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(From left) Juliette Binoche (Maria Enders) and Kristen Stewart (Valentine) in Olivier Assayas’ “Clouds of Sils Maria.” PHOTO BY CAROLE BETHUEL/COURTESY OF CG CINEMA

REVIEW: “Clouds of Sils Maria” a character-driven masterpiece

What does it mean to grow older? For women in Hollywood, it has often meant to […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
“Unfriended,” a story of friends being haunted by an online presence, will be released April 17. PHOTO COURTESY OF UNIVERSAL PICTURES

REVIEW: Audiences unfollow clichéd characters of “Unfriended”

Six teens Skype on screen: brunette Blaire (Shelley Hennig), who enjoys settling arguments; her blue-eyed boyfriend […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
(From left) Jonah Hill (Mike Finkel) and James Franco (Christian Longo) in “True Story.” PHOTO BY MARY CYBULSKI/COURTESY OF TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION

REVIEW: “True Story” filled with suspense and complex relationships

In the midst of the absolute seriousness associated with depicting a man who murdered his wife […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
Record stores release special records and have sales around the country to celebrate “Record Store Day” on April 18. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Record Store Day needles smaller labels and music businesses

With Record Store Day celebrating its eighth year on Saturday, many are beginning to question whether […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
The Boston Public Market announced April 7 the line up of year-round vendors who will sell locally-made products near the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston Public Market vendors value business opportunities

One hundred percent homegrown, the Boston Public Market has foodies’ best interests at heart. Set to […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Wes Palmer (COM ’16), creator of butv10’s series Paper Trail, works on set. The show is one of three college series nominated for a College Television Award from the Television Academy Foundation. PHOTO COURTESY OF BUTV10

“Paper Trail” producers on their path to award-winning success

Winning an Emmy Award is a dream for many of those working in the television industry. […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Muse
After Don McLean’s “American Pie” manuscript sold for $1.2 million, baby boomers investing in rock memorabilia has become increasingly popular. PHOTO BY KELSEY CRONIN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Baby boomers spend big bucks on rock memorabilia

In an increasingly digital age, physical rock memorabilia is still a big-ticket item. Some people are […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Boston companies such as Freight Farms and Harvest Automation are developing new technology to support horticulture and agriculture in the city. PHOTO COURTESY OF FREIGHT FARMS

Urban farming technology puts down roots in Boston

Food startup ventures are beginning to make waves in a venture capitalist market that used to […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features
The Division of Emerging Media Studies and the Center for Mobile Communication Studies hosted an event April 8 about social media and national policy in Boston University’s College of Communication. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Social media proves viable avenue to young voters

In just over a year and a half, United States citizens will be voting for a […]

by · April 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Features, Spotlight
Facebook causes users to compare themselves to their friends, which leads to depression, according to a study published April 6 by the University of Houston. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY L.E. CHARLES/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

With happy Facebook friends, no need for enemies

While social comparison is not a new phenomenon, it has reached a new high with popular […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Catalyst, Features