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Rodríguez: Hidden Genius

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talentdevelop.com - Many gifted writers, actors, designers, entrepreneurs and other talented people achieve a lot, make notable contributions to the world, and gain recognition. But much larger numbers are not acknowl...

October 25th, 2014 | LA Film Festival NewFilmmakers Los Angeles

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newfilmmakersla.com - October 25th, 2014 PagPag (The Refuse) Shorts Program #1 Director: John Paul Su Time: 15 Mins. – Country: Philippines, Singapore, USA » Film Synopsis The Last Killing Shorts Program #1 Director: Sa...

Play Along collab

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hitrecord.org - Listen to THIS AUDIO SAMPLE and REmix it anyway you want. * The Deadline for Week 2's Request is Wednesday, October 22nd. The Play Along collab is an ongoing Music collaboration. Every Friday the G...

Why Cutting Michael Sam Was a Mistake for the Dallas Cowboys

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magazine.good.is - Michael Sam was waived yesterday and finds himself without a team. In a year of PR disasters for the NFL, it would have made for one of the most slyly subversive moments the sport would have ever k...

“I Know It's Not P.C. But...”

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magazine.good.is - The #GamerGate fiasco and the fallout from the Ben Affleck/Sam Harris Islam showdown on RealTime with Bill Maher starkly illustrate the closing of the white male mind, even within territory that on...

SAVE OUR FILM: LA CIUDAD by David Riker — Kickstarter

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kickstarter.com - For more updates about this project please follow us on Facebook All funds from this campaign will go towards the costs of remastering LA CIUDAD and ensuring that it is available for new audiences ...

This New Act Would Make Mentoring Kids A Legal Reason For Avoiding Jury Duty | Co.Create

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fastcocreate.com - Jury duty is a citizen's noble act of participation in the legal system to decide the fate and punishment of his or her peers. It's also a terrible Pauly Shore movie. Either way, it's something peo...

October 22, 1964: Jean-Paul Sartre Becomes the First Person to Decline the Nobel Prize

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - “A writer who adopts political, social, or literary positions must act only with the means that are his own — that is, the written word.” Despite its surprisingly dark origin, the Nobel Prize is re...

The Most Generous Book in the World: An Illustrated Celebration of the Little-Known Sidekicks Behind Creative Geniuses

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - A heartening homage to the wives, mothers, brothers, benefactors, and other quiet champions behind some of history’s most celebrated geniuses. There is something quite wonderful about witnessing on...

Silicon Valley Sexism: Is The Answer To Ditch Men Altogether? | Fast Company

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fastcompany.com - Three days after an entrepreneur named TD Lowe arrived in Silicon Valley from Phenix City, Alabama, she approached a well-known venture capitalist at a networking event. Lowe had watched the bigwig...

The Science of Finding Your Soul Mate

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - Breaking down the mathematical odds of winning at SoulMateRoulette. It’s been argued that the secret of lasting love is giving up the myth of “the one” — and yet the notion of a perfect soul mate i...

An Oral History of A Nightmare on Elm Street -- Vulture

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vulture.com - Wes Craven (writer and director, A Nightmare on Elm Street): In the '60s, I was teaching humanities at a college in upstate New York and trying to publish a novel I’d written in graduate school. Bu...

A Magic Broadcast Channel That Will Help you Reach the World : The Art of Non-Conformity

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Chris Guillebeau

chrisguillebeau.com - Imagine being able to share your thoughts with anyone at any time. From this broadcast channel, you can say whatever you want … no matter how unusual or unconventional, or even no matter how boring...

Are These the Most Relatable Headphone Ads Ever? Watch 'Em and Weep (and/or Laugh) - Video - Creativity Online

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Creativity Editors

creativity-online.com - JBL teamed up with its agency Doner to create these two very funny TV commercials that show what it's like if you don't own JBL Bluetooth-enabled headphones, and are instead stuck dealing with old-...

Taking the sting out of Internet trolls with musical theater [video] - Holy Kaw!

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Guy Kawasaki

holykaw.alltop.com - What’s the best way to silence the unceasing din of trolls all over the Internet? Well, we all know that won’t stop the perpetual party-poopers of the online world, but this number by  Antonius and...

Nothing's wrong with Renee Zellweger's face. There's something wrong with us | Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy | Comment is free

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Jason Silva

theguardian.com - To be a female celebrity is to lose at every turn. Dare to age? Face-shame at best and be out of work at worst. Get noticeable plastic surgery on your face to combat the inevitable ageing? At best,...

