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Film Festival in the Sahara

May 18, 2014
Dirty Wars wins 3rd prize at this desert festival.

As the great and the good of the world’s film industry descended on Cannes, earlier this month a very different film festival was coming to a climax deep in the Sahara desert.

Imagining the Future of the Internet: Will the Internet Become Digital Plantations?

May 16, 2014
Will thoughts become the raw material for intellectual property of the West? We lose more and more and we pay for it daily.   

Murals Destroyed at Central Connecticut State University

May 15, 2014
A tradition of mural making is threatened by administrators.


Dear Friends,

Neomuralism at the Border

May 7, 2014
The U.S.-Mexico border has been the breeding ground for an original form of muralism.



April 24, 2014
Animation explains the differences between commercial, public and community radio.

RIP Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Co-Founder of San Antonio de los Baños

April 17, 2014
Media education
San Antonio de los Baños is a cinema school in Cuba that was founded by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Julio Garcia Espinosa and

Films to Fall Asleep

April 11, 2014
Media policy
"Development Films" may be hurting local film production.


Art Against Drones

April 6, 2014
Giant photos of children to discourage drone operators from attacking.


Landmark Bill in Brazil Protects Net Neutrality and Privacy on the Internet

March 25, 2014
EX culture minister, Gilberto Gil's petition for internet freedom bill. Moncau & Mizukami comment.