Watch and Vote for Your Favorite Films!

Debora Carley

TheWrap on Thursday announced the 12 finalists for the ninth annual ShortList Film Festival, including stories from around the world about abortion, gender-identity, gentrification, bullying, opioids and a garbage man who lives alone on an asteroid. Online viewing and voting launches today on ShortListFilmFestival.com and runs through August 19. The […]

On buses, benches and picnic tables, Russians vote on reforms

Debora Carley

Saint Petersburg (AFP) – The rickety plastic table beneath a row of towering apartment blocks in Russia’s second city Saint Petersburg does not look much like a polling booth. But as Russians cast votes this week on constitutional reforms that could extend President Vladimir Putin’s rule until 2036, the picnic […]