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· February, 2006

Stories about Film from February, 2006

This week in Israel: election campaigns, a kidnapping in France and more

Israel is now six weeks before general elections, and the campaigning is starting to heat up. Shai Tsur of Shaister has a concise and intelligent roundup of the campaign platforms...

Jamaica: Say no to Brokeback

Mongolia: Japan's Chingis Khan Craze

Mexico, Brazil: Showing of Brazilian Documentary on Bloggers

Chile: French Indie Musicians Visit

Cuba: Cinema since 1900

Singapore: Short Film Fest

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Grbavica

India: Bollywood Bridges

Bahrain: another eventful week in review

an eventful week in Bahrain.. but we've ALMOST moved away from "the cartoons"...

All Quiet on The Chinese Front

The topic of Internet and press censorship in China continued to draw heated debate after the US congressional hearing on this issue last week. Rebecca MacKinnon wrote a comprehensive review...

Croatia: Women in Turbofolk Documentary

Guatemala's Gay Porn Uproar

Commenting on the political uproar which has followed the shooting of a series of homosexual pornographic films in Antigua, Guatemala, El Blog Diablogico writes from the colonial city: It's not...

Russia: Film Industry Revival

Palestine: Ali Suliman in the Hot Zone

The Famous Director Goes to Court

Hungarian Election: the Lesser Embarrassment

‘Singing Revolution’ in Estonia

This Week in Palestinian Blogs: Palestine Now

Via The Black Iris, Naseem Tarawnah blogs the latest news of the first Palestinian movie to ever be nominated for an Oscars right after winning the Golden Globe: Paradise Now....

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