Jeanne Powell

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Jeanne is a published poet and essayist. She holds degrees from Wayne State University and the University of San Francisco. Jeanne has taught in the CS, UB and OLLI programs at universities in the City. Her books in print include MY OWN SILENCE and WORD DANCING from Taurean Horn Press.
The Drovers Wife stands out at Mill Valley Film Festival

Mill Valley Film Festival: A hybrid event for its 44th year, ‘The Drovers Wife’ a standout

Mark Fishkin founded the Mill Valley Film Festival in 1977. Through his efforts and the contributions of others, this small festival has grown into an eleven-day event filled with films both local and international, as well as a strong community focus on the Bay area. A hybrid event in...
Spotlight on 'Dune' director Denis Villeneuve at the Mill Valley Film Festival

Spotlight on ‘Dune’ director Denis Villeneuve at Mill Valley Film Festival

Actor/director Maggie Gyllenhaal ('The Last Daughter') also gets a spotlight at MVFF44.
Minari Film Review - Steven Yeun

Film Revew: ‘Minari’ an elegiac but life-affirming story

Minari 4 out of 5 stars - 'Highly Recommended' Written and Directed by Lee Isaac Chung Starring Steven Yeun, Yeri Han, Alan S. Kim 2020 | PG-13 | 1h55min Streaming: Google Play, Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, Vudu, YouTube, Viki American film director Lee Isaac Chung grew up on a farm in Arkansas; his parents...
FILM REVIEW: 'The Mauritanian' - Tahar Rahim

Film Review: ‘The Mauritanian’ a quietly powerful biography

If just one person speaks up, stands up, the whole world may change...
Dreamland: the Burning of Black Wall Street on CNN and HBO

Film Review: ‘Dreamland’ a beautifully produced, moving documentary about the Tulsa race massacre

The search for what happened to Greenwood is essential to help heal the wounds.