Disobedience explores a variety of thought-provoking themes, bolstered by gripping work from leads Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, and Alessandro Nivola. Read critic reviews.
29/11/2022 · Police have been out in force in China to stamp out zero-Covid protests and at least one person was arrested, according to social media videos, after a show of civil disobedience unprecedented ...
Carol Dweck researches “growth mindset” — the idea that we can grow our brain's capacity to learn and to solve problems. In this talk, she describes two ways to think about a problem that’s slightly too hard for you to solve. Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet? A great introduction to this influential field.
Background City of segregation. Birmingham, Alabama was, in 1963, "probably the most thoroughly segregated city in the United States", according to King. Although the city's population of almost 350,000 was 60% white and 40% black, Birmingham had no black police officers, firefighters, sales clerks in department stores, bus drivers, bank tellers, or store cashiers.
08/12/2015 · The Girl King: Directed by Mika Kaurismäki. With Malin Buska, Sarah Gadon, Michael Nyqvist, Lucas Bryant. THE GIRL KING paints a portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.
24/11/2022 · Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio revels in the freedom of disobedience as virtue, becoming a meditation on the ways in which innocence and disobedience – despite what the old fairy tales might tell us – are tightly intertwined. “He is an innocent character,” Gustafson says of their wild, wooden lead.
Film critics Robert Davis and Riccardo de los Rios praise the film's narrative structure. They comment that in adapting a story such as Battle Royale which requires a suspension of disbelief to go along with its "far-fetched" story Fukasaku instead turns conventional rules of screenwriting on its head.