Elaine Teng

China's Version of "An Inconvenient Truth" Went Viral. Now the Government Is Cracking Down.
March 02, 2015

The documentary criticizes the country's air pollution.

Kazuo Ishiguro Has Written His Riskiest Novel Yet
February 23, 2015

Ishiguro's first novel in ten years is a strange amalgam of themes that have haunted much of his career. 

The Whitewashed Oscars Redeemed Hollywood With a Surprisingly Political Ceremony
February 23, 2015

Sometimes politics sneaks into art. Other times, it kicks in the door. 

Is the Foreign Film Oscar Corrupt and Pointless?
February 05, 2015

No! But let us explain why...

And the Oscar Goes to... a White Person
January 15, 2015

The awards are the least racially diverse in 17 years.

The Controversy Over 'Selma' Shows Why You Shouldn't Fact-Check Movies
January 08, 2015

We go to the movies to be entertained, not educated.

The Most Recent Target of Charlie Hebdo's Satire Wasn't Islam. It Was Islamophobia.
The French paper skewered all forms of dogmatic thinking
January 07, 2015

The French paper skewered all forms of dogmatic thinking.