Tag: screening

Raving Iran’s Blade & Beard Touch Down In Amsterdam For Exclusive Film Screening & Label Launch Event

The two protagonists of Internationally acclaimed documentary ‘Raving Iran’ are finally coming to Amsterdam for a special screening, Q&A, and nightclub event. Happening on 8 July at the Dutch Capital’s Undercurrent, the duo of Blade & Beard are set launch their Futurist imprint with their first release. All this comes after extensively touring Europe before, during, and after ‘Raving Iran’ film festival run (which included the likes of Amsterdam’s IDFA and Copenhagen’s CPH:DOX). See also: [Interview] Raving Iran And The Politics Of Censorship On the evening, the film will be screened, which will be followed by a very special Q&A ... Read more

In The US, Festivals Are Going To Feel More Like Airports

Live Nation, the evil corporate empire behind some (most) of the US biggest events,has teamed up with a company known for facilitating airport security checks in an attempt to further control attendees. IdentoGo, the company that provides the necessary tools to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), will also provide the tools to Live Nation for a festival and event pre check program. Simply enough, one can pay $85 for a 5 year membership, prove your US citizenship, go through the Live Nation security pre screening and, once at the venue, can expedite entry through special entrance gates without removing articles ... Read more