On Nov. 16, the CSUSB Palm Desert campus hosted a free talk for students with Adam Schomer, award-winning producer of the documentary HEAL, which premiered at the Indian Wells Theater a day later. HEAL is a film directed by Kelly Noonan that focuses on by changing one’s thoughts, emotions, and perceptions, the human body can heal itself from any disease. Featuring the insight of scientists and teachers like Dr. Deepak Chopra, Dr. Joe Dispenza, Anita Moorjani, and Bruce Lipton, the documentary also follows real people on their healing journeys through the methods described. Moderated by communication professor Bob Leo, the campus hosted a conversation with Adam Schomer, CEO of I2I … [Read more...] about HEAL documentary premieres at Palm Desert Campus
By Vivian Amissah |Staff Writer| Violence, sexuality, racism and tragedy are what CSUSB students voted as the most relevant topics of four documentaries on Netflix. “Blackfish,” “The Invisible War,” “Hot Girls Wanted” and “Dark Girls” were the top picks students viewed on Netflix. Students expressed why these top four picks are influential in today’s time. Students were asked if these documentaries were influential in today’s time or if they didn’t relate at all. Fourth year student Christopher Malagon chose the documentary “The Invisible War,” which he picked based on how he thought it was influential in today’s time. “Watching this documentary for the first time, it gave … [Read more...] about Top four documentaries on Netflix
By Matthew Bramlett Staff Writer One of the most well-known and sought-after street artists may not even exist. Mr. Brainwash, the eccentric filmmaker turned artist whose real name is Thierry Guetta, has seen his image and personal brand explode in recent years. It began in 2008 with his debut art show “Life is Beautiful,” and continueswith his starring turn in graffiti artist Banksy's documentary on the growing street art phenomenon, Exit Through the Gift Shop. Since Banksy's film opened last year, Mr. Brainwash (or, rather, the idea of Mr. Brainwash,) has been the subject of much speculation. All across the Internet, there have been different sources claiming that not only … [Read more...] about Purposeful portrait or preposterous prank?