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  • Turkish capital bans LGBT events 20 Nov 2017 05:45 KITV Honolulu's Channel 4 By Hande Atay Alam, Jonny Hallam and Susannah Cullinane CNN (CNN) -- The governor of Turkey's capital, Ankara, has banned all public events relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues for fear they could "provoke hatred and …
  • Model accuses Russell Simmons of sexual assault while director Brett Ratner watched 20 Nov 2017 05:27 WDAF LOS ANGELES — Model Keri Claussen Khalighi has come forward to accuse Def Jam Records mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct in 1991 when she was 17 years old. NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 15: ( L-R) American business magnate Russell Simmons and director …
  • Power-packed Ajyal to fascinate young minds 20 Nov 2017 05:15 Mena FN (MENAFN - Gulf Times) From a heartwarming, animated portrait of an Afghan girl to the world's first fully painted feature film, an eclectic selection of 12 thought-provoking feature films are vying for top honours at the 5th Ajyal Youth Film Festival, …
  • It’s A Wrap – 2017 American Film Market Ends On A High Note 20 Nov 2017 04:12 Las Vegas Informer The 38th American Film Market AmericanFilmMarket.com/ ended on Nov. 8 with exhibitor and attendee numbers up, in addition to a significant increase in screenings. In total, 7,415 participants visited the Loews Hotel in Santa Monica, California, …
  • France supports closer ties between Azerbaijan, EU - Ambassador Bouchez (Exclusive) (PHOTO) 20 Nov 2017 04:09 Trend.az Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 18 By Gulgiz Muradova – Trend: Trend’s interview with Ambassador of France to Azerbaijan Aurelia Bouchez Question: How do you assess the current state of the Azerbaijan-France relations following election of Emanuel Macron as the …
  • Turkish capital bans all public LGBTQ events 20 Nov 2017 03:03 Mashable The Gay Pride March in Istanbul in 2014. The event has been banned each year for the past three years.Image: Jodi Hilton/NurPhoto/Corbis via Getty ImageS Turkey's capital Ankara has banned public LGBTQ events until further notice, with safety …
  • Local film festival celebrates Native culture 20 Nov 2017 02:54 KBIM ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A local film festival celebrated Native culture Sunday. The Pueblo Film Fest wrapped up Sunday at the Native Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. It showcased the work of the Native American Filmmakers and actors, with a focus on …
  • ‘Champion’ filmmaker recruited talent from his Georgia church for faith-based movie 20 Nov 2017 02:40 Washington Times Following in the footsteps of his mentors, Christian filmmakers Alex and Stephen Kendrick, Judd Brannon prayed before setting out to make his first faith-based film, “Champion.” Eventually, he became convinced that the most prominent theme for his film …
  • Christian filmmaker of 'Champion' Judd Brannon recruited talent from his Georgia church 20 Nov 2017 02:40 Washington Times Following in the footsteps of his mentors, Christian filmmakers Alex and Stephen Kendrick, Judd Brannon prayed before setting out to make his first faith-based film, “Champion.” Eventually, he became convinced that the most prominent theme for his film …
  • Padmavati row: Isn’t it the govt’s job to prevent threats to filmmakers, asks Shyam Benegal 20 Nov 2017 02:17 Indian Express Written by Seema Chishti | New Delhi | Updated: November 20, 2017 7:15 am Shyam Benegal also criticised the dropping of Nude and S Durga from the International Film Festival of India. On the day the makers of Padmavati said they were deferring the film’s …