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Ágora

The Pushmi-pullyu of Internet Freedom in Russia

Innokenty (Kes) Grekov | Posted 04.15.2014 | Technology
Innokenty (Kes) Grekov

The Russian government has shown a strong commitment to making the Internet faster and cheaper, unfortunately they also have a few ideas about making it "better."

Interview: Mateo Gil discusses Blackthorn

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.05.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

To writer-director Mateo Gil, the western is the essence of the movies. Which is why his film Blackthorn is, in his words, "a very personal statement....

2010 in Review: Good Movies You Missed

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Let us continue our look back at the year in film with a token acknowledgement of eleven good if-not great films that flew by the radar without much acknowledgment from audiences and/or the critical community.

Ashes From Burning Libraries

Athena Andreadis, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Athena Andreadis, Ph.D.

Agora's title names its true core. Agora means "marketplace", but it had a more specific meaning in older Greek: it was the place where people met to discuss ideas.

Philosopher Hypatia: An Inspiration for the Ages

Alex Pattakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

Even freedom of thought, as Hypatia tragically found out, is sometimes difficult to exercise. Striking a balance between freedom and responsibility is no easy task.

HuffPost Interview: Rachel Weisz and Agora

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Agora, a film by Alejandro Amenabar, captures a moment of upheaval in the world of Hypatia -- an astronomer and mathematician played by Rachel Weisz.

Interview with Rachel Weisz

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Melissa Silverstein

Rachel Weisz opens in Agora today (in limited release) and for those of you in NYC not interested in dealing with the masses at Sex & the City 2 this ...

Cannes Buzz: Which Film Will Win?

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

All charismatic, powerful men ruthlessly destroy other people's lives as they cheer on "Vincere!"

Rachel Weisz Shines On Cannes Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Rachel Weisz glowed in green on the Cannes red carpet at the premiere of her new epic "Agora." Read details about the film here. She costars with M...

Weisz And Amenabar Preach Enlightenment With Ancient Epic 'Agora'

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

CANNES, France — Rachel Weisz and director Alejandro Amenabar traveled back to ancient times to tell a modern story about a progressive woman st...