Top 7 TED Talks on Filmmaking

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nyfa.edu - The TED conferences have long been a superb source of inspiration in many areas of human advancement, and filmmaking is no exception. Over the years, there have been some exceptional TED talks on f...

Split This Rock Submission Manager

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splitthisrock.submittable.com - 8th Annual Split This Rock Poetry Contest Judge: Natalie Diaz Benefits Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2016 April 14-17, 2016 $1,000 awarded for poems of provocation...

Inside the prison actors studio

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Nat'l Endow f/t Arts

blogs.reuters.com - Recently I was granted access inside a California state prison to photograph the Actors’ Gang Prison Project final presentation. The project is funded by the California Department of Corrections an...

My Teacher Is a Monster: A Sweet Modern Fable About Seeing Through the Otherness of Others

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - A gentle illustrated reminder that we can’t love what we don’t know. “Love,” wrote Leo Tolstoy in his poignant letters to Gandhi on why we hurt one another, “represents the highest and indeed the o...

Love and Business Blossom at NYFA

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nyfa.edu - After working post-production in New York City and Los Angeles for five years on projects like Parks and Recreation and Brooklyn Nine-Nine, New York Film Academy graduates, Helena Hilario (Producin...

How Grayson Perry has revolutionised art on television | Television & radio

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theguardian.com - While other art forms have been happy to find a shape and stay with it – the form of most contemporary plays and novels would be recognisable to Shakespeare or George Eliot – broadcasting is always...

Other ways to approach the box beyond outside [comic] - Holy Kaw!

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holykaw.alltop.com - We’re all so busy trying to think “outside the box” that Grant Snider of Incidental Comics believes the phrase itself has created a box of its own. The solution? New approaches to the box, of cours...

Female Robin for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?

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nyfa.edu - Rumors are coming in thick and fast for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, quite possibly one of the most anticipated comic book movies to ever be released. Very few have been outright confirmed b...

Remix "Dracula Untold" for Universal Pictures

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talenthouse.com - In celebration of the release of their upcoming epic action-adventure film, Universal Pictures is giving DJs, remixers and producers around the world the opportunity to remix "Dracula Untold," the ...

Purchase tickets to a Juilliard Event

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events.juilliard.edu - TYPE OF EVENT Select... Academic All Performances Chamber Music Contemporary/New Works Dance Drama Historical Performance Instrumental Jazz Master,Workshops,Lectures Membership Opera/Voice Orchestr...

12 steps to Taylor Swift-ing your brand - Holy Kaw!

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Guy Kawasaki

holykaw.alltop.com - Talk about fresh new faces when it comes to brand-speak… Here’s a new approach to branding for the younger set — not to say that older generations couldn’t use an infusion of energy from the likes ...

The best memoirs I’ve read: a list

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Scott Berkun

scottberkun.com - As I work on a new book I make a list of books I need to read. For The Ghost of My Father I realized that since I’ve never written a memoir before I needed to study the classics and inform myself o...

Marjorie Cameron: Woman on the Verge | Los Angeles | Artbound

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kcet.org - Marjorie Cameron (1922-1995) was a towering figure in L.A.'s storied mid-century counterculture, whose bohemian, subversive art and life continues to resonate with unfurling influence across the ge...

Writing Wednesdays: The Second Act Belongs to the Villain

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Steven Pressfield

stevenpressfield.com - [Join www.storygrid.com to read more of Shawn’s Story Philosophy] How do you choose what kind of story you want to tell? Maybe you do it by thinking up a “What if” Event—what if terrorists attacked...

One Direction seek out new musical talent with Talenthouse 'Steal My Girl' remix competition

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thedrum.com - One Direction have teamed up with online creative community Talenthouse to invite budding producers to remix the first single from their upcoming album, Four, due for release on 17 November. The co...

10 of the best: Classical music comedies and parodies | Music

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The Juilliard School

theguardian.com - So let’s begin with the oldest on this list, but still one of the best: Flanders and Swann’s An Ill Wind from the mid-1950s, a magnificently logorrheic patter-song on the finale of Mozart’s 4th Hor...

Introduction | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

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Howard Rheingold

pewinternet.org - For all the benefits it bestows, the internet has a dark side. Recently, much attention has centered on online harassment. It is a phenomenon that can take a variety of forms: name-calling, trollin...

