Justice Brandeis - So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year?
[ Being Cannes Festival Film Held Where Year]
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Gilbert Murray - Now, there are so many movies, so many festivals, and so many awards going on, each judged with each other, like your work is worse than others and that's not fair. How can you tell what's best and what's worst from these awards? We're talking about art.
[ Art Awards Best Each Fair Festivals Going How Judged Many Movies Now Other Others Talking Tell Than These Work Worse Worst Your]
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Kevin Richardson - There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world.
[ Adult Children Demand Festival Funny Halloween Infernal Nothing Rather Reflects Revenge Sarcastic World]
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Alfre Woodard - Sabbath - a weekly festival having its origin in the fact that God made the world in six days and was arrested on the seventh.
[ Arrested Days Fact Festival God Having Made Origin Sabbath Seventh Six Weekly World]
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- Football is a fertility festival. Eleven sperm trying to get into the egg. I feel sorry for the goalkeeper.
[ Egg Eleven Feel Fertility Festival Football Get Goalkeeper Into Sorry Sperm Trying]
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- What they did was to make a pilot and it may well go to series at the next festival but I don't have any news on that. It's already been on Paramount actually, but as it's on Paramount it'll probably be on several more times... hopefully.
[ Actually Already Any Been Did Festival Go Hopefully Make May More News Next Paramount Pilot Probably Series Several Times Well]
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- The academic area of new music or modern music festivals is not something which attracts me at all.
[ Academic Area Attracts Festivals Modern Music New Something Which]
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- I sang in a rock band when I was training as a lawyer. You know, not professional, we just did it for fun. We just did gigs all over Edinburgh and some in Glasgow and some at festivals.
[ Band Did Edinburgh Festivals Fun Gigs Glasgow Just Know Lawyer Over Professional Rock Sang Some Training]
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- I went to the Tokyo Film Festival in Japan because I love Japanese cinema.
[ Because Cinema Festival Film Japan Japanese Love Tokyo Went]
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- What I see for the band by the end of this year is the Complex live at the Montreux Jazz Festival. I want my guys to be comfortable. I'm certainly not in this for the money, but I'd really like to see my guys make some money off of this stuff.
[ Band Certainly Comfortable Complex End Festival Guys Jazz Live Make Money Off Really See Some Stuff Want Year]
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- It was 1988, I believe, that I met Grit. We were both appearing in a Canadian Folk Festival and as we sat backstage he handed me his guitar. I played it, loved it, and then found out that he'd made it himself.
[ Appearing Backstage Believe Both Canadian Festival Folk Found Grit Guitar Handed Himself His Loved Made Met Out Played Sat Then Were]
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- That was very close to getting killed. Usually at pop festivals we have people jumping on stage.
[ Close Festivals Getting Jumping Killed Pop Stage Usually Very]
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- You have to face the fact that I have no reputation as a composer; I have my reputation as a songwriter and a performer-and that opportunity came this summer, when I was invited to perform at the Lincoln Centre festival in New York... three nights.
[ Came Centre Composer Face Fact Festival Invited Lincoln New Nights Opportunity Perform Reputation Songwriter Summer Three York]
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- I suppose my little Martin acoustic guitar is quickly becoming a prize possession. It's a lovely guitar. I bought it at the Cambridge Folk Festival in 2001 before I had cleaned up.
[ Acoustic Becoming Before Bought Cambridge Cleaned Festival Folk Guitar Had Little Lovely Martin Possession Prize Quickly Suppose Up]
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- And what makes me happy now has changed as well... Its one thing to play in a bar or at a biker festival, and hear a guy who's been drinking beer all day come up and tell you how good you are. For a long time in your life that will make you happy.
[ Bar Been Beer Changed Come Day Drinking Festival Good Guy Happy Hear How Life Long Make Makes Now Play Tell Thing Time Up Well Will Your]
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- I have an Italian comedy at the Venice Film Festival.
[ Comedy Festival Film Italian Venice]
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- I remember in 1968 when we were in Cannes, in the festival, and we were supposed to be there 10 days, and the second day the festival collapsed because the French, you know, film-makers raised the red flag in the festival and ended the festival.
[ Because Cannes Collapsed Day Days Ended Festival Film-Makers Flag French Know Raised Red Remember Second Supposed Were]
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- I had lived in Fukuoka during the mid 1990s, and I was a volunteer with the Fukuoka Asian Film Festival.
[ Asian During Festival Film Had Lived Mid Volunteer]
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- I performed in Sydney some years ago for the Sydney Festival and I am just so pleased to be returning to the wonderful Sydney Opera House and also performing in Melbourne for the first time.
[ Ago Also Am Festival First House Just Melbourne Opera Performed Performing Pleased Returning Some Sydney Time Wonderful Years]
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- If we get a few solid festival shows then I will have no problem booking the lads for as many quality club shows around them to make a nice tour come together.
[ Around Booking Club Come Festival Few Get Lads Make Many Nice Problem Quality Shows Solid Them Then Together Tour Will]
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- The economic picture in the States today doesn't allow for jazz concerts in a tour fashion. People now are too used to the Festival, which gives them more names for the same price.
