Intercultural Couples Wanted for TV Production

Collaborative OpportunitiesCID has been asked to share the following flyer. There is no specific deadline, but this is being posted August 20, 2018.

Intercultural Couples Wanted

Visiting Researcher Stipend

UCLA Film & Television Archive
UCLA Film & Television Archive is pleased to announce a Visiting Researcher Stipend for 2011. One stipend in the amount of $3,000 is available this year. The purpose of the stipend is to:
– Support the work of scholars by awarding funding to offset expenses associated with a research visit to the UCLA Film & Television Archive.
– Encourage research access to moving image collections held by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. Applications are open to current university/college students, faculty, and staff from all disciplines.

Application materials must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2011. Made possible by a grant from the Myra Reinhard Family Foundation.

About the Archive’s Collections: UCLA Film & Television Archive holds over 250,000 films and television programs produced from the 1890s to the present. The collection includes independent and studio-produced shorts and feature films, advertising and industrial films, documentaries, local and network TV programming, commercials, news and public affairs broadcasts, and 27 million feet of newsreels produced between 1919 and 1971.

Mark Quigley
Archive Research & Study Center
UCLA Film & Television Archive
310.206.5392 [fax]

Intercultural Dialogue and Television

“On November 24, 25 and 26, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, in collaboration with the Chile’s Consejo Nacional de Television (CNTV) and the Universal Forum of Cultures 2010 of Valparaiso, organized a series of panel discussions focusing on “Television and Intercultural Dialogue.”

The opening ceremony was presided by the Mayor of Valparaiso, Honorable Mr. Jorge Castro and CNTV’s President, Mr. Herman Chadwick. Participants from Chile, Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Spain, South Africa, USA, Canada, Korea and UNESCO presented educational television programs from their respective countries and organizations where the emphasis is the creative use of television as a platform for addressing complex intercultural topics. Successful TV programming examples, such as the ones produced by South Korea’s Educational Broadcasting System; Argentina’s Ministry of Education Canal Encuentro; Mexico’s TV Educativa; South Africa Public Broadcaster; and Chile’s Novasur, were presented and discussed by an active and engaged audience. The closing ceremony of the 3-day seminar included the presentation of the PLURAL + 2010 Foundation Universal Forum of Cultures Award for the video “Mr. President”, produced by Press Pass TV of Boston, USA.”

For more information, see the conference website.

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