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'Judas and the Black Messiah' an essential history lesson on injustice

'Judas and the Black Messiah' an essential history lesson on injustice

Too bad theatres aren't open yet, so catch 'Judas and the Black Messiah' via video on demand if you can. This important civil rights movie ranks right up there with Selma and Malcolm X for telling the Black stories that all must watch to better understand what gave rise to Black Lives Matter.
Markers of place and connection

Markers of place and connection

The museum has lined up a series of virtual presentations on cultural tattooing and cultural appropriation.
Beauty knows no colour, but the fashion industry does

Beauty knows no colour, but the fashion industry does

Fashion will be the topic of discussion during Friday's screening as part of the library's Black Film Watch Parties.
Don't underestimate the matron in the apron

Don't underestimate the matron in the apron

Heart of a Runaway Girl is a great story that takes you right to its mountain town setting in the 1980s. It also makes you beg for a sequel.
Solving the case

Solving the case

In which the Gazette's film critic picks apart the little things of The Little Things.
The friend you wish you had

The friend you wish you had

It's a tearjerker for sure, so do bring your tissues if you've got plans to put Our Friend on demand.
Grizzled and gruff, with a few guffaws

Grizzled and gruff, with a few guffaws

In Plainview is everything you want in a grizzled crime potboiler and more.
Students explore art themes in Re/LAUNCH/ing, vol. 5

Students explore art themes in Re/LAUNCH/ing, vol. 5

Each month, StAlbertTODAY.ca will be displaying an online gallery of art created by high school students. These are January's submissions.
Enter Nisha, your new writer in residence

Enter Nisha, your new writer in residence

Edmonton's current poet laureate has a new gig to cap off all of her other current projects. She will be virtually accessible for the calendar year as the metropolitan area's regional writer in residence.
Going to the movies in 2021?

Going to the movies in 2021?

That's the big question, with the answer only being possible when the theatres open back up again. Still, there are a good number that are slated for release that are worthy of mention.