[ Allow Concerts Economic Fashion Festival Gives Jazz More Names Now Picture Price Same States Them Today Too Tour Used Which]
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- We have different personalities, but in a harmonious way, I'd say. Anyway, we were booked to play at the festival as a duo; and we decided we wouldn't have any rehearsal.
[ Any Anyway Booked Decided Different Duo Festival Harmonious Personalities Play Rehearsal Say Way Were]
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- Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.
[ Festival Oppressed Revolution]
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- The surest guide to the correctness of the path that women take is joy in the struggle. Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.
[ Correctness Festival Guide Joy Oppressed Path Revolution Struggle Surest Take Women]
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- Then when I got to Hollywood, the first musical I did was Festival in 1977.
[ Did Festival First Got Hollywood Musical Then]
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- There has never been a female director who has won an Oscar. There has only been one woman who won at the Cannes Film Festival.
[ Been Cannes Director Female Festival Film Never Only Oscar Woman Won]
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- I think people expect mud at festivals, I think you'd be asking for your money back if you didn't get it.
[ Asking Back Expect Festivals Get Money Mud Think Your]
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- In fact, Moon came on tour with us for a bit just before a big festival in Brighton, I think.
[ Before Big Bit Brighton Came Fact Festival Just Moon Think Tour Us]
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- In fact, since no one's been interested in my work, I took the responsibility recently to invest in my own work, so I'm producing a concert that was done at the Vision Festival in May.
[ Been Concert Done Fact Festival Interested Invest May Own Producing Recently Responsibility Since Took Vision Work]
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- The Vision Festival was packed every night, always has been for the four years it's been happening.
[ Always Been Every Festival Four Happening Night Packed Vision Years]
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- You know, Equal Interest played at the Bell Atlantic Jazz Festival Awards and not one musician from that category was even thought of. Even thought of! The idea, that here's this vital energy, and that element doesn't even know it exists!
[ Atlantic Awards Bell Category Element Energy Equal Even Exists Festival Here Idea Interest Jazz Know Musician Played Thought Vital]
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- Teller and I worked Renaissance Festivals and street performing - actually more real, no kidding around, Philadelphia street performing than we did Renaissance Festivals.
[ Actually Around Did Festivals Kidding More Performing Philadelphia Real Renaissance Street Teller Than Worked]
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- When we finally got to play that and we had a great show there, well I can tell it was pretty awesome. Y'know, we probably did bigger festivals since then; we probably headlined bigger festivals since then, but I will always remember that.
[ Always Awesome Bigger Did Festivals Finally Got Great Had Know Play Pretty Probably Remember Show Since Tell Then Well Will]
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- We also did something called the Texas Peace Festival, which was actually a better gig both musically, and in the way it was organised.
[ Actually Also Better Both Called Did Festival Gig Musically Organised Peace Something Texas Way Which]
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- Workers, comrades, and you, women of the people, let not this festival of May, the second during the war, pass without protest against the Imperialist Slaughter.
[ Against Comrades During Festival Imperialist May Pass Protest Second Slaughter War Without Women Workers]
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- But an innovation, to grow organically from within, has to be based on an intact tradition, so our idea is to bring together musicians who represent all these traditions, in workshops, festivals, and concerts, to see how we can connect with each other in music.
[ Based Bring Concerts Connect Each Festivals Grow How Idea Innovation Intact Music Musicians Organically Other Our Represent See These Together Tradition Traditions Within Workshops]
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- In starting to learn about film festivals and what were good ones - 'cause there are five billion of them - it was just a really good East Coast festival. And I thought this little movie was an East Coast film.
[ Billion Cause Coast East Festival Festivals Film Five Good Just Learn Little Movie Ones Really Starting Them Thought Were]
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- Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.
[ Acquaintances After Any Bluegrass Brought Festivals Friends Made Meet More Music Renew Than Together World Year]
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- We're playing all these weird festivals, usually outdoors.
[ Festivals Outdoors Playing These Usually Weird]
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- Well I was on the jury duty on the Deauville Film Festival, a few years ago.
[ Ago Duty Festival Few Film Jury Well Years]
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- I'm about to go to Sundance for my 3rd year, and Sundance has never felt like a real independent festival at all. On the other hand, it might to start feel that way.
[ Feel Felt Festival Go Hand Independent Might Never Other Real Start Sundance Way Year]
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- Doing that, then doing a lot of theater, which I love. Doing guest stars, did two independent films that are going around to all these festivals. Both of them are going to be at the Lake Tahoe Film Festival.
[ Around Both Did Doing Festival Festivals Film Films Going Guest Independent Lake Lot Love Stars Theater Them Then These Two Which]
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- I started graduate school in 1971, I started working at the Smithsonian in the festival in 1972. I went full-time at the Smithsonian in 1974. And I got my doctorate in 1975.
[ Doctorate Festival Full-Time Got Graduate School Smithsonian Started Went Working]
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- The first job I had with the Smithsonian was as a field researcher among African American communities in Southwest Louisiana and Arkansas for the festival.
