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2007 TCF Winners - Third Coast Festival

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Award winning documentaries from the 2007 Third Coast International Audio Festival.

Award winning documentaries from the 2007 Third Coast International Audio Festival.
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Location:

Chicago, IL

Description:

Award winning documentaries from the 2007 Third Coast International Audio Festival.

Language:

English

Contact:

Third Coast Festival Navy Pier 848 East Grand Chicago, Illinois 60611-3509 312-948-4682


Episodes

The Search for Edna Lavilla

11/4/2007
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In 1942, Edna Lavilla Haynes died from a backyard abortion. After her death Edna was never mentioned again. Produced by Eurydice Aroney and Sharon Davis for Radio Eye, Australia, 2007

Duration: 00:51:28


The Ground We Lived On

11/4/2007
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The Ground We Lived On documents the loving relationship between journalist Adrian Nicole LeBlanc and her father, Adrian Leon LeBlanc, in the last months of his life. Produced by Sarah Kramer for All Things Considered, USA, 2007

Duration: 00:11:33


The Dead Can't Do You Nothin

11/4/2007
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Producer Katie Mingle narrates her quest to find ghosts in a "pauper's graveyard" in New Orleans. Produced by Katie Mingle for Center for Documentary Studies, USA, 2007

Duration: 00:10:52


Grandpa

11/4/2007
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How do we deal with dying? Most of us look away, but in the case of the Zagar family, they look closer. Produced by Lu Olkowski for Radiolab, USA, 2007

Duration: 00:10:01


Don't Hang Up 2: Nightlines

11/4/2007
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Would you pick up a ringing payphone and share your life with a complete stranger? Alan Dein hopes so. Produced by Mark Burman and Alan Dein for BBC Radio 4, UK, 2007

Duration: 00:02:57


Before the War It Was the War

11/4/2007
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In the 2006 conflict between Hezbollah and the state of Israel, one man took it upon himself to "resist with his pen," to bear witness for his people and bring the world, in his words, "the real news from Beirut.? Produced by Anna Burns for Street Stories, ABC, Australia, 2007

Duration: 00:28:42


American Icons: The Great Gatsby

11/4/2007
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F. Scott Fitzgerald?s tale of old money, new money, drinking, and adultery - a thin little book that critics panned - is still the best novel about the American Dream and its discontents. Produced by Emily Botein for Studio 360, USA, 2007

Duration: 00:51:57


A Fragile Son

11/4/2007
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Surjit Sachdev grew up in a conservative family in India. Surjit?s father was an engineer, and he?s an engineer, but the family tradition ended when Surjit's son was born with a severe mental disability. Produced by Carma Jolly and Surjit Sachdev for Outfront, Canada, 2007

Duration: 00:14:00


2007 TC Audio Luminary: Peter Leonhard Braun

11/4/2007
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The Third Coast Audio Luminary Award is presented annually to an individual who is greatly admired for his or her significant and ongoing contributions to the field of radio. Hats off to the 2007 Audio Luminary - widely esteemed producer, teacher, and mentor Peter Leonhard Braun. Produced by Peter Leonhard Braun for TCF, Germany, 2007

Duration: 00:50:56