Awards Circuit: Circuit Q&A, What Are Your Favorite Recent Netflix Releases?

The cast of “Saturday Night Live” spoofed Netflix’s voracious appetite for content in a memorable skit last December. Cast member Beck Bennett narrates a sardonic ad: “Our goal is the endless scroll. By the time you’ve reached the bottom of our menu, there’s now shows at the top, thus the singularity will be achieved.” The sentiment can ring true.

SO Rhode Island: Onwards and Upwards

“We’re looking at art here as a way of providing some communication about what the experience was and allowing for conversation to occur,” says Paul Murray, manager of the new Journeys Onward exhibit at the Wickford Art Association.

Directed by Personal Velocity by Rebecca Miller Review

Storytelling often uses the past as a tool to imagine otherwise: to create other communities or futures. Rebecca Miller’s Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002) takes up this work, and does it beautifully, creating a triptych that focuses on three young women who are all at a turning point in their lives.

Motif magazine: Locale Profile

“They look like my wife’s hair,” David Strenio said as he guided the cavatappi pasta cascading from the extruder in perfectly formed ringlets.