Author: Greggory Morris

Remarks by President Obama on Education at Benjamin Banneker Academic High School Washington, D.C.

Transcript Sent to the WORD by the White House Office of the Press Secretary 11:21 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Hello, Bulldogs! (Applause.) Good to see you guys. How’s everybody doing? You all look good. You look good. (Applause.) Hey! How’s…

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO Film Review

I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO is a mind bending, soul immersing cinematic seance with James Baldwin. An incredible transcendental experience. Though I saw the screening several days ago, I can still feel Baldwin through the medium of a resonant Samuel…

NYFF54 Complete Lineup for Free Daily Talk Series Live

HBO® is the presenting sponsor of NYFF Live, which features actors, directors, writers, critics, and other industry insiders participating in daily evening discussions from October 1 – 14 in the Amphitheater at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center. Expanding on…

The WORD’s Classified Ads

The WORD is excited to offer online classified ads to Hunter College and New York City. From student housing to roommates to textbooks to jobs and internships, there is something for everyone here. loading classifieds…

THE BEST DEMOCRACY MONEY CAN BUY Film Review

On the eve of the Mother of All U.S. Presidential Debates, Gonzo Guerrilla Journalist Greg Palast’s THE BEST DEMOCRACY MONEY CAN BUY, alleging a conspiracy by extreme right wing powers to nullify the votes of at least 1 million people,…

Participants for the 54th New York Film Festival Artist Academy and Critics Academy

The Artist Academy is an immersive creative experience for filmmakers early in their careers, and the Critics Academy, a workshop for aspiring film critics, at the 54th New York Film Festival (September 30 – October 16). The NYFF Critics Academy,…

STARVING THE BEAST – Film Review

Starving the beast is a right wing political strategy to force the federal government to reduce spending by depriving it of revenue. Steve Mims’ and Bill Banowsky’s STARVING THE BEAST is a lucid and compelling 75-minute rebuttal, eloquently expressed with…

Film Review
I AM NOT A SERIAL KILLER

Director Billy O’Brien’s I AM NOT A SERIAL KILLER (adapted from Author Dan Well’s novel) is made in the vein of five-star art house horror gems like EXISTS (2014) and IT FOLLOWS (2014), that is, low budget with the heart…