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Rome Film Review: 'The Maias: Scenes from Romantic Life'

It wouldn’t be strictly accurate to say that “The Maias: Scenes from Romantic Life” requires viewers to watch paint dry, but there’s certainly a lot of it at rest in Joao Botelho’s boldly stylized Portuguese costumer. 677 more words

Markets & Festivals

Musings on consciousness and dreams

My hypothesis about dreaming and reality:

We create our own reality.  Literally.  If enough of us fall asleep in front of the TV, watching inane and self-destructive reality TV, that is the “magic time” of our consciousness…meaning, it is our borderline between consciousness and unconsciousness.   282 more words

Stephen Daldry's 'Trash' Bags Top Rome Fest Nod

British director Stephen Daldry’s “Trash,” about a trio of charismatic kids living next to a Rio garbage dump who stumble upon evidence certain to bring down a corrupt politico, took the top nod at the recently reconfigured Rome Film Festival where, instead of a jury, prizes are decided by paying ticket holders, to serve as a testing ground for distributors. 417 more words

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Ebola: What it Truly Means

The news, for the past few weeks, has been fervently covering the same topic: Ebola. As a gruesome and merciless killer, Ebola has made it’s way to an international public health emergency, as declared by the World Health Organization. 519 more words

Enterprise Organization

Do you agree that the best way to combat diseases is through science?  

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This world has seen many epidemic outbreaks, from the Black Plague in England, to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in 2003, to H1N1 in 2009, and Ebola today. 885 more words

Education

International Shipping Reaches All Customers

Written by Kelland Willis and originally published September 19, 2013 on Kelland Willis Forrester Blog  

As a member of the eBusiness team that looks at how eCommerce trends are evolving, I’m constantly talking about how global is an inevitable part of retailers’ futures. 332 more words

Global Brand Commerce

Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Happy New Year’ Sets India Opening Day Record

LONDON — “Happy New Year,” co-produced by and starring Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, has broken the first day India box office collection record set by “Dhoom 3” in 2013. 151 more words

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