Day: October 16, 2015

Top Five Picks at the 10th Annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival

The 10th annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival opened last night with a speech from notoriously expansive festival director Adam Lopez. He took care to thank the fans, the sponsors, and the press for their part in helping the festival reach this unusual milestone—Toronto may be the city with the most film festivals—currently thirty-five—but most don’t last…

stock: Calling All Girls, Parents' Magazine Publication Office, June-July 1945, digital comics museum

TGIFeminism: White Feminism, Hollywood Feminism & Hard Truths

16-Year-Old Girl Develops Early-Stage HIV Test Canadian high schooler Nicole Ticea has developed a low-cost, early-stage HIV test that has the potential to save and improve lives all over the world. For her efforts, Nicole has won the 2015 Intel Young Scientist Award. Learn more over on A Mighty Girl. Prominent Activist Diana Sacayán the Third Trans…

Review: Jem and the Holograms Outrageous Annual

Jem and the Holograms Outrageous Annual Kelly Thompson (script) with Amy Mebberson (“Wired” art and colors), Arielle Jovellanos (“Jem Wolf” art” & Josh Burcham (“Jem Wolf” colors), Rebekah Isaacs (“Angry Aja” art) & Joana Lafuente (“Angry Aja” colors), Jen Bartel (“Shana Wars” art and colors), Agnes Garbowska (“Jem Babies” art and colors” & Lauren Perry…