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"The Burial Of Kojo" takes place in Ghana, using a cast and crew made up almost entirely of locals. Above, Cynthia Dakwa, who plays the role of "Esi," and Joseph Otsiman, who plays "Kojo." Ofoe Amegavie/Ofoe Amegavie hide caption

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Fantasy Collides With African Culture In Blitz The Ambassador's 'Burial Of Kojo'

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Director Alison Klayman Discusses 'The Brink', Her Reasons For Profiling Steve Bannon

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Movie Review: A Digitized 'Dumbo' Takes Flight In Tim Burton's Recreation

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French director and artist Agnès Varda has died. She's seen here posing next to her installation "La serre du bonheur" at the Chaumont-sur-Loire castle on March 23. Guillame Souvant/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Milicent Patrick poses in the Universal Studios monster shop with her most famous creation: the Creature from the Black Lagoon. Family collection/Courtesy of Hanover Square Press hide caption

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The Forgotten Woman Who Designed The Creature From The Black Lagoon

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'Syrian Bride' Illustrates Consequences Of Israel's Occupation Of Golan Heights

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Henry, a border collie with the Canadian Avalanche Rescue Dog Association, flies with his handler over ski slopes in the Canadian Rockies. He is one of six dogs profiled in the IMAX film Superpower Dogs. Cosmic Picture Limited hide caption

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It's A Bird! It's A Plane! It's ... A Dog Dangling From A Helicopter?!

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Jordan Peele's 'Us' Is Setting Box Office Records — And Breaking Down Racial Barriers

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