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About mlsentertainment

Bay Area photojournalist - Northern California, United States Promoting the lively film and music scene mainly through the Bay Area, as well as industry and technology events.

THX CERTIFIED EVOO LAPTOPS: GAMES & MOVIES HAVE NEVER LOOKED OR SOUNDED BETTER

THX and EVOO Announce New Lineups of Ultra Slim, Convertible 2-in-1s, and Gaming Laptops Article and photos by Marcus Siu After purchasing a brand new TV or laptop, how many consumers out there do you think actually go through the … Continue reading

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MINECRAFT HAS NEVER LOOKED BETTER ON PC WITH AN RTX EXCLUSIVE

When Mojang, the maker of the world’s best selling game, Minecraft, which has sold 176 million units globally, announced they were going to release the Super Duper Graphics Pack during E3 2017, fans were ecstatic and highly anticipated playing the … Continue reading

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RIVETING FEMALE POV DOCUMENTARY IN WAR TORN SYRIA – “FOR SAMA”

FOR SAMA is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising … Continue reading

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A WIDE ARRAY OF INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS AT SF PEPCOM SHOW

Article and photos by Marcus Siu Pepcom’s “Digital Experience just had their show late last month at San Francisco’s Metreon City View, where a wide array of technology companies exhibited their latest innovative consumer products to the members of the … Continue reading

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IT’S JUST SO NREAL AT AWE 2019

  Article and photos by Marcus Siu As soon as the Expo floor was opened at the Convention Center on Day One at this year’s 2019 AWE conference in Santa Clara, much of the crowd gathered in the congested nreal … Continue reading

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FILM STUDIOS REJOICE: WELCOME TO OMNIVERSE – ONE SHARED UNIFIED WORLD FOR FILMMAKERS

Article by Marcus Siu At the GTC 2019 Keynote conference in San Jose this month, Nvidia’s CEO and founder Jensen Huang announced Omniverse, an open collaboration platform to simplify studio workflows for real-time graphics. This has been in the works … Continue reading

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OSCAR PREDICTIONS: WE ARE LIVING IN A GLOBAL ACADEMY: #OscarsSoGlobal

  Article by Marcus Siu This year’s announcement for the 91st Annual Academy Awards nominations certainly has diversity written all over it.  Especially when compared to the “elitist” years of 2015-16, during the time when the controversial #OscarsSoWhite hashtag was … Continue reading

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A MOMENT IN TIME WITH “COLD WAR”: DIRECTOR, PAWEL PAWLIKOWSKI

Article by Marcus Siu 2018 was a banner year for film writer-director, Pawel Pawlikowski.  Last year, he was awarded “Best Director” prize for his film, “Cold War” when it debuted at the Cannes Film Festival.  In December, he won two … Continue reading

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CAPERNAUM:  MIRACLES DO HAPPEN

“Capernaum”, translates into “Chaos”, the original Biblical meaning of the word was about a place that was cursed, but also a place where miracles could happen.  Article by Marcus Siu “Capernaum” begins with an emotional, foul-mouthed but sad-eyed Lebanese boy, … Continue reading

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DOCUMENTARY FEATURES SHORTLIST TO BE RELEASED IN THEATERS FOR THE FIRST TIME NATIONWIDE

Exciting news for movie-goers who love documentary feature films. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, led by its Future of Film Committee, will present “Oscars® Spotlight: Documentaries” a new program showcasing the 15 shortlisted documentary feature films in … Continue reading

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