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O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921

By: Joshua Hutchinson

...orld Public Library.org PRIZE STORIES OF 1921 Title: O. HENRY MEMORIAL AWARD PRIZE STORIES OF 1921 Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...... ... Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 Table of Contents O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 ............................................ ...a”; in 1920 it was Maxwell Struthers Hurt's “Each in His Generation.” Second winners were: 1919, Wilbur Daniel Steele's “For They Know Not What They D... ...ore. He was to visit the largest moving−picture theatres and report the best films on his return. She made sure that Egg had her written list of lesse... ...r seventh stop at the moving−picture theatre. The posters of the new feature film looked dull. The heavily typed list of the current−events weekly too... ...on. This seemed most unreal. The gray hall wavered like a flashing view in a film. “The barn'd be a fitter place for me, daughter. I've been a——” “Tha... ... us out—or in.” Aldobrandini, the Italian inventor, was playing cards with a German engineer. He lost the game to his opponent, and turning about in h... ...ught I was the ugliest man in the world. I know better... D'you suppose he's German, or Lombardian? His hands are warm. He must have been alive when t...

...of the Society of Arts and Sciences. The Society promptly approved the plan and appropriated the sum necessary to inaugurate its work and to make the award....

...Table of Contents: O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921, 1 -- Various, 1 -- FOUNDER OF THE O. HENRY MEMORIAL COMMITTEE, 1 -- Introduction, 2 -- THE HEART OF LITTLE SHIKARA, 11 -- THE MAN WHO CURSED THE LILIES, 27 -- THE URGE, 37 -- MUMMERY, 50 -- THE VI...

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List of Tajik European Film Award winners and nominees

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...This is a list of Tajik European Film Award winners and nominees. This list details the performances of Taji... ...This is a list of Tajik European Film Award winners and nominees. This list details the performances of Tajik act... ...minees. This list details the performances of Tajik actors, actresses, and films that have either been submitted or nominated for, or have won, a Euro... ... that have either been submitted or nominated for, or have won, a European Film Award. Contents ... ... have either been submitted or nominated for, or have won, a European Film Award. Contents ... ... 1 Main categories 2 Honorary awards 3 Selection ... ... Nominated Russian-German-Swiss-Japanese-Tajik coproduction ... ...eorgian German G... ... Nominated Russian-German-Swiss-Japanese-Tajik coproduction ...

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National Heritage Fellowships

.........................................1 NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWS (by year awards given) 1982 ........................................................... ..........................................................50 Bess Lomax Hawes Award ..........................53 State List of National Heritage Fellows... ...scribed above is that they were preparing for these journeys to attend the award ceremonies in W ashington, DC, during that uncertain period the week ... ...rking to collect the music of the Spiritual Singers Society . Lomax made a film of the group, in which Jones began to share the stories and songs of s... ...p of other singers to form The Georgia Sea Island Singers, whom Alan Lomax filmed. Jones co-wrote a book with Bess Lomax Hawes, Step It Down, in 1972 ... ...y that gave his sound a treble, staccato quality in marked contrast to the Germanic style of playing, which relied heavily on left- hand accompaniment... ...l Flatley Irish-American Stepdancer Palos Park, IL Sister Rosalia Haberl * German-American Bobbin Lacemaker Hankinson, ND John Dee Holeman African-Ame... ... CA Richard Avedis Hagopian Armenian Oud Player Visalia, CA Christy Hengel German-American Concertina Maker New Ulm, MN Vanessa Paukeigope Jennings Ki... ...o—Como Su Ritmo No Hay Dos (Cachao—Like His Rhythm There Is No Other). The film focused primarily on the July 1992 “Cachao Mambo & Descarga” concert i...

...Table of Contents: NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWS -- (by year awards given) -- 1982, 4 -- 1983, 8 -- 1984, 12 -- 1985, 16 -- 1986, 18 -- 1987, 20 -- 1988, 22 -- 1989, 24 -- 1990, 26 -- 1991, 28 -- 1992, 30 -- 1993, 32 -- 1994, 34 -- 1995, 36 -- 1996, 38 -- 1997, 40 -- 1998, 42 -- 1999, ...

