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  • 00:52

    Sports Palooza Radio: Documentary Filmmaker Billy Corben is baaack!

    in Sports

    Billy Corben: Sports Documentary Director!  He's baaaaack! Actor, writer, producer, and director, Billy Corben is also the co-founder of Rakontur, a Miami media studio. In "The U,” Billy Corben told the story of how the “bad boys” of Miami forever changed the image of the University of Miami Hurricanes;  in “The U Part 2”  the documentary continues where the first left off! http://www.rakontur.com/


    Bill Gilbert, owner of BG Entertainment stops by to talk to us about his upcoming New York Giants' Odell Beckham, Jr. appearance in the Northeast that benefits St. Jude's. 


    And it's Sports Palooza's one-year anniversary! Join us for a holiday and anniversary celebration with a huge giveaway! 

  • 01:08

    Topically Yours - Documentary filmmaker Nadine Patterson

    in Radio

    Host Deardra Shuler talks with award winning director/producer/documentary filmmaker Nadine Patterson about her film "Tango Macbeth,"  a Shakepearean tale told with a unique slant which will be screening at the Magic Johnson Theatre on Wednesday, April 23rd at 6:30:00 pm in Harlem. Ms. Patterson has a background in theatre, world cinema and documentry film enabling her to create works grounded in historical contexts, with a unique visual palette. She operates her production and consulting company, Harmony Image Productions with her mother Marlene G. Patterson. Through the company they make multicultural films and media content.


    Holding 2 Master degrees, Ms Patterson has  taught video production at West Chester University, Temple University, Arcadia University, Drexel University, University of Western Sydney (Australia) and Scribe Video Center over the past 20 years and is the only filmmaker selected for The Biennial 2000 at the African American Museum in Philadelphia.


    Among her films she includes “I Used to Teach English”, Winner Gold Apple Award 1994 National Educational Film/Video Festival, Oakland, CA; “Anna Russell Jones: Praisesong for a Pioneering Spirit”, Best Documentary 1993 African American Women in the Arts Film/Video Competition, Chicago, IL; “Moving with the Dreaming”, Prized Pieces award from the National Black Programming Consortium in 1997; “Todo El Mundo Dance!” selected for the 2001-2002 Council on Foundations Film and Video Festival. Other notable works include: “Shizue”; and “Release."


     In 2011, she published her first book Always Emerging which regals her experiences as an independent filmmaker. "Tango Macbeth" has screened in film festivals in Boston, Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, Washington D.C., Mar del Plata Argentina and Paris France.

  • 00:41

    Injustice Files, Host, and (Emmitt Till) documentary filmmaker Keith Beauchamp!

    in Education

    The Gist of Freedom is pleased to welcome renowned  filmmaker and Television host Keith Beauchamp.


    On one of Keith's latest installments of Investigation Discovery’s Injustice Files  Keith Beuachamp explores “sundown towns” – communities in America that didn’t allow African American people to live there or even be present once the sun went down.

  • 01:27

    DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER Anthony Q. Artis

    in Entertainment

    Join Jeffery on Thursday, March 21st at 11:30 a.m. PST/2:30 p.m. EST when his special guest will be DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER Anthony Q. Artis.  Anthony is the author of The Shut Up and Shoot Documentary Guide, which is available in electronic and print formats through Amazon.com. 
    To learn more about Anthony's Down and Dirty DV, visit www.downanddirtydv.com.
    SESSIONS with Jeffery A. Faulkerson, where entertainers teach their own Master classes.

  • 01:14

    Sports Palooza Radio: Filmmaker Paul Hirschberger & the Brooklyn Cowboy Returns!

    in Sports

    In our weekly sports radio show, this week we talk about sports documentaries at the Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival, especially "TOUCHDOWN ISRAEL" with documentary filmmaker Paul Hirschberger. The film is filled with Israeli gridiron action and shows how peace among Jews, Christians, Muslims and those with stark differences can simply come together over "love of the game ... football." www.lajfilmfest.org. 


    And it's only ONE WEEK away from the Kentucky Derby. What does the field look like? Has anything changed over the last few weeks? The Brooklyn Cowboy, Kevin Cox (@brooklyncowboy1), comes back to Sports Palooza Radio to tell us what he thinks will happen next weekend!


