Tapehead: Wizards of Oz

     |    Wednesday September 4th, 2013

From September 12 to 15, the third Down Under Berlin Australian and New Zealand Film Festival will present over 50 features, documentaries and shorts from the Sixth Continent. This year’s music savvy program inspired Tapehead to revisit an adolescent passion. In the 80s, Tapehead developed a major fixation on music from Down Under. Australia, as 

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“She Just Smiled and Gave Me A Vegemite Sandwich” – Down Under Berlin Australian and New Zealand Film Festival Opens

     |    Thursday September 13th, 2012

The second Down Under Berlin Film Festival of Australian and New Zealand cinema opens tonight. Until Sunday, DUB (great acronym) presents a broad spectrum of contemporary filmmaking from the seventh continent. Not only are the films largely been screened for the first time ever in Germany or at least in Berlin, offering many discoveries. The 

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Call For Entries – ökofilmtour 2012 – Touring Festival for Environmentally Themed Films

     |    Sunday August 28th, 2011

Call for Entries of Film Festival ökofilmtour 2012 (German Environmental Film Tour 2012) Seventh Annual Festival of Environmental and Nature Films Global Environmental Protection – Biodiversity – Climate Change – Renewable Energies – Social Justice – Sustainable Future – Business and Peace Filmmakers, producers, television journalists, authors and editors from around the world are invited 

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Operation Filmmaking Part 2: inside Al Jazeera

     |    Thursday May 19th, 2011

Posted by Stephanie Boyd for the New Internationalist blog I have an extra day in Qatar, once the film festival is over. My friends encourage me to visit the desert – where I can ride camels or sand buggies and sleep under the stars – or go scuba-diving, or even catch a short flight to 

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Operation Filmmaking

     |    Wednesday May 11th, 2011

A view of the city of Doha  Posted by Stephanie Boyd It feels like I’ve won the lottery. A documentary I made about Peruvian farmers standing up to US and British-owned mining companies has been selected for the Al Jazeera International Documentary Film Festival in Doha, Qatar. Suddenly I find myself far from my Andean 

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