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List of Polish European Film Award winners and nominees

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... This is a list of Polish European Film Award winners and nominees. This list details the perfor... ... This is a list of Polish European Film Award winners and nominees. This list details the performance... ...inners and nominees. This list details the performances of Polish actors, actresses, and films that have either been submitted or nominated for, or ha... ...ses, and films that have either been submitted or nominated for, or have won, a European Film Award. Content... ...and films that have either been submitted or nominated for, or have won, a European Film Award. Contents ... ... 1 Main categories 2 Honorary awards 3 Selection ... ...ki Nominated French-Polish-German-British coproduction ... ...Szumowska Nominated Polish-German coproduction ... ...vortsevoy Nominated Kazakh-German-Italian-Russian-Polish-Swiss coproduction ...

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The Jewel City

By: Ben Macomber

...t the chapter entitled "The Palace of Fine Arts and its Exhibit, with the Awards," supplies such an account of the plan of the galleries and of the ... ... as will furnish a clear and helpful guide to this great collection. The awards of the Fine Arts juries, just announced, have been incorporated in ... ...ace of Machinery XII. The Palace of Fine Arts and its Exhibit, with the Awards XIII. The Exposition Illuminated XIV. Music at the Exposition ... ...y might have been expected to do; rather they spread the light in a soft film about the Tower. (p. 135.) From close at hand, the arch and its fla... ...ill Do It--Would That I Might Live to See it But I Shall Not.--Goethe, Germany. (e) Small panel at right of center: The Universe--An I... ...ct on this exhibition. While it prevented some countries, like Russia and Germany, from sending their paintings and sculptures, it led others, such ... ...tiveness of style that sets them well apart from their English, French or German contemporaries. The International Section, in Room 108 and in the... ...se Treaty," Daniel Chester French's "Alice Freeman Palmer Memorial," both winners of the medal of honor, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's fine central ... ...incoln, and many articles connected with his life. The valuable series of films prepared by the Chicago City Planning Commission is shown in the mov...

...rt of the Seasons IX. Courts of Flowers and Palms X. The Fountains XI. The Palace of Machinery XII. The Palace of Fine Arts and its Exhibit, with the Awards XIII. The Exposition Illuminated XIV. Music at the Exposition XV. Inside the Exhibit Palaces XVI. The Foreign Pavilions XVII. The State Buildings XVIII. The Live-Stock Exhibit XIX. Sports and Games; Automobile Races; A...

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Bavarian Film Awards

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...The Bavarian Film Awards ( Bayerischer Filmpreis ) have been awarded annually since 1979 by the State Governme... ...The Bavarian Film Awards ( Bayerischer Filmpreis ) have been awarded annually since 1979 by the State Government of Bavaria in Ge... ...n awarded annually since 1979 by the State Government of Bavaria in Germany for “exceptional achievement in German filmmaking.” Along with the... ...vernment of Bavaria in Germany for “exceptional achievement in German filmmaking.” Along with the German Film Awards, these are the most highly ... ...rmany for “exceptional achievement in German filmmaking.” Along with the German Film Awards, these are the most highly regarded awards for filmmakin... ...exceptional achievement in German filmmaking.” Along with the German Film Awards, these are the most highly regarded awards for filmmaking achievemen... ...ith the German Film Awards, these are the most highly regarded awards for filmmaking achievement in Germany.http://www.goethe.de/kue/flm/weg/weg/auz/... ...s, these are the most highly regarded awards for filmmaking achievement in Germany.http://www.goethe.de/kue/flm/weg/weg/auz/bfp/deindex.htm The Bavar... ...ttp://www.goethe.de/kue/flm/weg/weg/auz/bfp/deindex.htm The Bavarian Film Awards Gala takes place in mid-January at the Cuvilliés Theatre in Munic...

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National Endowment for the Arts

By: James Bradley

...s, including Take Me Back (1981), which was nominated for the PEN/Faulkner Award; The Last Good Time (1984); Mr. Field’s Daughter (1989); Violence (19... ...st American Short Stories, O. Henry, and Pushcart. He has received several awards, including a National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship,... ...owship, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Lila Wallace-Reader’s Digest Writer’s Award, and the Award in Literature from the Academy of Arts and Letters. He... ... the Overseas Press Club’s Hal Boyle Award and was made into a blockbuster film. His magazine article “Finders Keepers” was made into the movie Money ... ...— the military. Many of Clancy’s novels have been adapted into blockbuster films, including The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, Clear and Presen... ...eutian island occupied by the Japanese; and its critical role breaking the German Army’s Gothic Line in Italy’s Apennine Mountains in 1944. A former s... ...e she was born. In 1989, the novel was adapted into a critically acclaimed film directed by Norman Jewison and starring Bruce Willis. Mason’s other bo... ...eld-Marshal Albert Kesselring’s 148th Brigade Division, seasoned, hardened German troops, watched and waited. Photo by Dennis O’Brien “ ” ... ...ryptographer and served as a front- line infantryman in Italy, France, and Germany. After the war, he obtained his M.A. from Harvard in 1947, the same...

