. The film was about nascent self-reflexivity in Iranian cinema and wasn’t really meant for children. It was widely believed that filmmakers were using the guise of children’s films to avoid the attention of censors. In other words, the films used a child’s...
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (3): 57–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 93–99.
Published: 01 December 2017
... a multiplex. The Genesis Deluxe Cinema screened the latest Nigerian movies alongside the most recent chapters of James Bond, Star Wars, and X-Men. On weekend nights, it was also a preferred venue for red-carpet premieres of Nigerian movies. These pageants happened on a near-weekly basis, celebrations...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 June 2014
... of a troop of clowns. When packed up, it could be taken for a golf cart-sized Rubik’s Cube, with four brightly colored metal boxes strapped together. Each box houses a separate module—portable cinema, IT equipment, library with paper books, games, and art supplies, and an administrative center to track...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 65–71.
Published: 01 September 2016
... audiences to identify with the American perspective. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Vietnam War literature memory history cinema Hollywood RICHARD HAHN RICHARD HAHN Within a week, Viet Thanh Nguyen’s darkly comic first novel, The Sympathizer , won the 2016 Pulitzer...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 99–108.
Published: 01 June 2017
... assume that these locked gates are meant to keep Berlin out. I, too, was a Prenzlauer Berg single who found a life partner and settled down. Our child attends one of the area’s kindergartens between the Kulturbrauerei—a former brewery that now houses cinemas, clubs, and a theater troupe—and super...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
... photos. Social media usage can also create opportunities for creative sectors, which can lead to restructuring cultural industries and related businesses. A digitally-empowered citizenry can disrupt ongoing business models like news media, music, cinema, and publishing industries. Recently, the daily...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 39–45.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Africa is to promote social mobility for the next generation while assuring continued economic support for education from Paris. Though French is unavoidable in the day-to-day life of some Africans—in administration, markets, justice, politics, education, news, and cinema—the language actually spoken...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 63–69.
Published: 01 June 2018
... apartments in more affluent areas. What is remarkable about the film is not so much that it depicts a woman as a war hero fighting vociferously and ingeniously against a male political figure—this is rather typical of Algerian cinema—but that the conflict it describes is paradigmatic of ones that arose...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of (since my second novel was about Bolly­ human aims and aspirations. This is why, as wood) they see and hear stories too, in the a writer, I would argue that the specificities flickering lights of the thousands of cinemas of literature are the best antidote to the in our land, where myth...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 75–82.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Hazony’s survey of tails, that is often conveyed in Israeli litera­ Israel’s cultural and intellectual landscape, ture, art, and cinema. Hazony is clearly un­ one wonders at times if there are any Zion­ comfortable with this. “One gets the im­ ists left at all. pression,” he...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 106–115.
Published: 01 December 2012
... by declaring a “Love the Prophet Day,” chaos erupts. Young people, reporters, and police swarm Karachi’s M.A. Jinnah road. Angry youngsters rob ATMs, break into shops, and set cars on fire. Across the city, men set cinemas on fire, but not before stealing sodas from the vending machines. They chant, “We...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 81–88.
Published: 01 September 2001
... League, who Italy’s largest media networks. His fingers said in simple language that the distant cen­ are in just about everything: cinema, pub­ tralized national government in Rome is lishing, sports, financial services, real estate, “the big robber.” His plan was to save Italy urban planing...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 69–80.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., bookstores, very few years after 1923, Mustafa Kemal cinemas and shops of every description, it Atatürk transformed a shattered and bewil­ is the pulsating heart not only of Istanbul dered nation into one obsessed with prog­ but of the Turkish nation. I go there when­ ress. His was a one-man...