I Spent a Week Down the Right-Wing Media Rabbit Hole—and Was Mesmerized by It

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/Getty Isolated. Detached. Disoriented. Disconnected from the real world. Damaged mental health. Even fear of survival. No, I’m not talking about coronavirus quarantine. That’s going fine, considering. I’m referring to my week-long self-imposed experiment: … Read more…

Greenwich Takes U.S. Rights to Oscar-Winner Caroline Link’s ‘When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit’

Beta Cinema has sold the German box-office hit “When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit” by Oscar-winner Caroline Link to the U.S. Greenwich Entertainment picked up the rights to the feature, which has attracted almost one million admissions since its Christmas release … Read more…

Taiki Waititi Defends His Feel-Good Nazi Satire ‘Jojo Rabbit’: ‘It’s Not a History Lesson’

Kimberley French/Twentieth Century Fox Taika Waititi went through a swastika phase as a kid. He was less than thrilled with it, but he could not stop drawing them. With the compulsive fascination of a half-Jewish schoolkid discovering how easily reproduced … Read more…

Nazi Satire Jojo Rabbit Wins Toronto International Film Festival’s Audience Award

(NEW YORK) — Taika Waititi’s Nazi Germany-set satire “Jojo Rabbit” won the People’s Choice award Sunday at the Toronto International Film Festival, a prize that has historically been one of the most ironclad predicators of Academy Awards chances. Because so … Read more…