KBOO Audio Archives

Portland International Film Festival Reviews

Categories:
program: 
Radiozine
program date: 
Mon, 02/11/2008

Members of the Northwest Film Center's Silver Screen Club review more than 20 films in the 2008 Portland International Film Festival, running through February 24th.

58:35 minutes (26.82 MB)

Films About WWII Japanese Internment

Categories:
program date: 
Sun, 02/10/2008

 The director of two films about the interment of Japanese-Americans in the 1940s talks with Jan Haaken.  He is John Esaki, and the films are  "Stand Up For Justice", a drama  about a man who accompanies  his Japanese-American friends  to the camp; and "From 9066 to 9/11," a  documentary  that compares President Roosevelt's  executive  order  9066 authorizing the internments to US treatment of  Arab Americans and  residents  after  9/11.  They are both being shown at Willamette University for a Day of Remembrance  on Monday, February 18.

6:54 minutes (3.16 MB)

Move Moles: "The Orphanage"

Categories:
program date: 
Sun, 02/10/2008

 Movie Moles Denise Morris and Frann Michel review "The Orphanage, " the story of a woman, an orphan herself, who opens an orphanage.  The review compares this film with others from the same producer, "Pan's Labrynth" and "The Devil's Backbone." 

11:19 minutes (5.18 MB)

"Moving To the Beat"

Categories:
program date: 
Sun, 02/10/2008

 The Old Mole's Jan Haaken interviews Abdul Fofana about the documentary film about Hip Hop, "Moving to the Beat."  The film makes connections between Africans and African Americans as it shows the journey of an American Hip Hop group to Sierra Leone.  The film is showing at the Cascade Festival of African Films.

 

6:03 minutes (2.77 MB)

Obamamania?

Categories:
program date: 
Sun, 02/10/2008

Bill Resnick talks with JoAnne Wypijewski,  a writer for The Nation, Counterpunch, and many other publications, about the high interest in the Democratic primaries and what it might mean for progressive politics.  

 

15:22 minutes (7.04 MB)

Monsanto Attempts Sugar Beet Takeover

Categories:

KBOO's locally produced environmental series. This edition: Planting Monsanto's genetically engineered sugar beet seeds in the Willamette Valley has organic farmers, environmental activists, and consumers worried.

3:24 minutes (3.12 MB)

China, Dissent, Human Rights & the Olympics

program date: 
Tue, 02/12/2008

Sophie Richardson, Asia Advocacy Director at Human Rights Watch talks about crackdowns on dissent in China prior to the August Olympics in Beijing.

28:11 minutes (9.68 MB)

0212 am 'Get This' news

Categories:
program date: 
Mon, 02/11/2008

 

Get This:  Bipolar?  Alcoholic? Paranoid?  Homicidal?  Next stop, Iraq, Soldier…

Chris Andreae

02/12/08

 

7:24 minutes (6.78 MB)

MLK Day: Sisters of the Road's Civic Action Group and North Carolina Sanitation Worker at the U.S. Social Forum

Categories:
program: 
Labor Radio
program date: 
Sun, 01/20/2008

 

Patrick Nolen and Julio Vasquez, Sisters of the Road Civic Action Group

North Carolina sanitation worker, U.S. Social Forum

28:21 minutes (11.36 MB)

New York Taxi Workers' Alliance and Portland Public Schools Workers' Contract Struggle

Categories:
program: 
Labor Radio
program date: 
Fri, 11/16/2007

Bhairavi Desai, New York Taxi Workers’ Alliance
Kevin Pest, Portland Public Schools Custodian, SEIU Local 503

52:37 minutes (21.08 MB)

 

Copyright © 2012 KBOO Community Radio | Community Guidelines | Website Illustration & Design by: KMF ILLUSTRATION