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European Film Academy Critics Award

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... Contents 1 Nominees and winners 1.1 1990's ... ... 2 External links Nominees and winners 1990's ... ... External links European Film Academy archive ... ... European Film Awards ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Current awards ... ... Best Film ... ...Feature Film Audience Award for Best Film ... ... Georgian German ...

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A Legacy of Leadership

... the University of California. Cornerstone Theater Company 7 for the Arts awarded Cornerstone a $125,000 Challenge Grant, requiring a three-to- one r... ...ian Chalk Circle , the show won the Theatre League Alliance’s 1996 Ovation Award for Best Production of the Year. “The obvious jewel of interacting wi... ...nd Change. P. Richard Eells 9 a national conference of textile artists, a film festival, lectures, performances and an artist’s residency. “That was ... ...he country. The exhibition particularly resonated with Sheboygan’s largely German population, who began to appreciate the immigrant community’s market... ...imulates arts activities in underserved states. Nearly $2 million has been awarded in hundreds of grants to support partnerships between cultural, bus... ...e living in the region. Begun in 1969 as an experiment in community- based filmmaking, Appalshop initially trained area young people in media producti... ...lude the Media Arts Center, the largest single producer and distributor of film and video works about Appalachia and one of the biggest producer-distr... ... their beginnings to become part of our national character. Each year, the winners come to Washington to receive their award in a public ceremony and ... ...orm in a popular, free concert during late September. Established in 1982, winners include gospel singer Shirley Caesar, Slovenian accordionist and po...

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Nika Award

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...The Nika Award is the main annual national film award in Russia presented by the Russian Academy of Cinema Arts and Sc... ...The Nika Award is the main annual national film award in Russia presented by the Russian Academy of Cinema Arts and Science... ...by Yuli Gusman, and ostensibly modelled on the Oscars. The Russian Academy Award takes its name from Nike, the goddess of victory. Accordingly, the pr... ... Winged Victory of Samothrace. The oldest professional film award in Russia, the Nika Award was established during the final years... ...ed Victory of Samothrace. The oldest professional film award in Russia, the Nika Award was established during the final years of U... ...was established during the final years of USSR by the influential Union of Filmmakers. At first the awards were judged by all the ... ... 2000 Aleksei German won Best Picture and Best Director for Khrustalyov, My Car!. ... ... Fyodor Bondarchuk won Best Picture for The 9th Company, while Aleksei German Jr was named Best Director for Garpastum. Yevgeny Mironov and Alisa ... ... Valery Todorovsky won Best Picture for Hipsters. Aleksei German Jr was named Best Director for Paper Soldier. The Lifetime Achieveme...

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The Role of a Federal Arts Agency

By: Vance Jacobs

...er nations manage similar cultural institutions. In countries like France, Germany, Mexico, or China, most arts funding comes from the government—eith... ...vive on the margins of the culture, if they survive at all. The subsidies awarded by ministries of culture are enormous by American standards. For ex... ... helped create major ongoing arts organizations as diverse as the American Film Institute, the Spoleto Festival USA, and the PBS series Great Performa... ...nt’s grants, for example, require the recipient organization to couple the award funds with other, non-federal donations. The United States has chosen... ...the arts to all Americans, and providing leadership in arts education. It awards more than $100 million annually— investing in every state and jurisd... ..., and Appalachian fiddlers; a Guamian blacksmith; an Eskimo mask maker; a German American Bobbin lacemaker; an Arab American oud player; a Tibetan sa... ...banks is preserving and cataloging 132 reels, consisting of 56,600 feet of film, documenting Alaskan native peoples, activities, and settings from 192... ...1927 to 1965. Information about the individuals and activities depicted on film will be obtained from Alaskan native peoples and incorporated into cat... ...ed the translation of writers from Albania, Chile, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, India, Israel, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain,...

