The Tempest
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'The Tempest': Full of Noises | 16 Dec 2010 // 12:00 AM

The differences between Ariel and Caliban are marked repeatedly, in Shakespeare's language, in the film's casting, and in Julie Taymor's striking, if uneven, cinematic staging.

//Blogs

Shakespeare Pens a Dirge in 2010 | 7 Apr 2011 // 6:10 AM

With lyrics from Shakespeare, Beth Gibbons exceptionally sings.

Julie Taymor's Ferociously Divisive 'Tempest' Adaptation (trailer) | 8 Oct 2010 // 7:00 AM

Julie Taymor's adaptation of William Shakespeare's The Tempest was recently featured as the centerpiece at the 48th annual New York Film Festival. Despite this honor,

//Mixed media
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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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