Louisiana filmmakers present a love letter to the classic game show more

Jan 9, 2018 9:42 AM Visual & Performing Arts


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Puppetry and folklore are a perfect fit for The Revelers’ new music video more

Nov 1, 2017 1:58 PM Visual & Performing Arts


Jeremy Renner and Gil Birmingham in a scene from "Wind River".

Cutting ties with the Weinstein Company, Louisiana's Tunica-Biloxi Tribe funds its own Oscar campaign more

Oct 31, 2017 4:07 PM People & Places


Lucie Monk Carter

A new documentary revisits Baton Rouge’s vital punk scene more

Apr 21, 2017 4:32 PM People & Places 2 Comments

Louisiana's reputation through the lens of a cult classic more

Apr 26, 2016 12:00 AM , Visual & Performing Arts


All photos by Lucie Monk Carter

Knives, camera, action! more

Apr 13, 2016 12:00 AM Foodways


Photo by Zack Smith

New Orleans underground reincarnated more

Oct 27, 2015 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

A meaningful role for local actress Lucy Faust more

Apr 27, 2015 12:00 AM People & Places

The film "Una Vida" represents a successful return home for local filmmaker Richie Adams more

Oct 14, 2014 12:00 AM People & Places


Photo by Lucie Monk

The popular LSU English professor explains our favorite monsters more

Sep 23, 2014 12:00 AM People & Places


Photo by Andrew Kolker.

A film that documents a racially divisive political race in post-Katrina New Orleans is streaming free till August 12. more

Jul 31, 2014 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

Baton Rougean Justin Rayna is like one of those unbelievably talented students in FAME—his collection of talents and interests, in other words, is diverse enough to make a casting director cry—with joy. Let's start with music: he plays drum... more

Apr 30, 2014 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

The come-from-behind story, about a horse that won the Kentucky Derby against all odds, hits theaters this month more

Mar 26, 2014 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts


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LPB documentary Window in the Waves delivers stunning footage of the Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary, a flourishing coral reef in the Gulf of Mexico. more

Mar 19, 2014 12:00 AM Knowing Nature


Photo by Andrew Bryan

Thousands of filmmakers will screen the results of their 48-hour sprint in New Orleans more

Feb 25, 2014 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

New Orleans native Eddie Jemison, the guy whose name you might not recognize, but who my husband immediately identified as the tech wiz from the Ocean's Eleven series of films, walked onstage with co-director Sean Richardson a few weeks ago... more

Jan 15, 2014 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts



Eddie Jemison stars in a self-directed film about four buddies with serious self-destructive skills.  more

Jan 15, 2014 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

Legendary dog trainer Dick Russell, documented. When filmmaker Richie Adams came to Baton Rouge in 2009 to shoot his first feature, a film called Inventing Adam*, the script called for three dogs that could behave on a movie set. “I needed ... more

Apr 23, 2013 12:00 AM People & Places

How a Baton Rouge girl became an Italian movie star It might have been my mom who spotted the article on the financial page of the State-Times. “Italian Movie Firm to Shoot Film in Area,” it announced. A crew was in Baton Rouge shooting sce... more

Mar 26, 2013 12:00 AM History