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Wednesday , February 1 2023

Entertainment

New Zealand loses precious ‘Rings’ to UK

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Aug 14, (AP): New Zealand has long been associated with “The Lord of the Rings” but with the filming of a major …

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Kuwaiti producer’s film to debut in Sarajevo

Baghdad-set film tells stories of ordinary people KUWAIT CITY, Aug 12: An internationally co-produced feature film directed by Maysoon Pachachi — a London-based filmmaker of …

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‘CODA’: Crowd-pleaser of the year

‘CODA,’ a tender and stirring coming-of-age tale about the only hearing member in a deaf family, might be the crowd-pleaser of the year, but it …

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In Dubai, Filipina breaks stereotypes

Dumagay pulls no punches in jokes on Mideast life DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug 10, (AP): Peering out into the darkened audience of a Dubai …

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New Orleans Jazz Fest canceled again due to COVID-19

NEW ORLEANS, Aug 9, (AP): With new COVID-19 cases surging in Louisiana, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival won’t be returning this year after …

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‘Reservation Dogs’ smashes stereotypes

TULSA, Okla., Aug 8, (AP): Two Indigenous filmmakers are smashing the caricatures and stereotypes of Native Americans, who since the earliest days of film and …

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Info minister eulogizes deceased actress Al-Sharrah

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 7, (KUNA): Minister of Information and Culture and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Abdulrahman Al-Mutairi paid tribute to the famous actress …

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Grammys commit to more hiring diversity for 2022 show

LOS ANGELES, Aug 5, (AP): The Grammy Awards will adopt an inclusion rider that will require producers to recruit and hire more diverse candidates backstage …

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China’s Tencent limits gaming for minors after media outcry

HONG KONG, Aug 4, (AP): China’s biggest gaming company, Tencent Holdings, said Tuesday it will limit gaming time for minors and ban children under age …

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NCCAL kick-starts receiving requests, theatrical scripts; Theater Festival Dec 1 to 10

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 3: The National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters announced Tuesday, the start of receiving applications and theatrical scripts for those wishing …

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