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The Worst Pain in the World, Bendable Phones, and Joshua Tree: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Ten hut, Gizmodo readers! Do you have a New Year’s Resolution you should be working on? Do not answer that rhetorical question, because yours are the feeble dreams of weaklings and mine is to whip this sorry, good-for-nothing blog audience squad into shape!Read more...
Tags: Food, Gadgets, Comics, Astronomy, TV, Science, Technology, Privacy, Syfy, Ces, Glass, Surveillance, Physics, Birds, International Space Station, Ocean

Producers of Nazi Romance Movie Appear to Be Using DMCA Takedowns to Silence Critics

Where Hands Touch, director Amma Asante’s new film about a love story between a biracial black teen (Amandla Stenberg) and a member of the Hitler youth (George MacKay) in Nazi Germany, promptly received backlash online after it was made available on streaming services this month. And as some are pointing out, it…Read more...
Tags: Science, Germany, Hitler, George Mackay, Stenberg, Amma Asante, Where Hands Touch, Dmca Takedown

Amandla Stenberg Was Shooting ‘Where Hands Touch’ on Election Day: ‘It Felt Timely’

Filmmaker Amma Asante and actors Abbie Cornish and Amandla Stenberg dropped by the Variety Studio presented by AT&T at the Toronto Film Festival to talk about their new movie, “Where Hands Touch.” The film tells the story of Leyna (Stenberg), a young girl coming of age in World War II Germany. Cornish plays her mother, desperate […]
Tags: Festivals, Toronto Film Festival, Amandla Stenberg, Variety Studio, Abbie Cornish, Amma Asante, Leyna Stenberg, Where Hands Touch

Amandla Stenberg Defends Her Upcoming Controversial Holocaust Film ‘Where Hands Touch’

Amandla Stenberg’s upcoming film “Where Hands Touch,” which is set during the Holocaust, has raised many eyebrows ahead of its release. The romantic period piece from filmmaker Amma Asante revolves around the romance between two German teenagers — Stenberg as a biracial young woman coming of age during the time of the Holocaust and George […]
Tags: News, Amandla Stenberg, George, Stenberg, Amma Asante, Where Hands Touch

Where Hands Touch Director Amma Asante Insists the Film Doesn't Glamorize Nazis

Bad timing for a love story about Nazi Germany. Read more...
Tags: News, Nazis, Germany Read, Amma Asante, Where Hands Touch