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Film Notes – May 2021

Though 2020 was a difficult year for the film industry with theaters shutdown around the country, drive-ins saw a rise in attendance, offering a socially-distanced opportunity for people to enjoy a movie.

The Films of the Irish: What to watch this Saint Patrick’s Day

Photo by Leighton Smith on Unsplash Many of us identify Saint Patrick’s Day with movies like John Wayne’s The Quiet Man, but if you’re looking for something new to see this year, here are some...

59th Ann Arbor Film Festival goes virtual

This year's AAFF will be virtual with films being shown online from March 23 to March 28.

Independent film festival now open to the world

Slamdance, an annual festival traditionally held in Park City, Utah, will host its 2021 edition on February 12-25.

Rock away the winter with the Rock Hall’s YouTube page

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland may be temporarily closed, but its spirit lives on in video form. The Rock Hall’s official YouTube page is constantly updated with new content, from...

Toledo writer of iconic movies passes away

Screenwriter and Toledo native William Blinn— author of iconic films such as Brian’s Song and Purple Rain— passed away in October at the age of 83. Born in the Glass City, Blinn moved to...