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Close up of face with facial recognition mapping points


Thursday, Sept 24, 2020

By Shalini Kantayya

Modern society sits at the intersection of two crucial questions: What does it mean when artificial intelligence (AI) increasingly governs our liberties? And what are the consequences for the people AI is biased against?…

Broken walls falling into sea


Friday, Sept 25, 2020

By Cecilia Aldarondo

Through shard-like glimpses of everyday life in post-Hurricane María Puerto Rico, Landfallis a cautionary tale for our times. Set against the backdrop of protests that toppled the US colony’s governor in 2019, the film offers a prismatic portrait of collective trauma and resistance…

Posters of pretty women in Indian beauty shop


Saturday, Sept 26, 2020

By Priya Sen

Filmed over the course of a year in Ambedkar Nagar, a dense, largely working-class area in South Delhi, Yeh Freedom Lifemoves between the two very different worlds of its protagonists, Sachi and Parveen…