Variety: 5 Box Office Lessons from 2016

January 2, 2017

The story of 2016, when it is written, will be a mixed one. Despite the rise of streaming services and quality television, the movie business continues to be resilient. Yet there are also very real challenges to the business. Fewer films are accounting for an ever greater slice of overall box office revenues and […]

Why Aren’t There More Female Billionaires?

January 1, 2017

“The higher up you move in the income distribution, the lower the proportion of women,” said Gabriel Zucman, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley, and an author of a paper, which analyzes gender in the 1 percent. […]

Atkinson: We Hunted Down the 10 Best Films of 2016

December 30, 2016

“My number one and two, Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Cemetery of Splendour and Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Lobster are, in fact, almost inscrutable, and all the more fabulous for it,” writes Michael Atkinson in In These Times. […]

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