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How Ermanno Olmi Found Grace in the Daily Labors of Italians

How Ermanno Olmi Found Grace in the Daily Labors of Italians

Ermanno Olmi’s first fictional feature, “Il Posto,” shown at the Venice Film Festival in 1961, was released in the United States two years later with the incongruously noisy title “The Sound of Trumpets.” That name doesn’t entirely come out of nowhere; it echoes a phrase

Sylvia Miles, Actress With a Flair for the Flamboyant, Dies at 94

Sylvia Miles, Actress With a Flair for the Flamboyant, Dies at 94

Sylvia Miles, who earned two Academy Award nominations (for “Midnight Cowboy” and “Farewell, My Lovely”) and decades of glowing reviews for her acting before drawing equal attention for her midlife transition to constant partygoer and garishly flamboyant dresser, died on Wednesday in Manhattan. She was

How would you recreate the look and feel of this 2D Pixar short?

I just saw Pixar’s short “Kitbull” ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZS5cgybKcI](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZS5cgybKcI) ) and LOVED it. I want to make a short film in this same style, so I am curious how I would go about recreating the look and feel with the tools I have. (I currently use

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