quarantine

U.K. Reintroduces Mask Requirement, Mandatory PCR Tests for Inbound International Travellers

As two cases of the new Omricon variant of the COVID-19 virus have been detected in the U.K., the country has mandated a return to mask wearing and…

IDFA Winners Bettina Perut and Ivan Osnovikoff Talk ‘La Casa’ and the Inner Universe

Chilean directing duo Bettina Perut and Iván Osnovikoff have secured the Best Pitch Forum Award at the 34th edition of IDFA with their documentary “La Casa.” Co-produced by…

Rights Markets: Singapore Media Festival Takes Hybrid Route While Hong Kong FilMart Stays Online Only

Audiovisual rights markets in Asia are coming up with new features to attract and retain executive interest, as business travel in the region remains deeply troublesome. The Singapore…

U.K. Film, TV Executives Welcome Return of Transatlantic Travel But Warn of Environmental Implications

Actor-turned-director Wendy Morgan was devastated when she was forced to miss the West Coast premiere of her directorial feature debut, “Mercy,” last month at the Awareness Festival in…

Iceland Moots Increase of 25% Rebate to Boost Red-Hot Production Hub

When the coronavirus pandemic arrived in Iceland last year, shutting down production on Netflix’s eight-part supernatural volcano drama “Katla,” veteran filmmaker Baltasar Kormákur was quick to rise to…

‘The Real World Homecoming: Los Angeles’ Examines Conversations Around Consent

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not watched the premiere episode of “The Real World Homecoming: Los Angeles,” streaming now on Paramount Plus. During the summer…

Olivia Rodrigo Becomes Second-Youngest Artist to Score Grammy Nods in ‘Big Four’ Categories

Olivia Rodrigo has capped her breakthrough year with an impressive seven Grammy nominations related to her debut album “Sour,” including Album of the Year, Song of the Year,…

Capricorn celebrities: 25 famous people born under this practical sign

The Sun glides through the icy mountaintops of Capricorn from Dec. 22 until Jan. 19.

100 Gecs Bring Hyperpop, Metal and Every Genre in Between to Shrine Auditorium: Concert Review

The phenomenon that is hyperpop inherently implies a mixing and mashing of genres, or perhaps the desire to transcend restrictive structures altogether — an ethos that was exemplified…

Daniella Pineda on Bringing Faye to Life and Representation in ‘Cowboy Bebop’

Daniella Pineda is dying to get back into her first love — comedy writing — but right now she’s taking a slight career detour into space. The Latina…

‘Tiger King’ Season 2 Is a Dull Rehash of a Show That Should’ve Stayed in Quarantine

As “Tiger King” itself notes in its Season 2 premiere, during an opening sequence delivered with all the melodramatic gravitas of a grim thriller, Netflix dropped “Tiger King”…

Hawkeye Early Reactions Heap Praise on Jeremy Renner & Hailee Steinfeld

The first reactions to Marvel Studios’ latest Disney+ series, Hawkeye, are in and it sounds like the MCU has another small screen hit on its hands. The show…