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European Film Award for Best Non-European Film

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... European Film Award for Best Non-European Film also known as Prix Screen International: ... ... Award for Best Non-European Film also known as Prix Screen International: Winners and nominees 1996 ... ...and Good Luck. External links European Film Academy archive ... ... European Film Awards ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Current awards ... ...mated Feature Film Audience Award for Best Film ... ... Winners and nominees ... ... Georgian German ...

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Over the Top

By: Arthur Guy Empey

...with Patagonia, so that you could have a "hollow ground" stamped "Made in Germany"); then your housewife, button-cleaning outfit, consisting of a br... ...ot out into the stream all I could think of was that there were a million German submarines with a torpedo on each, across the warhead of which was ... ...d there was a black speck circling round and round in the sky. This was a German Fokker. The Chaplain had a book in his left hand-left eye on the bo... ...n had never thought it out that way. Those Scotties were bound to be sure winners, no matter how the wind blew. So take a tip from me, never bet wit... ...e through the sixty-four days you are indeed lucky. This punishment is awarded where there is a doubt as to the willful guilt of a man who has co... ...O. C. (Officer Commanding Battalion). The Captain of the Company can only award "C. B." Tommy many a time has thanked the King for making that pro... ...the operating room or "pictures," as we called them because of the funny films we see under ether, and the operation was performed. It was a wonder... .... M. G. (Knight Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George). An award for bravery in the field. Military Cross. A badge of honor dished ...

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European Film Award for Best Animated Feature Film

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... European Film Award for Best Animated Feature Film has been awarded annually since 2009 by the European Fil... ... European Film Award for Best Animated Feature Film has been awarded annually since 2009 by the European Film Academy. ... ... Michael Hegner, Kari Juusonen  Finland  Germany  Denmark  Ireland ... ... Tomáš Luňák  Czech Republic  Germany Wrinkl... ...tates See also Academy Award for Best Animated Feature BAFT... ...y Award for Best Animated Feature BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film Goya Award for Best Animated Fi... ... BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film Goya Award for Best Animated Film ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Georgian German ...

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Over the Top

By: Arthur Guy Empey

...ar with Patagonia, so that you could have a “hollow ground” stamped “Made in Germany"); then your housewife, button−cleaning outfit, consisting of a b... ...e got out into the stream all I could think of was that there were a million German submarines with a torpedo on each, across the warhead of which was... ...head there was a black speck circling round and round in the sky. This was a German Fokker. The Chaplain had a book in his left hand−left eye on the b... ...ymen had never thought it out that way. Those Scotties were bound to be sure winners, no matter how the wind blew. So take a tip from me, never bet wi... ...ou live through the sixty−four days you are indeed lucky. This punishment is awarded where there is a doubt as to the willful guilt of a man who has c... ...he O. C. (Officer Commanding Battalion). The Captain of the Company can only award “C. B.” Tommy many a time has thanked the King for making that prov... ... to the operating room or “pictures,” as we called them because of the funny films we see under ether, and the operation was performed. It was a wonde... .... C. M. G. (Knight Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George). An award for bravery in the field. Military Cross. A badge of honor dished o...

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European Film Award for Best Short Film

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... European Film Academy Short Film – Prix UIP Nominees ... ... 2002 Category Film Director(s) ... ... Nominating Festival Short Film 2002 Prix UIP 10 Minuta ... ...s Universum Hajo Schomerus Germany Prix UIP Sarajevo ... ... Goodbye Steve Hudson Germany Prix UIP Venezia ... ...in is Falling Holger Ernst Germany Prix UIP Valladolid ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Current awards ... ...Feature Film Audience Award for Best Film ...

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The First Book of Factoids

By: Sam Vaknin

... Russia. When the first world war broke, Turkey allied itself with the Germans. All Armenian men aged 20-45 were conscripted to the army as soldi... ...rbie was invented by Ruth Handler in 1959. It was modelled on a minuscule German sex doll called "Lilli". Barbie was the nickname of Ruth's daughter... ...html Berliner When President John F. Kennedy sought to impress the Germans in 1961 - then besieged by the Russians - he visited Germany and f... ...he head of a small army and declared himself a dictator. He made Congress award him the title of El Libertador (the Liberator). The seeds of his pe... ...his leader. Napoleon himself, touched by such devotion, decorated him and awarded him a pension of 200 francs. Chauvin was born in Rochefort, F... ...me1=chauvinism Chicago (musical) The musical "Chicago" won 6 Academy awards (Oscars) in March 2003. It is based on the true story of Belva Gaer... ...s were invented by Richard M. Hollingshead, a car salesman. At first, the film was projected from the hood of his car on to a bedsheet, securely fas... ... year after it was screened in Los Angeles for the first time. These winners were still shot in black and white. Notice the years: Schindler's ... ...Bridge on the River Kwai (1957). War and Peace (1968) is the longest film ever to win the Oscar at 7 hours 33 minutes. Gone With the Wind (1939...

