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Alek Pietrzak Winner of Cinema Without Borders Best Short Film at 2014 Polish Film Festival, LA talks about his film Strong Coffee Isn’t That BadAlek Pietrzak Winner of Cinema Without Borders Best Short Film at 2014 Polish Film Festival, LA talks about his film Strong Coffee Isn’t That Bad
Strong Coffee Isn’t That Bad winner of Cinema Without Borders award for the Best Short Film at Polish Film Festival, LA, is about relationship between a father and a son. In this comedy-drama, the son comes back home after 18years abroad. Now you have two men that are too stubborn to admit their true feelings for each other. Alek Pietrzak director and writer of Strong Coffee was born in 1992 in Plock, Poland. Alek first graduated from the Music School in... Full story

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A Woman is Worth a Thousand Questions, Oct 27/28 at REDCATA Woman is Worth a Thousand Questions, Oct 27/28 at REDCAT
Two powerful, eye-opening programs deconstruct and recontextualize women’s complex relationship with Islam in Iranian culture and society. Ranging from experimental film and video to documentaries, the works draw attention to ways women are posited both within Islam and at its... Full story
A Woman is Worth a Thousand Questions, Oct 27/28 at REDCATA Woman is Worth a Thousand Questions, Oct 27/28 at REDCAT
Two powerful, eye-opening programs deconstruct and recontextualize women’s complex relationship with Islam in Iranian culture and society. Ranging from experimental film and video to documentaries, the works draw attention to ways women are posited both within Islam and at its... Full story
Polish Film Festival LA - October 16, closing nightPolish Film Festival LA - October 16, closing night
Polish Film Festival Los Angeles has been started on October 7 and will run until October 16. 2014 marks the 15th anniversary of this successful film festival that presents the best of Polish cinema in Hollywood every year. Here is... Full story

World Cinema: Views & Stories

Meri Pakarinen & Michael Bierman talk about Hustlin & a documentaryMeri Pakarinen & Michael Bierman talk about Hustlin & a documentary
2014 The Strindberg Laboratory’s project is to work with different communities to bring their voice... Full story
Martin Scorsese supports production of film stockMartin Scorsese supports production of film stock
New York - Martin Scorsese, Chair of The Film Foundation, issued the following statement in... Full story
1001 GRAM by Hamer at Toronto Film Festival1001 GRAM by Hamer at Toronto Film Festival
Norwegian director Bent Hamer’s new feature joins Liv Ullmann’s Miss Julie for world premieres at... Full story

Conversations Without Borders

LIFE FEELS GOOD,  screened at 2014 Polish Film Festival, LALIFE FEELS GOOD, screened at 2014 Polish Film Festival, LA
LIFE FEELS GOOD is about the life story of Mateusz that has cerebral palsy. In addition to his obvious physical handicap, he was diagnosed at... Full story
Nadav Schirman talks about THE GREEN PRINCENadav Schirman talks about THE GREEN PRINCE
Based on Mosab Hassan Yousef's bestselling memoir Son of Hamas, THE GREEN PRINCE exposes a complex world of terror, betrayal, and impossible choices. Through exclusive... Full story

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2nd Annual Lit Crawl L.A.: NoHo is Los Angeles’s Literary Feast!2nd Annual Lit Crawl L.A.: NoHo is Los Angeles’s Literary Feast!
Literature hits the streets of L.A.’s North Hollywood Arts District at the 2nd annual Lit Crawl L.A.: NoHo. On Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 7pm... Full story
‘Joan Quinn Captured’, an astonishing cabinet of wonders‘Joan Quinn Captured’, an astonishing cabinet of wonders
The show, curated by Laura Whitcomb, J. Cheryl Bookout and Amanda Quinn Olivar presents a dialogue between the renowned collection of portraits of Joan Quinn,... Full story
THE SUIT: PETER BROOK and Theatre des Bouffes Du NordTHE SUIT: PETER BROOK and Theatre des Bouffes Du Nord
Peter Brook's "The Suit", based on Cam Thenbe's short story, is a graceful, distilled piece of pure theatre. Told with the light touch of a... Full story

Cinema-Tech

HP announces new powerful Z Workstations & DisplaysHP announces new powerful Z Workstations & Displays
PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 8, 2014 — HP today introduced its most powerful Z Workstations combining increased system expandability, higher-speed... Full story
"I edited all day and released the film on YouTube and composed the music", Devin "Super Tramp" Graham, an artist with 1.78 million followers"I edited all day and released the film on YouTube and composed the music", Devin "Super Tramp" Graham, an artist with 1.78 million followers
Devin "Super Tramp" Graham is a YouTube celebrity who first started creating video content for a friend in college. Since... Full story
Verizon Mifi in our studioVerizon Mifi in our studio
The rules of the game have changed, and now a low budget film isn’t one with a budget under $100,000,... Full story
New DreamColor Displays are great for video editingNew DreamColor Displays are great for video editing
New HP’s Z Displays are promising higher quality and better performance for the filmmakers and editors. To learn more about... Full story
Actiontec products for film fansActiontec products for film fans
Actiontec Electronics develops broadband solutions that connect people to the Internet, and a few of them such as ScreenBeam Pro,... Full story

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