Before the re-release of Whit Stillman’s “The Last Days of Disco,” obscure copies of the cult auteur’s film were selling on the Internet for as much as $150.
Now Stillman’s 1998 movie (and his latest to date) is now being re-issued by Criterion Collection in a deluxe edition.
The unexpected death of pop music icon Michael Jackson touched off a worldwide wave of mourning and celebrations of his life Friday. Jeffrey Brown talks to a music writer and a disc jockey about the musical legacy Jackson leaves behind. Continue reading
A multimedia artist, jewelry maker, and dancer from Egypt talk about their work and how they incorporate influences from their time in Cairo into their art forms. Jeffrey Brown continues his series on the Kennedy Center’s Arabesque arts festival. Continue reading
On Thursday’s NewsHour, Jeffrey Brown reports on three artists from Cairo with their own perspectives on the fascinating city he visited earlier this year: jewelry maker Azza Fahmy, conceptual artist Lara Baladi and dancer and choreographer Karima Mansour.