Daily Archives: March 8, 2017

Snowden’s Great Escape: A Documentary


simplyLuculent

Published on Aug 23, 2016

This movie briefly covers NSA analyst-turned whistleblower Edward Snowden and his escape from American authorities to Hong Kong and later to Russia, after leaking classified information about global surveillance programs used by the American government to spy on people around the world and other nations activities. The movie also presents the journalists who had an exclusive access to Snowden and also the members of WikiLeaks, who helped him in moments of his escape.

Directors: John Goetz and Poul-Erik Heilbuth
Writers: Christine Wiegand and Klaus Nedergaard
Cast and Crew: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4477936/f…

Anonymous – Snowdens Great Escape: A documentary

Senator Markey Discusses Net Neutrality, Broadband Privacy at FCC Oversight Hearing


Senator Markey

Published on Mar 8, 2017

Witnesses:

– The Honorable Ajit Pai, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission
– The Honorable Mignon Clyburn, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
– The Honorable Michael O’Rielly, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission

Movies, Politics and History with Oliver Stone – Conversations with History


University of California Television (UCTV)

Published on May 23, 2016

(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes filmmaker Oliver Stone for a discussion of his career as director, screenwriter, and producer. Stone describes formative experiences, talks about different aspects of the filmmaking process including working with actors, writing screenplays, and postproduction. He focuses on the themes that have drawn him, and emphasizes the distinction between a historian and dramatist who works with historical materials. He concludes with a discussion of recent works including Alexander and the 10-part documentary on The Untold History of the United States. Recorded on 04/22/2016. Series: “Conversations with History” [6/2016] [Humanities] [Show ID: 30881]

Peter Kuznick: Three False Myths Americans Believe


Regis Tremblay

Published on May 22, 2016

American University professor, Peter Kuznick, destroys the WWII myths that have underscored US foreign policy since 1945. Peter co-authored The Untold History of the United States with Oliver Stone. The book and a ten part film series are available from Amazon.

Snowden’s Great Escape Full Documentary


Documentary Movies

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Published on Aug 25, 2016

Oliver Stone Tears Apart Obama’s Empire


breakingtheset

Published on Dec 24, 2012

Abby Martin sits down with Academy Award Winning Director, Oliver Stone, and Historian Peter Kuznick, to talk about US foreign policy and the Obama administration’s disregard for the rule of law.

Oliver Stone on “Snowden”


Harvard Institute of Politics

Published on Sep 16, 2016

Director Oliver Stone joined Ron Suskind, a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, for a conversation about his upcoming film Snowden. In a both informative and entertaining Forum, Stone explained the artistic process and difficulties of translating the controversial story of Edward Snowden into a film. While answering questions from the audience, Stone touched on his work in prior films, his motivation in telling political stories through cinema, and his views on the state of America’s government surveillance programs.

Oliver Stone | Full Q&A | Oxford Union


OxfordUnion

Published on May 6, 2016

William Oliver Stone is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. Stone came to public prominence between the mid-1980s and the early 1990s for writing and directing a series of films about the Vietnam War, in which he had participated as an infantry soldier. Many of Stone’s films primarily focus on controversial American political issues during the late 20th century, and as such that they were considered contentious at the times of their releases.

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China has just built the world’s biggest solar farm


World Economic Forum

Published on Mar 8, 2017

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Solar powered trains will be here sooner you might think


World Economic Forum

Published on Mar 8, 2017

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