    It's always a great show at Sports Palooza Radio!


     

  • 01:28

    PART 2 FILMMAKER CAMERON SCOTT!

    in Movies

    Quattro Venti Scott Productions was founded in 2008.  After working on several other film productions, Cameron Scott decided to form his own company.  By doing so, he would be free to make films without the limitations or stipulations that are often placed on writers and directors from other studios.  Additionally, Mr. Scott wanted to make films that did not adhere to any one genre without limiting his creativity and originality.  Drawing from his Sicilian roots, Cameron Scott created Quattro Venti Scott Productions.

  • 01:30

    Creatively Speaking (TM) On Air #MichelleMaterre 323.927.2913

    in Film

    TOPIC:  What’s happening, Detroit?


    Focusing on a new documentary, this weeks’ show will feature the filmmaker and subject as well as a local accomplished artist and writer, Marsha Music working to restore Detroit to its original station as a vibrant, progressive, creative, diverse community. Detroit 48202: Conversations Along a Postal Route explores history and change in Detroit, through the lens of Wendell Watkins, an African American postal worker, and the customers on his route of 30 years.


    Wendell Watkins was born, raised, and has lived most of his life in Detroit. He has delivered mail in the New Center area of Detroit for 30 years and the respect he has earned from his customers is keenly evident. Wendell attended the renowned Cass Technical HS and is an avid reader of both fiction and non-fiction.


    Pam S is a Bronx-based documentary filmmaker whose work interweaves historical narratives and personal storytelling. Pam is in post-production on Detroit 48202: Conversations Along A Postal Route. Pam teaches Documentary Production in the Department of Film and Media Studies at Hunter College.


    Marsha Music, daughter of a legendary pre-Motown record producer, Joe Von Battle, was born in Detroit and grew up in Highland Park, MI. She is a self-described "primordial Detroiter", and for many years she has written about the city’s music, and its past and future. She is a noted presenter and she has contributed to important anthologies, oral histories and an HBO documentary.

  • 02:03

    THIS CANT BE HAPPENING

    in Politics

    This Can't Be Happening (TCBH) is a five time Project Censored award-winning online news writer collective.  From their web site: "Our goal is to give you the stories you aren’t getting from the corporate media, or to give you the stories you are getting from them, but from a different, and more honest, perspective."


    Program Summary: May 5, 2015


    1st Hour - a pre-recorded segment of TCBH radio from the Progressive Radio Network (PRN.fm) hosted by Dave Lindorff which airs every Wednesday 5pm (Eastern)


    2nd Hour - RFK goes live with TCBH contributor John Grant. John Grant is a writer/photographer/filmmaker living just outside Philadelphia’s city limits. He has worked as a newspaper reporter and has published both fiction and non-fiction. Starting in the 1980s, he traveled to Central America and other places as a documentary photographer for publication and for exhibits of his own large prints. He shot and edited an 80-minute documentary film called "Second Time Around" about a seriously wounded Vietnam veteran who chose to live and work in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 35 years after his first tour there. John has been to Iraq twice during the war, once as an observer critical of the war and once as a cameraman on a documentary film.

  • 01:27

    Special Guest: Sandra Rodriquez, Reneh Simonian

    in Lifestyle

    Guest on at 11:00 am Writer / Bilingual Communications Expert
    Entertainment and fashion are two of Sandy Rodriguez’s areas of expertise, but she has no problem writing or talking about any topic whatsoever. 
     bilingual communications expert with 15+ years of experience in media and publishing, she currently lives in Los Angeles and writes for magazines, websites and newspapers in the U.S. and Mexico. Additionally, she translates books, and works as a specialized medical interpreter for hospitals and health care providers visited by Spanish speakers.


     


    Guest on at 10:00 am Reneh Simonian, a food industry veteran with more than 20 years experience, has travelled both nationally and internationally working with executive chefs of some of the finest restaurants in the world. Whether it's describing the many different types and flavor of olives, or sharing his knowledge of the varied regional favors of International cuisine, Reneh has benefitted from his exposure to all kinds of exotic foods. His recent experience has been focused on the seafood industry.


