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Monthly Archives: July, 2012

No man is an island

The Island President directed by Jon Shenk (2011), focuses on former president in the Maldives, Mohamed Nasheed and his first year in office as he is facing the serious issues of … Continue reading

30/07/2012 · 2 Comments

Crowdfunding 101

People working in the creative industries should be familiar with crowdfunding by now – and if you are not it´s time to step up your game! Crowdfunding is basically when … Continue reading

24/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Crowdfunding in action

Crowdfunding has proved to be an important source of income for many people working in the creative industries and some projects might not have happened if it wasn´t for crowdfunding. … Continue reading

24/07/2012 · Leave a comment

The power of one´s presence

As ‘The grandmother of performance art’ Marina Abramović (born in 1946) sure knows a thing or two about art. Abramović started her career in Serbia in the early 70s and … Continue reading

22/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Exclusive DVD offer for readers

Docs & Film Festival has now been around for nearly eight months and with a total of 100 posts down the line it´s fitting to offer a special deal to … Continue reading

08/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Scientology docs

Just about three weeks ago Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes were spotted walking hand in hand in Reykjavík Iceland, few days before Cruise went on location in north of Iceland … Continue reading

04/07/2012 · Leave a comment

The Chemist, human guinea pigs & the psychedelics

Feature length documentary The Substance: Albert Hofmann´s LSD (dir. Martin Witz, 2011) tells the story of LSD. In the spring of 1943 Hofmann discovered the substance LSD by coincidence. He began … Continue reading

02/07/2012 · Leave a comment