What I Learned from Not Rehearsing Shakespeare Plays

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howlround.com - In January 2011, a friend invited me to the inaugural performance of the Back Room Shakespeare Project–they were performing Much Ado About Nothing, after only two rehearsals, in the back room of a ...

ARTSblog » Blog Archive » Champion Your Cause

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blog.artsusa.org - In this age of rapid technological change, it seems that the number of worthy causes known to people around the country and indeed the world is also growing at an exponential rate. Take the incredi...

Season 2 Freestyle Something collab

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hitRECord

hitrecord.org - Replaced the original because I felt like the video sync was a little off. I also bounced a version of the video without the cartoon effect which can be found here: http://www.hitrecord.org/records...

Get Clear in Your Intentions and Get What You Want | Expert Acting Advices | Actors Reels, Resume Building & Insider Tips | Backstage

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backstage.com - A student recently expressed what his intentions were for his career and he was unspecific. He said something like, “I want to get into rooms.”  Now we understand what that means at one level. He w...

ARTSblog » Blog Archive » Board Member Seeks Other Board Member for Long-Term Relationship

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AmericansForTheArts

blog.artsusa.org - Serving on a “working board” is challenging. Rewarding, but challenging. I recently had the honor of taking over the reigns as the Board President for Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, a small but mighty...

Juliana Nash, Nell Benjamin, Nathan Jackson, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Greg Pierce and More Among MTC's Alfred P. Sloan Commissions

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The Juilliard School

broadwayworld.com - Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) announce recent recipients of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Initiative commissions for Manhattan Theatre Club. The commissione...

Jason Schwartzman Interview

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The Talks

the-talks.com - Mr. Schwartzman, is it weird to watch your own mother in films? The ’70s section of my mom’s career and of my family’s career I am able to enjoy and I think maybe it’s because I know it’s all befor...

photo-61 | Les Goodman

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The Look of Silence: Watch the trailer for Joshua Oppenheimer’s follow-up to The Act of Killing.

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Joshua Oppenheimer

slate.com - Now, Oppenheimer is taking on Indonesia’s massacres again, but from a different angle. In The Look of Silence, Oppenheimer profiles a man whose brother was killed in the purge as he confronts his b...

FAQ about The Ghost of My Father

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Scott Berkun

scottberkun.com - Tomorrow my 6th book, The Ghost of My Father, launches (you can help here). Most of my books are about business or creativity, and many people have asked me why I decided to write such a different ...

Edwidge Danticat’s Brother, I’m Dying: Another Big Read Opportunity for Libraries

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Nat'l Endow f/t Arts

reviews.libraryjournal.com - The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has expanded its Big Read library with the addition of its first nonfiction selection, Edwidge Danticat’s Brother, I’m Dying, a National Book Critics Circl...

Why Every College Senior Should Read Atul Gawande’s “Being Mortal”

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Sam McNerney

250words.com - Atul Gawande’s latest book, Being Mortal, is about end of life care, how we get it wrong and what we can do about it. But, primarily, it is a discussion about what the function of medicine really i...

Design for Dracula Untold and Universal Pictures

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Talenthouse

talenthouse.com - In celebration of the release of their upcoming epic action-adventure film, Universal Pictures is giving artists, designers and illustrators around the world the opportunity to create the cover art...

Proposing On YouTube - Digg

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Fast Company

digg.com - Autumn in America brings reprieve from the summer's tide of weddings, a chance to loosen your tie, rehydrate, and reflect on the previous season. But then someone sends you a link to a viral-video ...

If Disney Princesses Were Real... - DesignTAXI.com

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designtaxi.com - If Disney Princesses Were Real... Following their viral video of imagined Disney princes, Buzzfeed has created a new short that shows us how Disney princesses, such as Cinderella and Pocahontas, wo...

For Artists - Contemporary Austin

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thecontemporaryaustin.org - The Contemporary Austin aims to create a cultural center of gravity in Austin for a variety of experiences linked to contemporary art. We offer many engaging opportunities for artists. Three times ...

Striking Eye Donation Ads Show Children Who Are Unable To Imagine - DesignTAXI.com

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designtaxi.com - Striking Eye Donation Ads Show Children Who Are Unable To Imagine Creative agency Propeg has produced a series of striking print ads for Brazilian organization Fortaleza that aims to raise awarenes...

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