[ African American Among Arkansas Communities Festival Field First Had Job Louisiana Researcher Smithsonian Southwest]
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- The Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife, actually, was an effort to put something on the mall in Washington so American tourists could walk through America, and in their minds everything on the mall would be American.
[ Actually America American Could Effort Everything Festival Mall Minds Put Smithsonian Something Their Through Tourists Walk Washington Would]
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- Once the festival achieved a certain level of notoriety, then people began to come here with agendas that were not the same as ours. We can't do anything about that. We can't control that.
[ Achieved Agendas Anything Began Certain Come Control Festival Here Level Notoriety Once Ours Same Then Were]
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- There is nothing I can do about this stuff and I am pretty well ok with the fact that I think Sundance is not going to be stopped by it, because he Festival is itself now, and doesn't need me out there to talk about it like I did years ago.
[ Ago Am Because Did Fact Festival Going Itself Need Nothing Now Ok Out Pretty Stopped Stuff Sundance Talk Think Well Years]
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- We program the festival, after 20 years, exactly the way we did on the first day.
[ After Day Did Exactly Festival First Program Way Years]
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- The whole aspect of cinema and film festivals should be a moment to come together and celebrate art and humanity. It would be a shame if there was such a divide.
[ Art Aspect Celebrate Cinema Come Divide Festivals Film Humanity Moment Shame Should Such Together Whole Would]
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- But I really felt that, something about the lights going down, and the sense of community. I saw this movie at one festival, and there were 1700 people.
[ Community Down Felt Festival Going Lights Movie Really Saw Sense Something Were]
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- Ever since I've left, I've been doing nothing but this film and traveling, promoting and doing festivals. So the good thing is that I'm not sitting around pining over whether I made the right choice in leaving. I'm moving and grooving.
[ Around Been Choice Doing Ever Festivals Film Good Grooving Leaving Left Made Moving Nothing Over Pining Promoting Right Since Sitting Thing Traveling Whether]
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- The Royal Festival Hall in London is nice; people hang out there. I think this inviting, non-exclusive character is very important.
[ Character Festival Hall Hang Important Inviting London Nice Out Royal Think Very]
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- I have a second bedroom I don't use. I'm going to start the Second Bedroom Film Festival. You're all invited.
[ Bedroom Festival Film Going Invited Second Start Use]
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- I'll never forget the first screening at the Berlin Film Festival. As soon as the film ended there was an outbreak of booing, which made us look at each other with some surprise.
[ Berlin Booing Each Ended Festival Film First Forget Look Made Never Other Outbreak Screening Some Soon Surprise Us Which]
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- Well I went to New Orleans to cover the jazz festival for Trio, it's this new arts channel, it's really great.
[ Arts Channel Cover Festival Great Jazz New Orleans Really Trio Well Went]
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- For every rockabilly festival staged here, there are 10 held overseas.
[ Every Festival Held Here Overseas Rockabilly Staged]
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- Jerusalem is a festival and a lamentation. Its song is a sigh across the ages, a delicate, robust, mournful psalm at the great junction of spiritual cultures.
[ Across Ages Cultures Delicate Festival Great Jerusalem Junction Lamentation Mournful Robust Sigh Song Spiritual]
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- Tyrone, I think they're taking to festivals. I don't know which festivals it will be at. It's like a buddy picture. It's a couple of guys driving across the country and they get to a small town and they hit a guy. The guy turns out to be a drug smuggler.
[ Across Buddy Country Couple Driving Festivals Get Guy Guys Hit Know Out Picture Small Taking Think Town Turns Which Will]
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- Occasionally, when I run into a great bass backstage at a festival I'll play a few notes on the low E string, just to feel the instrument vibrate against my belly.
[ Against Backstage Bass Belly Feel Festival Few Great Instrument Into Just Low Notes Occasionally Play Run String Vibrate]
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- I think I first realized I wanted to be in country music and be an artist when I was 10. And I started dragging my parents to festivals, and fairs, and karaoke contests, and I did that for about a year before I came to Nashville for the first time. I was 11 and I had this demo CD of me singing Dixie Chicks and Leanne Rimes songs.
[ Artist Before Came Cd Chicks Contests Country Demo Did Dragging Fairs Festivals First Had Music Nashville Parents Realized Singing Songs Started Think Time Wanted Year]
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- It's hard to get that real good feeling about festivals sometimes.
[ Feeling Festivals Get Good Hard Real Sometimes]
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- Now I'm doing a film festival for kids and writing a script about a kidnapped journalist in Afghanistan.
[ Afghanistan Doing Festival Film Journalist Kidnapped Kids Now Script Writing]
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- I got nominated for my second film as best young director in the Aikido Film Festival in Japan.
[ Best Director Festival Film Got Japan Nominated Second Young]
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- Still, as much as I wish Ballistic Kiss could be a better film, the recognition it gained from critics and at festivals speaks for itself.
[ Ballistic Better Could Critics Festivals Film Gained Itself Kiss Much Recognition Speaks Still Wish]
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