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Many of our department heads have been with Shout! Factory for 12+ years. That lack of turnover is what every employer wants, especially with their executive team, right? Yes without question. There is tremendous value in that team having known each other for that long, having worked and collaborated with each other for that long.…

The Moderns: Eliding 1920s Paris with 1980s Los Angeles

By Samuel B. Prime In its opening moments, Alan Rudolph’s nineteen-twenties art world period piece The Moderns (1988) gently fades from a crisp, historical black-and-white to the rich, warm palette of a smoky Parisian café. Its camera encircles the face of its protagonist, a struggling painter by the name of Nicholas Hart (Keith Carradine). It…