Iñarritu will host annual film festival

By Alice Phillips Academy Award nominee Alejandro Iñarritu (Maria Gonzalez ’13) will host the eighth annual Harvard-Westlake Film Festival March 18 at the Arclight Cinerama Dome in Hollywood. Festival Director Nick Lieberman ’11 said he was inspired to choose Iñarritu after reading a history book about Latin American cinema that called Iñarritu the most important […]

Arclight Dome to host film festival

By Ester Khachatryan Thirteen films have been selected from nine Southern California schools, including four from Harvard-Westlake, to be featured at the annual Harvard-Westlake Film Festival at the Arclight Dome on March 20. The festival will feature films of different styles including narratives of comedy and drama, music videos and documentaries, student Co-Chair Lauren Bailey […]

…I wrote it myself

By Esther Zuckerman Writing about writing has often been a pratfall for the great. Some succeeded, such as Ted Hughes in his poem “The Thought Fox.” Some believe his wife, Sylvia Plath, failed in her poem “Why I write.” Here’s my attempt. The late afternoon of March 25 was a nearly hellish time for me. […]