FILM REVIEW: Private Revolutions – Young, Female, Egyptian

FILM REVIEW: Private Revolutions – Young, Female, Egyptian

Mersiha Gadzo – Middle East Eye – Tuesday, 02 September 2014 (originally published 27 Aug) Austrian filmmaker Alexandra Schneider watched Egypt’s revolution unravel on TV where male journalists reported live from Tahrir Square, interviewed male leaders and male commentators analyzed the situation. But where were Egypt’s women in this watershed? During the Arab Spring, Schneider […]

[US] Packed House: Actress Stacey Thunder on 'The Jingle Dress' Sneak Preview Screening

[US] Packed House: Actress Stacey Thunder on 'The Jingle Dress' Sneak Preview Screening

ICTMN Staff – Indian Country  – Thursday, 10 April 2014 (originally published 07 Apr) On Saturday, April 5, The Jingle Dress made its debut in a sold-out sneak preview screening at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival. The film stars Stacey Thunder, Kimberly Guerrero, Chaske Spencer and Steve Reevis. “The screening went great and […]

One World Documentary Festival screens human rights films from 54 countries

One World Documentary Festival screens human rights films from 54 countries

WNN Breaking (WNN/RFE/RL) Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC, EASTERN EUROPE: The sixteenth season of the One World international human rights documentary film festival will screen over 100 documentaries from 54 countries in Prague March 3-12. Hosted by the Czech human rights NGO People in Need, the festival will present films dealing with some of the most critical […]

Time for Canada to declare International Women’s Day official holiday

Time for Canada to declare International Women’s Day official holiday

Ellen Woodsworth – Vancouver Observer – Tuesday, 06 March 2012 (originally published 02 Mar) March 8 is creeping nearer, and with that comes International Women’s Day. All over the world, women and their friends will celebrate this amazing day (you can find information on Vancouver’s festivities, here). Where would you like to be, and how would you like […]