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Things to do in Ireland- November Film Festivals

1. Cork Film Festival

Cork film festival is one of Ireland’s premier cultural events.

The festival is a major showcase for film-makers with a wide range of big budgets films, world cinema, independent movies, documentaries and short films. 141 more words

Arts

Joan Didion Documentary Reaches Funding Goal Within One Day

In the preface to Slouching Towards Bethlehem, Joan Didion’s collection of essays from the 1960s, the author speaks to her primary strength as a journalist. 369 more words

A Year in Champagne

Champagne is magically joyful. Yet few understand the struggle involved in creating it.

Documentary filmmaker David Kennard is making a trilogy of films about three distinctive wines (burgundy, champagne and port), and Samuel Goldwyn Films recently bought the North American rights to the second of these, … 918 more words

MFF Alum Laura Poitras' New Documentary CITIZENFOUR Opens Friday in Select Cities!

MFF Director Jed Dietz was in attendance at last night’s sneak preview of CITIZENFOUR, the new documentary from Academy Award-nominated director Laura Poitras about governmental surveillance and… 258 more words

Laura Poitras

Everyday Star Wars

Toronto-based photographer Thomas Dagg has a beautifully subtle take on Star Wars, injecting objects and themes from the movies into everyday life. The series takes you on a rather ordinary journey through city life, but with hints of a different world here and there.   83 more words

Art/Design

Why?

“Why? Why make another film about the Word Faith Movement? Why do another conference? Just let them be.”

“Beloved, although I was very eager to write to you about our common salvation, I found it necessary to write appealing to you to contend for the faith that was once for all delivered to the saints.

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Prosperity Gospel

Learning about Guatemala--Listening to the Echo of the Pain of the Many

During my delegation to Guatemala, I had a few internal questions I was hoping to answer. These questions ranged from the professional–what is living with a disability like in Guatemala? 891 more words

Guatemalan Human Rights

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Great #ArtActivism - Ms. Cuevas channels the pain of her family and community and creates beautiful sculptures, paintings, and moving documentaries. Thanks to Edgy Amelia for writing about it....