Steven Spielberg to head Cannes film Festival jury.
As Castro era drifts to close, a new face steps in at number two.
The great gift of Van Cliburn.
Marco McMillian, openly gay black mayoral candidate, slain in Mississippi.
Transgender girl’s parents lobby for her right to use the bathroom.
Who’s really doing the Harlem Shake?
Kevin B. Lee draws wisdom from a rare glimpse of Jonathan Rosenbaum in a short film.
Watch Lena Dunham’s audition for Zero Dark Thirty:
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