    Guest on at 10:30 am Christina Neferis is an American documentary director, producer and editor. She is the director and producer of the documentary Power Lines(in production), which explores the 40 year controversy behind power lines and the intense debate between doctors, scientists, homeowners, environmentalists, journalists and power line companies. Her docu-style webisode, L.A. Stories captures a day in the life of an individual living or visiting Los Angeles.

  • 00:59

    FILM: Meet NYIFF, the NY Indian Film Festival

    in Movies

    SAJA, the South Asian Journalists Association, and SAMMA, the South Asians in Media, Marketing & Entertainment, present the latest in their series of high-profile webcasts - via BlogTalkRadio.com - with leading names in global media, arts, entertainment, politics and much more...


    Join us for a show with New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) filmmakers Shonali Bose (Margarita, With a Straw) and Vibha Bakshi (Daughters of Mother India) and actor Kalki Koechlin.


    The festival’s opening night film this year is Bose’s “Margarita, With a Straw.” The film is a poignant portrayal of a rebellious young woman with cerebral palsy, played by Kalki Koechlin, who leaves her home in India to study in New York, unexpectedly falls in love and embarks on an exhilarating journey of self-discovery. 


    Bakshi’s “Daughters of Mother India” is this year’s National Award winner for Best Film on Social Issues under the Non-Narrative category. The documentary focuses on the aftermath of the 2012 Delhi rape incident and India’s ban on the broadcast of the documentary “India’s Daughter” by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin.


    The show will feature candid conversations around topics such as the prevalence of women filmmakers today and the role films can play in raising awareness for mental health and women’s safety issues in India.


    Hosting the show is SAJA board member Divya Singaravelu. 


    If you have a question you'd like to submit in advance, please email sajanyiff@gmail.com or tweet to @SAJAHQ with the #SAJANYIFF


    Official site of NYIFF:  http://www.iaac.us/NYIFF2015/
    Margarita, With A Straw: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDh7n6bte-c
    Daughter of Mother India: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=em3cFAJotmY


     

  • 00:30

    First Contact Radio 5/5/15 - Cosmic Weather, UFOs, Misc News

    in News

    First Contact Radio 5/5/15 Show #1344 hosted by Joshua Poet


    COSMIC WEATHER
    Moon Cat Astrology
    http://www.mooncatsastrology.com/calendar/5-15.htm


    Planet Watcher
    http://www.planetwatcher.com/


    Jewish Calendar
    http://www.chabad.org/calendar/view/month.htm


    Moon Phase
    http://www.calculatorcat.com/moon_phases/phasenow.php


    Spaceweather.com
    http://www.spaceweather.com


    This Week’s Sky at a Glance, May 1 – 9
    http://www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/this-weeks-sky-at-a-glance-may-1-9/


    UFO News
    Large Triangle UFO Filmed From Phoenix Parking Garage
    http://www.educatinghumanity.com/2015/05/large-triangle-ufo-filmed-arizona.html


    UFO sighting above San Antonio, Texas on 1st May 2015
    http://www.latest-ufos.com/2015/05/ufo-sighting-above-san-antonio-texas-on-1st-may-2015/


    Alien Hand Weapon Found On Mars, May 2015
    http://www.ufosightingsdaily.com/2015/05/alien-hand-weapon-found-on-mars-may.html


    Many Glowing UFOs over San Diego, California On May 2015
    http://www.ufosightingsdaily.com/2015/05/many-glowing-ufos-over-san-diego.html


    Unsolved riddle: Speculation abounds after B.C. UFO sighting
    http://www.latest-ufo-sightings.net/2015/05/unsolved-riddle-speculation-abounds-after-b-c-ufo-sighting.html


    Alien Figure Found Secretly Hidden In Mona Lisa Painting, May 4, 2015


    UFOs, Conspiracies, Government Black Ops - Full Documentary


    Daily Stories
    Baltimore Received $1.8 Billion from Obama’s Stimulus Law


    This strange plant only grows where there are diamonds beneath the ground


    Asteroid Impact Apocalypse 2015: Mass Anxiety As Conspiracy Theorists Predict Catastrophe


    Transformational Frequencies Are Rapidly Increasing!


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