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  • 00:49

    Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Ceremony

    in Movies

    Veteran Entertainment Reporter and Actor Nicholas Snow kicks off the latest season of his hit online radio show, SnowbizNow, with daily reports from the 2014 Palm Springs International Film Festival, 25th Anniversary Edition. In this episode, the complete juried award winners are announced at luncheon on Saturday, January 11, 2014.  The Festival, held from January 3-13, 2014, screened 191 films from 60 countries, including 46 of the 76 foreign language entries for this year’s Academy Awards®.


    This episode of SnowbizNow is presented by POWER UP in support of their latest feature film written by Angela Robinson (True Blood Co-Executive Producer), GIRL TRASH: All Night Long, based upon the very popular web series from Showtime.


    Follow Nicholas Snow on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and at SnowbizNow.com, and discover his riveting new living-powerfully-with-HIV memoir, Life Positive: A Journey to the Center of My Heart, at LifePostiveBook.com.

  • 00:42

    Palm Springs International Film Festival 2014: A Preview

    in Entertainment

    Veteran Entertainment Reporter and Actor Nicholas Snow kicks off the latest season of his hit online radio show, SnowbizNow, with daily reports from the 2014 Palm Springs International Film Festival, 25th Anniversary Edition. Taking place from January 3rd through the 13th, 2014, 187 films from 60 countries, including 77 premieres (8 world, 22 North American and 47 U.S.), will unspool at the Festival in Palm Springs, California.


    Follow Nicholas Snow on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and at SnowbizNow.com, and discover his riveting new living-powerfully-with-HIV memoir, Life Positive: A Journey to the Center of My Heart, at LifePostiveBook.com.

  • 00:01

    Palm Springs Orchestra's "Holiday in Palm Springs" Ready to Wow Audiences

    in Music

    If you haven't heard, you are now!  Maestro Zonic (appearing in this episode) and the Palm Springs Orchestra, and the City of Palm Springs are coming together to host a series of upscale, one-of-a-kind orchestral extravaganzas, kicking off in a two-night showcase featuring worldclass musical talent.  Thursday, December 17, 2015, at 6pm, is an Exclusive Palm Springs Orchestra Patrons concert event featuring Elizabeth Pitcairn performing with her Red Stradivarius Violin; Little Stars with Maestro Zdravko Sljivac, Antonia Dunjko- Soprano, and Diana Grubisic Cikovic-Harp and Piano, at El Mirador Estates.


    And Friday, December 18, 2015 - at 7pm, the PSO Gala presents Little Stars with Maestro Zdravko Sljivac; Antonia Dunjko, Soprano; and Diana Grubisic Cikovic, Harp and Piano; Chris Bennett and Band; and the Palm Springs Orchestra Inaugural Awards at Hyatt Hotel. Two awards will be presented at this event.  For tickets, information and additional philanthropic opportunities, visit PalmSpringsPerformingArts.org.  


    The Palm Springs Performing Arts, (PSPA) is organized to provide culture and education through music and fine arts that will engage and enrich social and cultural capacities in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.


    This episode sponsored by Desert AIDS Project and Lulu California Bistro.

  • 00:37

    Daniel Hoyos, Director of The Seattle Shorts Film Festival (November 14 & 15)

    in Entertainment

    Our Guest is Daniel Hoyos Seattle Shorts Film Festival Director!!


    The Seattle Shorts Film Festival Celebrates 5 Years by Doubling in Size Seattle Shorts Film Festival returns in 2015 with twice the number of exceptional films to showcase for local audiences. After record breaking submissions, filmmaker attendance, and sold out screenings last year, the 5- year-old festival has expanded to two days, November 14th and 15th. The weekend will be bring film lovers together through Q&A’s, networking events, and an awards ceremony on Sunday the 15th. The Seattle Shorts Film Festival brings Seattle film lovers the very best of short films from around the globe. nter. For a full listing of films, special events and upcoming announcements visit www.SeattleShort.org

  • 01:00

    Joe Lujan, Atelophobia at the Artemis Women in Action Film Festival

    in Film

    The great Film Maker Joe Lujan is on the show today to talk about his film Atelophobia, how he got intested in Film, and his film Atelophobia


    Be an interesting show Tune in know greatness!

  • 01:28

    Filmmaker Call-In Episode | The Palm Springs International Film Festival

    in Entertainment

    Veteran Entertainment Reporter and Actor Nicholas Snow kicks off the latest season of his hit online radio show, SnowbizNow, with daily reports from the 2014 Palm Springs International Film Festival, 25th Anniversary Edition. Taking place from January 3rd through the 13th, 2014, 187 films from 60 countries, including 77 premieres (8 world, 22 North American and 47 U.S.), will unspool at the Festival in Palm Springs, California.


