A closer look at the voracious nutria Read more

Knowing Nature

”Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte” has Louisiana bona fides Read more



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A few of the particularly Southern stories at this year's film festival Read more

Visual & Performing Arts

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

Visual & Performing Arts


Courtesy Jillian Hall

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

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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 Read more

People & Places


Lucie Monk Carter

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

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

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All photos by Lucie Monk Carter

Knives, camera, action! Read more



Photo by Zack Smith

New Orleans underground reincarnated Read more

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A meaningful role for local actress Lucy Faust Read more

People & Places

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

People & Places


Photo by Lucie Monk

The popular LSU English professor explains our favorite monsters Read more

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. Read more

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... Read more

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

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Photo by Todd Richard

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. Read more

Knowing Nature


Photo by Andrew Bryan

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

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... Read more

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