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‘Becoming’ beautifully captures story of former First Lady

Fair use from Getty Images. Former First Lady Michelle Obama travelled all over the United States for up-close interviews about her book

Sofia Seewald

May 16, 2020

When “Becoming” was released on Netflix May 6, my mom and I were anticipating an informational documentary about Michelle Obama, however, the movie gave us much more than that. “Becoming” was one of the most empowering documentaries I have ever seen. The movie “Becoming” is based partly...

‘Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness’ provides excitement, drama

Fair use from Netflix. Joe Exotic, star of “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,” feeds a tiger. The eighth episode of the Netflix series was released April 12.

Noah Orloff

April 14, 2020

A distraction in life is important during this trying time and I cannot think of a better way to take a break from the outside world than entering into the life of Joe Maldonado-Passage, who goes by Joe Exotic, or the Tiger King. “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness” is so wild that it almost...

‘Wasted! The Story of Food Waste’ shown to educate city

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Sofie Geretz

November 25, 2019

“WASTED! The Story of Food Waste”, a documentary about food disposal and food waste, had a free showing 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Lenox Community Center. According to senior Yoni Potter, “WASTED! The Story of Food Waste” helps to educate people on the issue of food waste and food disposal opti...

Netflix’s latest documentary dives deep into a serial killer’s mind

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Kate Schneider

March 17, 2019

“Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes,” gives a brand new perspective into the psyche of a serial killer and how brutal the infamous Ted Bundy was. Through the use of interviews with Bundy while he was on death row, real footage from his trial and interviews with those from his past, “Th...

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