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Iranian Filmmaker Mania Akbari – Interview Opp And Season At BFI Southbank

In July BFI Southbank will present a short season dedicated to the work of Iranian director and actress Mania Akbari. The highlight of the season will be a Q&A with the director following a screening of her debut fiction film 20 Fingers (2004) on Wednesday 17 July. Akbari is perhaps best known for her leading […]

We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

News Source: https://www.facebook.com/WeStealSecrets?v=app_379496515501585&app_data=gaReferrerOverride%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fwww.google.de%252Furl%253Fsa%253Dt%2526rct%253Dj%2526q%253Dwe%252520steal%252520secrets%2526source%253Dweb%2526cd%253D6%2526cad%253Drja%2526ved%253D0CFkQFjAF%2526url%253Dhttp%25253A%25252F%25252Fwww.westealsecretsmovie.com%25252F%2526ei%253DwGjOUaCBMojStQbr64G4Bw%2526usg%253DAFQjCNHrzrMAsQXv_ndxUAagzHYSVbk4jQ%2526bvm%253Dbv.48572450%252Cd.Yms Filmed with the startling immediacy of unfolding history, Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney’s We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks is a riveting, multi-layered tale about transparency in the information age and our ever-elusive search for the truth. Detailing the creation of Julian Assange’s controversial website, which facilitated the largest security breach […]

Arturo Vega, Ramones’ Beloved Artistic Director and Confidant, Dies

News Source: http://www.spin.com/articles/arturo-vega-ramones-beloved-artistic-director-and-confidant-dies/ Arturo Vega, the man who designed the Ramones’ indelible logo, and was the band’s artistic director for 22 years, died Saturday (June 8), announced friend and Please Kill Me author Legs McNeil on his Facebook page. First reported by Slicing Up Eyeballs, McNeil wrote: “Sleep gently my dear friend, you were the […]

ITAR-TASS : Russian cosmonaut first earthling to pay taxes from space

Sources indicate that Vinogradov’s rather unusual request was related to the Federal Tax Services by the first woman cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, who is currently a deputy of the State Duma. The Federal Tax Service sent a codeword for the ‘member area’ Internet service that enables him to make payments anyplace he finds it possible to […]

Let’s privatize her funeral’: Film Director Ken Loach on plans for Thatcher’s send-off

Margaret Thatcher was the most divisive and destructive Prime Minister of modern times. Mass Unemployment, factory closures, communities destroyed – this is her legacy. She was a fighter and her enemy was the British working class. Her victories were aided by the politically corrupt leaders of the Labour Party and of many Trades Unions. It […]

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‘Imaginary Man’: Julien Temple’s superb documentary on Ray Davies Director and Kinks fan, Julien Temple beautifully captures Ray Davies’ wistfulness in his excellent documentary on the former-Kink, Ray Davies: Imaginary Man. Davies is allowed to gently meander around his past life, talking about his childhood, his family of 7 sisters and 1 brother, his early […]

Punk Magazine’s ‘The Legend of Nick Detroit’: With Richard Hell, David Johansen & Debbie Harry

This is rather special – pages from John Holmstrom and Legs McNeil’s revolutionary Punk magazine, as held by The San Francisco Academy of Comic Art Collection and the Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. These pages come from issue No. 6, which featured The Legend of Nick Detroit, a fumetti or photo-story […]

Disability- Sierra Leone ends workshop on access to justice for PWDs

Disability-Sierra Leone (DiSiL) has ended a two days workshop on the theme Access to Justice for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) at DiSiL head office, Soldier Street in Freetown. In an interview with DiSiL) Country Director, Teddy Foday-Musa, he maintained that this is not the first time to hold such workshops to discuss similar issues. He […]

FFR UK shared a link. George Lucas says world will end in 2012

Seth Rogen, a comedian and actor, said that he was left speechless by a recent conversation in which George Lucas, the producer of Star Wars and other Hollywood hits, told him of his belief that the world would end in 2012. Lucas made his claims at a meeting with the actor and Steven Spielberg, the […]

THAT WILD HORSE CALLED LIFE! GREEKS NOW

News Source : http://mixgrill.gr By Dimitris Antonopoulos Check out this article written by Angela Bowie : THAT WILD HORSE CALLED LIFE GREEKS NOW! By Mary-Angela Bowie Barnett  2010 Greece is a patriarchal social system no matter how you toss the salad. Women and children are the first to suffer due to war, the economy or […]