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Fourth World War showing in Morgantown
by daniil Kharms Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005 at 7:09 AM

Big Noise Films Fourth World War to Screen in Morgantown

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Thursday March 3, 2005

Film: The Fourth World War

2 shows: 7 & 9 PM

$3. admission

Rosewood Theater and Cafe,

218 Walnut St., Morgantown, West Virginia

Presented by the Emiliano Zapata Film Club

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'The Fourth World War' is a stunning, controversial, partisan and very
passionate movie about the global struggles for social and economic
justice; from Argentina to Quebec to Mexico to Italy; from Palestine to
South Africa to South Korea. The filmmakers are very open about their
being a part of these movements. It is also about the endless war
promised by the most powerful governments in the world today. This
movie exposes subjects that aren't covered well, or at all, in
mainstream media and entertainment. This film will not be showing at
your local movie house in Morgantown.

The Emiliano Zapata Film Club was formerly called the Radical Film
Night club. We have been hosting movies since around '98-'99. We've
shown movies at 123 Pleasant St., the Morgantown Public Library, and
in private home parties. Most films we choose are documentaries with
a radical or progressive viewpoint. We've shown movies like 'Land and
Freedom,' 'Incident At Oglala,' 'Zapatista Women', etc. We've shown
news shorts from the many Independent Media Centers around
the planet. People from the Club will be on hand on March 3rd and
people are welcome to discuss their impressions and feelings about
the movie after the film showing.

Rosewood Theater website:
http://www.rosewoodtheatre.com/
[More info. on 4WW below from Big Noise Films' website.]
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http://www.bignoisefilms.com/home.htm

Big Noise Tactical is a not-for-profit, all-volunteer collective of
media-makers around the world, dedicated to circulating beautiful,
passionate, revolutionary images.

We are not filmmakers producing and distributing our work. We are
rebels, crystallizating radical community and weaving a network of skin
and images, of dreams and bone, of solidarity and connection against
the isolation, alienation and cynicism of capitalist decomposition.

We are tactical because our media is a part of movements, imbedded
in a history of struggle. Tactical because we are provisional, plural,
polyvocal. Tactical because it would be the worst kind of arrogance to
believe that our media had some ahistorical power to change the world
- its only life is inside of movements - and they will hang our images on
the walls of their banks if our movements do not tear their banks down.

Contact us on the ground at:
Big Noise Tactical Media
P.O. Box 72
New York, NY 10013
noise@bignoisetactical.org

[...]

In 2004, against a war that shatters and divides, join a global web of
images and dreams, of blood and bone, of men and women who will
stop this war.

Big Noise Films invites you to join the worldwide network of
screenings/organizing events around The Fourth World War - a
powerful, passionate new film that weaves together the stories of
movements and communities on the ground in Chiapas, Argentina,
South Africa, Palestine, South Korea, Iraq, New York, Quebec City and
Genova.

After 7 years as part of a growing underground distribution network, it is
time to take the struggle downtown and take our films out of the
warehouses and into the theaters. Activists and movements around the
world are planning theatrical runs, parties and organizing events
around the Fourth World War beginning in February.

Help bring the film to your community:

Films like this will never be carried on the shelves of Blockbuster,
images like these will never be seen on FOX or CNN, stories like these
will never be told in SONY multiplexes. We do not have a media
machine behind us, but we have something much more powerful - we
have a movement and that movement is you.

Check our screening guidelines to help bring the film home to your
community.

[...]

Audience Award - San Francisco Indiefest
Jurors' Gold Prize - Big Muddy Film Festival
Best Feature Documentary - Doc Side
1st Place for Documentaries - CineFestival
1st Place for Documentaries- NEXTFRAME
Best of Festival - Latin American Studies Association Festival
Special Merit Award - Super 8 and Digital Film Festival
Overall Production Excellence - Women in Film
Best of Festival - Smithsonian Latino Film Series
Best Latino Documentary- Deep Ellum Film Festival
Best Documentary - Dahlonega Film Festival

Official Selection:

Rotterdam International
IDFA - Amsterdam
London Latino
MIT Digital Media Festival
D.FILM
CineAccion
BERLINBETA
Lost Film Festival
Dallas Video Fest
Bogota Indie Media Symposium
Chicago Latino
New York Latino

Flaherty Film Festival
Santa Barbara International
Human Rights Watch Film Fest
Cork International
Korean Labor Film Festival
Margaret Mead Film Festival
Gijon Festival of World Cinema
New York Underground
Amnesty International Film Fest
Maine International
Vermont International
DocLands, Dublin
L'Alternativa, Barcelona

Athens International
Austin Film Fest
VISTAS
Grass Roots Media Fest
Black Panther Film Fest
Festival of Resistence
Mottovun Film Fest
One World Film Festival
Black Maria
Seattle Underground
Hazel Wolfe
OVNI, Barcelona
Heartlannd Feminist Film Festival

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