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My Inside Stories · 17h ago

Hot Movie Takes – My recap of Julianne Moore in conversation with Alexander Payne

Alexander Payne owns enough cachet as a preeminent writer-director that he can pretty much get any peer film artist to join him for a cinema conversation at the Film Streams Feature fundrais...
My Inside Stories · 2d ago

Hot Movie Takes: Feature VII – Julianne Moore in conversation with Alexander Payne

Both a celebration of Film Streams’ mission and a vital source of support, our Feature fundraiser galas bring together the Omaha community and some of the greatest living artists in film. Fe...
My Inside Stories · 6d ago

Voyager Bud Shaw gives up scalpel for pen

Before Dr. Bud Shaw gained fame as a liver transplant surgeon, first in Pittsburgh, then at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), he was a writer. An adventurer, too. He's a vete...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

Hot Movie Takes: Payne’s ‘Downsizing’ may be next big thing on world cinema landscape

Just as Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey marked a seminal movie event, Alexander Payne's Downsizing has milestone written all over it. Kubrick's 1968 landmark inspired by writer Arth...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

Hot Movie Takes – “Chinatown”

Languid has never felt as sexy or as menacing as it does in "Chinatown," the great 1974 film noir classic that hasn't been topped since. Not even close. Robert Towne wrote a script that many...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

Pot Liquor Love: Chef-Owner Jared Clarke Goes Wood-Fired

Chef-owner Jared Clarke found a niche with his Railcar Modern American Kitchen in northwest Omaha. With it now well-established, he hankered trying a new concept with Timber Wood Fire Bistro...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

Hot Movie Takes – “Rawhide”

I love a good Western. This quintessential American film form is full of possibilities from a storytelling perspective because of the vast physical and metaphorical landscapes it embodies. T...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

New approach, same expectation for South soccer

Omaha South High boys soccer is good again. No news there. By now, it’s become a tradition. In a you-can’t-take-anything-for-granted world, few things have become more dependable in Omaha hi...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

Hot Movie Takes: PAYNE’S “DOWNSIZING’” – It may be next big thing on the world cinema landscape

Hot Movie Takes: PAYNE’S “DOWNSIZING’” – It may be next big thing on the world cinema landscape BY LEO ADAM BIGA, Author of “Alexander Payne: His Journey in Film” April 2017 issue of The Rea...
My Inside Stories · 1W ago

A melting pot magic city gets its own museum

Just like the community that forged him, the dreams of South Omaha native and historian Gary Kastrick don't die easy. The educator developed the Project Omaha teaching museum at South High b...