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The Oscars are hung-up on race and, it seems, on kids

Times LIVE - ‎10 hours ago‎
Perhaps nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis, nominated as a lead actress for her performance in Beasts of the Southern Wild in 2013, slipped through the net because there weren't any adults in the film whom you could argue were carrying her along.
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Israel's Netanyahu likens Islamists to 'wild beasts'

Washington Post - ‎21 hours ago‎
On a tour of his country's southern desert border with Jordan, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled a proposal to erect a barrier around the country to protect it from militant infiltration.
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'Revenant' Rides Past $325M WW; Lunar New Year Party Kicks Off With China Record – International Box Office Actuals

Deadline - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
... American territories which added $98K in the frame for a Uni total of $575K. In Argentina, Room has grossed $295K, surpassing the lifetimes of Boyhood, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Beasts Of The Southern Wild and We Need To Talk About Kevin.

Mercy Street Season 1, Episode 4 - "The Belle Alliance"

PopMatters - ‎21 hours ago‎
Another character hell-bent on bringing down the Yankees is the limping, indignant James Green Jr (Brad Koed), who's once again exasperated by his father's lack of Southern patriotism. Although this is largely a retread of themes we have seen crop up ...

Craven: Sundance

Vermont Public Radio - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Benh Zeitlin's magical realist New Orleans tale, “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” grabbed four Academy Award nominations - but it earned just $1 million in the 2012 deal made at Sundance.

Questioning Authenticity and Narrative Performance in Dodie Bellamy's 'When the Sick Rule the World'

PopMatters - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Earlier on in the essay, she talks about Billy Currington's “You Ain't Just Whistling Dixie” and the pull of the song's fantasy that by-passes the Southern tradition of slavery and gender oppression. As Bellamy explains, “Despite my resistance, I feel ...
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Why do Oscar voters hate children?

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
Perhaps nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis, nominated as a lead actress for her performance in Beasts of the Southern Wild in 2013, slipped through the net because there simply weren't any adults in the film whom you could argue were carrying her along.
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How Sundance will factor into next year's Academy Awards

The Guardian - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
In the years since, Sundance smashes such as Precious, Beasts of the Southern Wild, Fruitvale Station, Whiplash, Boyhood and most recently Brooklyn have gone on to break through to the mainstream to enter the awards race.

Swamp Water Jurisprudence: When Lincoln came to Minnesota

Winona Post - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
The Dakota Sioux in Southern Minnesota were no exception. In 1851 the Sioux agreed to two treaties ... The general declared his mission was to “utterly exterminate the Sioux,” calling them “maniacs and wild beasts.” The army, after a few battles ...

Tragedy in Aleppo and more barriers in Palestine

gulfnews.com - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
All signs indicate that a large-scale offensive by the Syrian regime forces is likely to happen in the southern areas near the Jordanian borders.

South Georgia paddle adventure

Australian Geographic - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
We had already survived furious winds and wild seas, passed surf crashing onto stranded icebergs, and found gaps in reefs where the smallest mistake could mean a possibly deadly capsize.

Going fishing? Here's a few places to launch your boat

Daily Comet (blog) - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Pat's Bayouside Marina, 251 Marina Road, Montegut: Montegut is home to the film "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and places to put your boat in the water.
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Halle Berry on 'heartbreaking' Oscars race divide and Helen Mirren's defence

HELLO! Canada - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
... won her Oscar for Monster's Ball, only three other African-American actresses have been nominated for the award - Gabourey Sidibe in 2009 for Precious, Viola Davis in 2011 for The Help, and Quvenzhane Wallis in 2012 for Beasts of the Southern Wild.
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Oscar outrage could spur a black film boom

Entertainment Weekly - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
The Sundance Film Festival has long celebrated unique directorial voices such as Benh Zeitlin (Beasts of the Southern Wild), Ryan Coogler (Fruitvale Station) and Ava DuVernay (Middle of Nowhere).

Halle Berry: Oscars lack of diversity 'heartbreaking'

BBC News - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
Since her win, only three African-American actresses have been nominated for the award: Gabourey Sidibe in 2010 for Precious, Viola Davis in 2012 for The Help, and Quvenzhane Wallis in 2013 for Beasts of the Southern Wild. Berry said she was ...
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Halle Berry says slow progress on Hollywood diversity is 'heartbreaking'

Entertainment Weekly - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
Since Berry claimed her Oscar, three black women have been nominated for best actress: Gabourey Sidibe for Precious, Viola Davis for The Help, and Quvenzhané Wallis for Beasts of the Southern Wild. None won. (Jennifer Hudson, Mo'Nique, Octavia ...
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BC's plan to end grizzly hunt in rainforest to cost millions over licences

Toronto Star - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
“Effectively, she announced nothing,” said Pacific Wild co-founder Ian McAllister. “She wished non-profits like ourselves and the Coastal First Nations good luck with purchasing the remaining licences.

CLAY COUNTY THROUGH THE YEARS: The creation of Van Buren Township

Brazil Times - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
However, in the southern portion, the land was more fertile and whenever carefully tilled returned fair crops of wheat, corn, rye, oats, barley and grass.

Just How Early Can You Spot the Next LeBron?

GQ Magazine - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
When the game tipped off, La Lu coach Shane Heirman trained his eyes on the CPA point guard with the crazy untamed hair—part Medusa, part hipster Labradoodle—who stepped onto the court like some vision out of Beasts of the Southern Wild. His name ...

End of Great Bear Rainforest grizzly hunt will cost First Nations millions

Calgary Herald - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
“Effectively, she announced nothing,” said Pacific Wild co-founder Ian McAllister. “She wished non-profits like ourselves and the ... He said his hunting territory spans two-million hectares on the southern edge of the Great Bear Rainforest, and his ...
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