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Tony and Shirin

FilmFest DC – The 28th Annual Washington D.C. International Film Festival

Monday, April 7th, 2014
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On April 4, 2014, Tony Gittens Director of DC FilmFest and Deputy Director Shirin Ghareeb (above) hosted a luncheon at Darlington House in Dupont Circle

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Hope in the Hands Of an Unlikely Duo
On NBC’s Sci-Fi Drama Believe

Sunday, April 6th, 2014
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She’s a special child, the TV version of Carrie; her telekinetic powers allow her to control nature, toss around a New York city taxi, even

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Camp David – Habemus pacem – We have peace

Saturday, April 5th, 2014
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The images projected on the screen show familiar scenes of religious division and violence in the Middle East. We see minarets rising above a mosque

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Aladdin-Show-Fun; Genie-Faaaaabulous

Friday, April 4th, 2014
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Welcome to Agrabah* “with more glitz and glam than any other fictional city in the world…Come for the humus, stay for the floor show…” So,

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
America’s Greatest Hero In Today’s Surveillance State

Friday, April 4th, 2014
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“This isn’t freedom – it’s fear.” So says Steve Rodgers, aka Captain America, the Greatest Soldier in History, and, in Captain America: The Winter Soldier,

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Hamlet

Synetic Theater Celebrates 450th Anniversary of the Bard
With Signature Cocktails and its Signature Hamlet

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, Synetic Theater in Arlington hosted a pre-show cocktail party at 7 p.m. before the showing of Hamlet. An open bar

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Environmental Film Festival: A Wealth of Knowledge

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Rain casted a somber tone over the last day of the Environmental Film Festival; yet, attendees were enthusiastic to see the 20 films shown throughout

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Brief Encounter Blows Us Away…

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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Every once in a while a play comes along that you truly enjoy, that taps into a range of emotions from sadness to happiness, to

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