ATW December 21, 2014

Jennifer Aniston on Why Feminism Shouldn’t Be That Hard [Allure]

How a Nickelodeon Cartoon Became One of the Most Powerful, Subversive Shows of 2014 [Vanity Fair]

The New A-List of 2015: Carmen Ejogo, ‘Broad City’ Girls & More [The Daily Beast]

The Most Shocking TV Moments of 2014 [Indiewire]

The 15 Best Music Videos of 2014 [Vulture]

11 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Christmas Movies [Huffington Post]

How the healing power of music helps wounded warriors [CNN]

Power Triangles: Love, Sex, and TV’s Modern Heroine [Cultural Weekly]

ATW December 17, 2014

The 10 Best YA Books of 2014 [Mashable]

How an Oscar-Nominated Editor Made the Transition to Directing [Indiewire]

‘Homeland’ Director: “What Happens to All These Women After They Direct Their First Film?” [THR]

The Best Television Episodes of 2014 [The Atlantic]

How the Death of Mid-Budget Cinema Left a Generation of Iconic Filmmakers MIA [Flavorwire]

5 Holiday TV Episodes That Celebrate Hanukkah, Too [Huffington Post]

Why James Cameron’s Aliens is the best movie about technology [Medium]


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