Articles by: Aliza Van Leesten

Underdog Moonlight takes best picture amid Oscar mix-up

Underdog Moonlight takes best picture amid Oscar mix-up

The seats were filled at the Oscars on Sunday night. As many considered this year to be an extraordinary movie year, with a wide range of dark, fun, political, and engaging movies out in theatres. What many critics considered to be an Oscar-underdog Best Picture on Sunday night. This win was well-deserved for the Moonlight cast, production, and crew. The […]

Break out of the Colby bubble with Netflix’s must-see movie 13th

Break out of the Colby bubble with Netflix’s must-see movie 13th

This Oscars season has presented us with many, critically acclaimed films. Many incorporate extensive social commentary, including Moonlight, Hidden Figures, Manchester By the Sea, and Fences. One that made a different Oscar nomination list  is the newly released Netflix documentary 13th. Although 13th covers a heavy subject matter, the implementation of the 13th Ammendment, in some ways it eases one’s […]