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China Boycotts Melbourne Film Festival over Rebiya Kadeer

Chinese film directors will not be showing their works at the Melbourne Film Festival.  The boycott is in retaliation against Festival organiser’s refusal to discard a film about Rebiya Kadeer from its program.  Richard Moore, director of the Melbourne International … Continue reading

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Australian Writers Condemn China’s Censorship Attempt

The Sydney affiliate of International PEN issued a statement to condemn China’s latest attempt to force the organiser of the Melbourne Film Festival to remove The Ten Conditions of Love from its 2009 program.  Sydney PEN also appealed for the … Continue reading

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Ivan is alive!

Based on our most recent clustrmap of our blog’s visitors, we now have reason to hope that Ivan is still alive. We have had three visitors from Russia, and at least one of them is near Novosibirsk, Siberia.   Or perhaps … Continue reading

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