    “This year’s lineup is particularly diverse in theme and content, encompassing vintage work by established directors alongside auspicious debuts by a vast number of newly emerging talents,” said Festival Director Darryl Macdonald.  “The overall quality of the films vividly reflects the banner year we’ve seen in Cinema worldwide, with a trend towards more personal, character-driven stories that defy easy genre labels, making for a much richer, more satisfying cinematic experience.”


    Follow Nicholas Snow on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and at SnowbizNow.com, and discover his riveting new living-powerfully-with-HIV memoir, Life Positive: A Journey to the Center of My Heart, at LifePostiveBook.com.

  • 00:32

    Maestro Dino Zonic Proves 'The Force' is Strong with the Palm Springs Orchestra!

    in Music

    Nicholas Snow welcomes "the World-acclaimed and Golden Karma Award-winning, composer, conductor, director, Maestro Edin Dino Zonic, one of the visionaries who is bringing the Palm Springs Orchestra into reality.  The Maestro "was born and raised in the Olympic city of Sarajevo. His altering life experience inspired Maestro Zonic to dedicate his work to the service of life affirming music; music that bridges cultural, national and religious barriers to bring a universal message of peace and hope to all people. As a Cultural Ambassador of Bosnia, Maestro Zonic creates and conducts music to foster and inspire unity between people and nations through his Concerts and Music Spectaculars which he has produced all over the world.


    If you happen to come across this podcast before December 17th and 18th, 2015, you're in luck, as Maestro Zonic and the Palm Springs Orchestra, and the City of Palm Springs are coming together to host a series of upscale, one-of-a-kind orchestral extravaganzas. They proudly present the Little Stars with Maestro Zdravko Sljivac, the World Champion Girls Choir-Cultural Ambassadors of the European Union from Zagreb, Croatia; renowned violinist, Elizabeth Pitcairn, proud owner of 1720 Stradivarius “Red Violin”; Chris Bennett, Grammy Nominated Artist, and the Palm Springs Orchestra Inaugural Awards.  More info.

  • 01:49

    Previewing the 24th Palm Springs International Film Festival

    in Entertainment

    Nicholas Snow welcomes Helen Du Toit (photo by Fabrizio Maltese), Artistic Director of the Palm Springs International Film Festival, to discuss what's on tap from January 3rd - 14th, 2013.
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  • 00:44

    How to Apply for a Catapult Film Grant

    in Film

    Lisa Chanoff and Bonni Cohen share advice on applying for their documentary development fund.


    For information about Carole Dean and From the Heart Productions please visit www.FromtheHeartProductions.com.

  • 00:19

    Popular Charitable Santa Fun Run Launches Palm Springs Edition Sun, Dec 13, 2015

    in Current Events

    GED Magazine Presents the 2015 PALM SPRINGS SANTA FUN RUN  SUNDAY DECEMBER 13th. Benefit Proceeds and Non-Perishable Food Donations benefit The LGBT Community Center of the Desert, The Kill Meth Foundation and The Community Food Bank @ The Center.   The 2015 Palm Springs Santa Fun Run starts at TOUCANS TIKI LOUNGE at 12:30 pm  for pre-Fun Run Bloody Mary Bar, Bagels provided by Townie Bagels, photos and meeting Santa's sexy elves!  Around 2:30pm the Fun Run will commence and head down Palm Canyon Drive to Three Sixty North.  Arriving at THREE SIXTY NORTH the After-Party will kick into gear, hosted by BELLA DA BALL.  Participants will be treated to a buffet luncheon, drink specials, raffles for great prizes and a special prize for the MOST FESTIVE OUTFIT!  The After-Party will also include Mrs. Claus (IRENE SODERBERG) singing some holiday songs for your enjoyment and Sexy Santa (TRENTON DUCATI) for photo ops on his lap!  Registration is currently available online at this link, and the day of the event beginning at 12:30pm at TOUCANS TIKI LOUNGE, 2100 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs. The Host Hotel is The Monroe Palm Springs, easy walking distance to the event, with special rates for out-of-town participants by mentioning “GED”.   


    This episode sponsored by Desert AIDS Project and Lulu California Bistro.  For everything Nicholas Snow, visit NicholasSnow.com.

  • 00:34

    Motorcycle Film Festival - Corrina Mantlo

    in Automotive

    Our guest this week will be Corrina Montlo, Co-founder of the Motorcycle Film Festival. Corrina & Jack Drury founded the film festival in NYC, fall of 2013  to provide a home for motorcycle films from around the world. Moto film enthusiasts gather to discuss, celebrate and show their films about their favorite subject, motorcycles! Films such as “Why We Ride” and Dream Racer” have gotten recognized as a result of the exposure they received at the Festival. Listen in to get the inside scoop about the 3rd annual MFF that was held September 23-27, 2015. Corrina will fill us in on who the winners were and how the Film Festival has given a voice to many independent film makers internationally. What is planned for 2016? How can you attend? Those questions and more will be answered.