Ornette Coleman Winner of the Miles Davis AwardOrnette Coleman Winner of the Miles Davis AwardOrnette Coleman Winner of the Miles Davis AwardOrnette Coleman Winner of the Miles Davis Award

     |    Thursday, der 8. October 2009

Montreal, Thursday, July 9, 2009 – The Festival International de Jazz de Montréal this year offers the prestigious Miles Davis Award to the peerless free jazz titan Ornette Coleman. He will be given the prize by Alain Simard, founder and president of the Festival, at a press briefing that will be held this afternoon, July 

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Noam Chomsky Meets with Chavez in Venezuela

     |    Wednesday, der 7. October 2009

James Suggett, August 28, 2009 U.S. author, dissident intellectual, and Professor of Linguistics at the Massachussetts Institute of Technology Noam Chomsky met for the first time with Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Caracas and analyzed hemispheric politics during a nationally televised forum on Monday. Chomsky is well known in Venezuela for his critiques of U.S. 

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The Radical Intellectual

     |    Wednesday, der 7. October 2009

Wolfgang B. Sperlich   Resurgence, January, 2007   Born in 1928 in Philadelphia, to Russian immigrant parents, Noam Chomsky was brought up in a tough Irish and German neighbourhood. At an early age he was sent to a Deweyite experimental school where children were encouraged to learn for learning’s sake. He responded amazingly well and 

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French filmmaker Christian Poveda killed in El SalvadorFrench filmmaker Christian Poveda killed in El SalvadorFrench filmmaker Christian Poveda killed in El SalvadorFrench filmmaker Christian Poveda killed in El Salvador

     |    Saturday, der 3. October 2009

Working in the media, watching films, buying rights, one often forgets about the risks of filmmaking. Christian Poveda’s LA VIDA LOCA was a great example of a filmmaker getting involved and very close to the people he documented. He was able to come up with images and sounds that are very much in need to 

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Festival focus: One World BerlinFestival focus: One World BerlinFestival focus: One World BerlinFestival focus: One World Berlin

     |    Friday, der 2. October 2009

This is a new series which introduces film festivals all over the world that cooperate with realeyz.tv.   Part One: One World Berlin   One World Berlin-Festival for Human Rights and Media is the partner festival of One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival in Prague festival. In 2009 the festival’s 11th edition takes 

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