Berlin Kicks Off Euro Festival Season With 33% Women Directors In Competition: Down From Last Year But Still Ahead Of Venice & Cannes

This morning’s Berlinale Competition line-up announcement featured 33% films (six of 18) with women directors, including one project, DAU. Natasha, which is co-directed by a man and a woman (Ilya Khrzhanovskiy and Jekaterina Oertel). That’s a drop on last year’s … Read more…

SGIFF: ‘I Dream of Singapore’ Kicks off Documentary Series on NGOs

Lei Yuan Bin’s Singapore International Film Festival world premiere “I Dream Of Singapore” is the first part of a multi-volume documentary series on overlooked local non-governmental organizations. It is produced by Glen Goei’s Singapore production house Tiger Tiger Pictures (“Revenge … Read more…

‘Mortal Kombat 11’s’ New “Kombat League” Kicks Off June 18, Includes Ranked Matches & In-Game Rewards

Source: WB Games / NetherRealm Studios Since it’s launch back in April, Mortal Kombat 11 has been teasing the arrival of the “Kombat League” in the game’s multiplayer menu. Now we know when we can expect to take part in … Read more…

Briefing Room: ABC Poll & 2020, Biden kicks off campaign in Pittsburgh, medicare for all | ABC News

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Kim Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian and More Attend amfAR Gala as New York Fashion Week Offically Kicks Off

Calling all fashion queens! New York Fashion Week has officially kicked off now that the acclaimed amfAR Gala has arrived. So get ready to sashay in your brightest and boldest outfits… E! Online (US) – Top Stories FASHION DEALS: Take … Read more…

As Pence kicks off his Asia tour, other countries have their own ideas for the ‘Indo-Pacific’

Before the Trump administration began calling for unimpeded commerce and an end to authoritarianism in the Indo-Pacific, both Japan and Indonesia already had their own policy ideas for the critically important region. Politics BEST DEAL UPDATE: Save 50% Today! Get … Read more…

Alphabet kicks off a private two-day conference dedicated to health, featuring AI chief Jeff Dean

The conference is a rare opportunity for Alphabet employees to come together from the various teams dabbling in health care, including Google Fit, Nest, Google Brain, Verily and Calico. It's billed as an academic conference. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: … Read more…

The 2020 race kicks into a higher gear — even before the 2018 midterms are over

The weekend brought a flurry of activity from potential Democratic presidential candidates, as well as fresh attacks on several of them by President Trump. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss … Read more…