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2013-07-19 12:23:23

The Festival is the most important and renowned nonviolent film festival in the world. This year, it is being dedicated to the promotion of the cause of Organ Donation. BRASOV, Romania, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In the presence of the most socially responsible and prominent journalists of Brasov, the organizers of Brasov International Film Festival & Market (1-11 August) announced the selected films and the members of the Jury of this year's edition. The conference,...

2013-06-13 12:26:20

SATURDAY, AUG. 31 AND SUNDAY, SEPT. 1 AT THE HENRY B. GONZALEZ CONVENTION CENTER IN SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS NEW YORK, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizers for FESTIVAL PEOPLE EN ESPANOL Presented by Target--the multi-faceted celebration of Hispanic entertainment and culture--can now confirm this year's schedule of free, open-to-the-public daytime events that celebrate the best of Latino culture and community. Set for this Labor Day weekend (Saturday, Aug. 31 and Sunday, Sept. 1)...

2013-03-07 08:25:49

Screening to take place at the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival on March 10 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the compelling follow-up to the internationally award-winning documentary, Burzynski, the Movie; Burzynski: Cancer is Serious Business, Part II explores the current status of Antineoplastons' clinical testing sanctioned by the United States Food & Drug Administration -- and features a modern story of the struggling journeys of cancer...

2012-06-15 06:22:24

SARASOTA, Fla., June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The organizers of the Sarasota Blues and Music Festival (#SBMF) proudly announce the much-anticipated artist lineup for the 22nd annual festival on September 29, 2012. This year's festival at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, FL, will feature an unprecedented gathering of blues artists including headliner and two-time Grammy® Award winner Delbert McClinton and supporting acts Royal Southern Brotherhood, Ana Popovic, Curtis...

2012-05-22 10:22:53

NEW YORK, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Festival PEOPLE EN ESPANOL Presented by Target, an event celebrating Hispanic entertainment, culture and community, announces its line up of musical talent performing in San Antonio, Texas, on September 1 - 2. Luis Miguel, the Warner Music artist and five-time GRAMMY Award winner, will headline an evening performance at the Alamodome as part of Festival PEOPLE EN ESPANOL 2012. Additional live concert performances at the two-day Festival PEOPLE EN...

2012-03-01 05:18:00

NEWPORT, R.I., March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Newport Festivals Foundation continues to celebrate the festival's historic past by featuring emerging young artists alongside some of folk music's most venerable names. This year's festival features: My Morning Jacket, Jackson Browne, Conor Oberst, Iron & Wine, Patty Griffin, Guthrie Family Reunion, Dawes, The Head & The Heart, Deer Tick, Punch Brothers, City & Colour, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, The Tallest Man on Earth,...

2011-09-21 09:00:00

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Festival Mozaic has announced its WinterMezzo Series, the well-known summer festival's chamber music series that will take place from October 21-23, 2011, and February 10-12, 2012, at various locations around San Luis Obispo. The WinterMezzo Series brings together exceptional artists from across the country under the direction of the Festival's music director, Scott Yoo. Featured guest artists include mezzo soprano Jacalyn Kreitzer,...

2011-09-05 19:19:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival or Zhongqiu Festival is a popular harvest festival celebrated by the Chinese dating back over 3,000 years. Farmers celebrate the end of the harvesting season on this date and Chinese family members and friends gather to gaze at the bright harvest moon and eat moon cakes. As a homage to this time of year, LA's Chinatown will host the 73rd Annual Harvest Moon Festival on Saturday,...

2011-06-21 00:00:03

This autumn when the aspens are ablaze in fall colors, Telluride will be host to its second annual Photo Festival Sept. 26th to Oct. 2nd. The core of the festival is geared toward pass holding advanced amateur to professional photographers, but there are many events and activities open to the public. Telluride, CO (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 This autumn when the aspens are ablaze in fall colors, Telluride will be host to its second annual Photo Festival Sept. 26th to Oct. 2nd. The core of the...

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2011-04-04 10:40:00

Shortages of Apple's iPad 2 extends from the actual Apple gadget to paper versions that are used to burn for the yearly Qingming Festival in Asia, Reuters reports. Also known as the tomb sweeping festival, Chinese families in Malaysia celebrating the Qingming Festival honor their ancestors by burning fake money or replicas of luxury items such as flashy cars and designer bags. Stemming from Confucian teachings of loyalty to family and tradition, the festivities are widely observed among the...