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Pete Seeger

Pete Seeger

Listening to Pete Seeger. from Jack Humphries: With the sad announcement of the death of the great Pete Seeger this morning, the people of the world have lost not just a link in the chain in the struggle for a more just and peaceful world, but one of our cultural and political anchors. Radio National […]

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Indonesia: The Act of Killing

Indonesia: The Act of Killing

I saw this must see documentary ‘The Act of Killing’ last night at Darwin’s open-air Deckchair cinema as part of the International Film Festival. What we can discuss is that Australia’s political leaders Liberals/ALP from the 1960’s on wards was in support the murderous fascist Suharto regime. This film gives some idea of the slaughter […]

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Porcelain Unicorn

Porcelain Unicorn

British film director Sir Ridley Scott launched a global film making contest for aspiring directors. http://www.porcelainunicorn.com/ It’s titled “Tell It Your Way”. There were over 600 entries. The film could be no longer than three minutes, contain only 6 lines of narrative & be a compelling story. The winner was “Porcelain Unicorn” from American director […]

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