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Cinema: Crowdfunding With Confidence

As the founder of a non-profit arts organization, The Valley Film Festival, fundraising is always on my mind. I first heard of crowdfunding at Sundance, many years ago, and while I’ve supported several projects (on various platforms) never really considered it for the festival. 288 more words

Cinema

Nepal's UNESCO World Heritage sites crumble in deadly earthquake: 'It’s an irreparable loss'

The Dharahara Tower tells the story of earthquakes in modern Nepal.

Built as a military watchtower by a 19th century Mukhtiyar, or  prime minister, to honour a queen, the original was an amalgam of styles, both Asian and European, resembling an Islamic minaret, but with the Hindu god of destruction, Shiva, perched on top. 945 more words

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Kathmandu on Edge After Deadly Quake Ravages Nepal

Late afternoon on Sunday, a rescue team that spent much of the day carefully combing through the rubble of a five-story building in suburban Kathmandu had a breakthrough. 814 more words

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UNICEF says nearly one million children need aid in Nepal

The earthquake in Nepal has left at least 940,000 children in desperate need of humanitarian aid, according to UNICEF.

Read the full article at Examiner.

Global Hunger

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How to donate to victims of the earthquake in Nepal

Here are some of the organizations to reach out to if you want to make a donation to help victims of the earthquake in Nepal. 110 more words

Local News

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Bad Turn Worse

“He’s coming for you armed to the teeth; with guns, knives, and what ever other fucked up medieval shit he uses!”

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Cinema

Capitol Theatre

On a cold and dark Ottawa evening, the glitz and glamour of Hollywood can seem impossibly far away. But on November 8, 1920, the stars came to Ottawa as Loew’s movie palace threw open its doors for the first time and lit up the night. 498 more words

History