Arts and Entertainment

Seniors Express Their Passion Through Dance

By Amanda Moses It started with a Spanish beat, and then the sounds of heels stomping along with the rhythmic reverberations of a guitar that entranced anyone within earshot of…

New York Film Festival Premiere’s a Female Powerhouse: The Favourite

BY DEAN MOSES Diversity is one of the New York Film Festival’s greatest aspects. Filmmakers from all around the world, both male and female, come together to share their work….

Congratulations, Dean Moses for your Photography Award!

Congratulations to Dean Moses, Spring Creek Sun’s Entertainment Contributor, who won the second runner up for Sing Tao Daily’s Dragon Boat Festival photo competition. Photo Courtesy of Sing Tao Daily’s…

Through Van Gogh’s Eyes: New York Film Festival’s Premiere of At Eternity’s Gate

BY DEAN MOSES If there is one thing I have learned while attending film festivals as a member of the press, it’s that deep down, beneath the cynicism and pretentious…

New York Comic Con: An Expensive Fan Event

BY AMANDA MOSES New York Comic Con (NYCC), considered the largest pop culture event to hit the East Coast, took over the Jacob Javits Center once again for its 13th…

From the Bookshelf / A Fantastic Female Anthology

BY AMANDA MOSES Anthologies are so much more than a simple compilation of short stories; they are the sweet fruit growing within the ever-growing tree of literature. With so many…

Enjoy the Last of Summer Activities

BY AMANDA MOSES Summertime in New York City (NYC) is the best time of year to enjoy free events for people of all ages. So before the summer is over,…

Tribeca Film Festival Premiere’s State Like Sleep

BY DEAN MOSES The mystery/thriller is one of cinema’s most enduring genres. From making movie history with classics like Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window and Psycho in the 1950s to adaptions…

This Summer Let Your Natural Beauty Shine

BY: PAMELA STERN This summer while you are taking in the rays and enjoying the sun, it is also important that you take care of your skin and watch the…

Tribeca Film Festival Premiere’s Blowin’ Up Documentary

By Dean Moses As individuals we have our own stories, pasts we have overcome, dreams we strive to achieve, and as New Yorkers our story is one of millions. In…

Helping Trauma Survivors Through Art

BY AMANDA MOSES Trauma is defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a behavioral state resulting from severe mental or emotional stress, or physical injury.” A traumatic event can happen to…

Drummers Achieve Excellent Scores at NYSSMA Festival

By Amanda Moses On May 12th, for the first time ever, the Spring Creek Youth Orchestra participated in the New York State School Music Association’s (NYSSMA) 2018 Festival at Marine…

Tribeca Film Festival Premieres: The Miseducation of Cameron Post

By Dean Moses The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows a seemingly typical teenage girl. As a film reviewer and avid reader, I have come across countless articles beginning with the…

Tribeca Film Festival’s Premiere of We the Animals

By Dean Moses Family plays a vital role in our lives. Whether it is a parent, child, cousin, lover, or close friend, family shapes us, for the better or worse….

Tribeca Film Festival’s The Dark Premiere

BY DEAN MOSES To me, the horror genre is one of the greatest cinema has to offer. While on the surface horror may seem to offer cheap thrills, if you…