2010 Third Coast Festival Spotlight
Spotlight: A Lucky Wind
A man visits a star sale, where auctioneers are selling off the cosmos to the highest bidder. The Southern Cross, Orion's Belt, the Big Dipper -- they're all up for grabs.
One man, one motorcycle, 13,843 miles, 89 days, 37 states, 166 interviews. Produced by Aengus Anderson for aengusanderson.com, USA, 2010
Only in the last 60 years or so have people begun to talk openly about sex, but one group is often left out of the discussion. Produced by John Blades for ABC Radio National, Australia, 2010
Downtown Avant Garde
Anne is a 37-year-old mother of two. Her husband Paul is a carpenter. She lives in an ordinary house, in a medium-sized Irish town, about a half-hour drive from Dublin. From the outside, Anne's life couldn't look more normal. Produced by Colette...
Dallas, Pitiless Universe
NASA is figuring out how to take the next great leap into space. The difficulty is, if we leap to Mars, we might not make it back. Produced by Roman Mars for 2010 Third Coast Filmless Festival, USA, 2010
Cognitive Dissonance: Lightning in a Bottle
For nearly a thousand years the Hopi people of Arizona have lived on the same three mesas and for all that time they?ve spoken the Hopi language. But now elders and youth alike say the language is dying. Produced by Brett Myers for Youth Radio, USA,...
The sounds of the city resonate as Hong Kong comes to life through audio mosaic and three voices: a traveler remembers, newscasters rattle off facts and statistics, a young woman recalls a legend from her fading childhood. Produced by Jens Jarisch for...
All in Time
Raising kids is one of life's biggest and most complicated adventures. Sometimes a basic task can present a monumental challenge - especially for new parents. Produced by Jonathan Goldstein, Mira Burt-Wintonick, Cristal Duhaime, and Ryan Knighton for...
A Lucky Wind
A man visits a star sale, where auctioneers are selling off the cosmos to the highest bidder. The Southern Cross, Orion's Belt, the Big Dipper -- they're all up for grabs. Produced by Gretchen Miller for ABC Pool, Australia, 2010
After the Wars: Bill Stenberg
Bill Stenberg says he was just ?standing on the corner with a friend, the way guys do? when he decided to enlist in the military. Produced by Ben Calhoun for WBEZ, Chicago, USA, 2010
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