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During World War II, Even Filmmakers Reported For Duty

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PricewaterhouseCoopers accountant Brian Cullinan (left) holds red envelopes under his arm backstage while using his cellphone during the Oscars ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles in February. Matt Sayles/Matt Sayles/Invision/AP hide caption

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When America Needed Them, 'The Waltons' Were There

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Christina Ricci plays Zelda Fitzgerald in Amazon's Z. Nicole Rivelli/Amazon Prime Video hide caption

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Forget F. Scott: In 'Z,' Christina Ricci Tells Zelda Fitzgerald's Story

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The Palestinian-Israeli movie Bar Bahar has won acclaim for its intimate portrayal of three Palestinian women living in Tel Aviv. Courtesy of Maysaloun Hamoud hide caption

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New Film Spotlights Palestinian Women Navigating Life 'In Between' Cultures

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Wright describes Martha, her Americans character, as an "average, everyday person that's open and trusting and loving." Patrick Harbron/FX hide caption

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We Are All Martha: Alison Wright On How Her 'Americans' Character Became A Hit

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Negin Farsad: Can Humor Fight Prejudice?

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Maysoon Zayid: Should Humor Make Us Uncomfortable?

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Sandi Toksvig: Can Social Change Start With Laughter?

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Konner, pictured here in 2015, helped Lena Dunham create, write and produce her HBO series. Larry Busacca/Getty Images hide caption

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Meet Jenni Konner, The Off-Screen 'Grown-Up' Who Helped Make 'Girls'

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Russia-Ukraine Conflict Crosses Into Singing Contest

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A barren, empty stretch of Scottish highlands, much like the one Eden's contestants made their lives in for a full year. Also, a reasonably accurate depiction of the show's audience these past few months (read: no one). Arterra/UIG via Getty Images hide caption

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