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Karen Gillan in Dual. 
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Sundance: ‘Dual’ Fascinates with Darkness and Obscurity

By Luke Jackson, Arts Writer January 23, 2022

  Riley Stearns has proven a unique and interesting addition to the world of off-kilter indie cinema. While I have only seen two of his three feature films, Stearns' distinctive style oozes through...

Classic Westerns from the mid-20th century are critical to our understanding of race in contemporary America.(Courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

Emery: Time to Move Past the Whitewashed Wild West

By Nate Emery March 28, 2020

  The scene opens with a wide-angle view of the Great Plains. Mighty winds blow clear across the grass as smoke billows from the stack of a train far in the distance. Two men on horseback enter...

Graphic by Jose Garcia | The Daily Utah Chronicle

Another Year for Women Going Unacknowledged Across Awards Shows

By Hannah Keating, Arts Editor February 8, 2020

  Media awards shows are often criticized, whether it be for a lack of racial diversity as #OscarsSoWhite trends for the fourth year in a row, for the toxic celebration of actors who risk their...

(Graphic by David Onwukeme | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Payne’s Favorite Films of 2019

By Christopher Payne, Assistant Arts Editor December 23, 2019

  We approach the end of a decade after an eventful and frankly depressing year. Yet amid the conflicts, disasters and scandals that marked the year, we've seen the arts flourishing and developing...