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European Film Award for Best Film

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... European Film Award for Best Film ... ... European Film Award for Best Film Awarded for ... ...t Film Awarded for Best European Film of the Year ... ...f the Year Presented by European Film Academy ... ...d by European Film Academy First awarded ... ... http://www.europeanfilmawards.eu/ European Film Award for Best Film has been awarded an... ... Der Himmel über Berlin Wim Wenders  West Germany ... ... Homo Faber Volker Schlöndorff  Germany ... ... Der Totmacher Romuald Karmakar  Germany ...

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After the Rain

By: Sam Vaknin

...heir own nations blind. It could have been different. Post-war Japan and Germany are two examples of the right kind of reconstruction and reforms. ... ...ons from their historical predecessors. Consider the Czech Republic, East Germany, Poland, Yugoslavia and even Russia. These countries had courts a... ... with them an investment of the scarce resources of their homeland – and award it to their new, much richer, host countries. This is an absurd si... ...nd compliant butlers, replete with gloves and tarbushes. In the book, a German Jewish family prophetically lands at Jaffa, the only port in erstwh... ...." Nothing much changed in Albania since the time of feudalism. The Turks awarded local warlords with land estates to administer (timars). These w... ...the right faculties and in mastering the right languages. They watched films intently, read books, clipped magazine articles, surfed the internet... ... the costs of production and lower (with the exception of the music and film industries), the marketing channels more numerous (half of the income ... ...rocesses, books, newspapers, any printed matter, works of art and music, films (which, at their beginning were not considered art), software, softw... ...or commissions paid to decision makers in return for winning tenders or awarding of economic benefits financed by the public money. Again, sometim...

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European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best Actor

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... European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best European Actor: Winners and ... ...an Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best European Actor: Winners and nominees 1997 – Javi... ... Heaven) External links European Film Academy archive ... ... European Film Awards ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Current awards ... ... Best Film ... ... Winners and nominees by n... ... Georgian German ...

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After the Rain

By: Sam Vaknin

... own nations blind. It could have been different. Post-war Japan and Germany are two examples of the right kind of reconstruction and reforms. ... ...ons from their historical predecessors. Consider the Czech Republic, East Germany, Poland, Yugoslavia and even Russia. These countries had courts an... ...y with them an investment of the scarce resources of their homeland - and award it to their new, much richer, host countries. This is an absurd situ... ... and compliant butlers, replete with gloves and tarbushes. In the book, a German Jewish family prophetically lands at Jaffa, the only port in erstwh... ... Nothing much changed in Albania since the time of feudalism. The Turks awarded local warlords with land estates to administer (timars). These war... ...m the right faculties and in mastering the right languages. They watched films intently, read books, clipped magazine articles, surfed the internet... ...e, the costs of production and lower (with the exception of the music and film industries), the marketing channels more numerous (half of the income... ...processes, books, newspapers, any printed matter, works of art and music, films (which, at their beginning were not considered art), software, softw... ...s or commissions paid to decision makers in return for winning tenders or awarding of economic benefits financed by the public money. Again, sometim...

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European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best Actress

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... European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best Actress: Winners and n... ... European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice Award – Best Actress: Winners and nominees 1997 ... ...he Final Days) External links European Film Academy archive ... ... European Film Awards ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Current awards ... ... Best Film ... ... Winners and nominees ... ... Georgian German ...

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Sp-4221 the Space Shuttle Decision

By: Nasa

...istory of the Shuttle. The present book, Volume I, covers events through the awarding of the principal contracts in 1972. Volume II, presently in prep... ...ing advent of the atomic bomb. Rocketry had brought further surprises as the Germans bombarded London with long−range V−2 missiles late in the war. Th... ...clearly into public view. The Collier's Series One of these specialists, the German expatriate Willy Ley, had worked with some of the builders of the ... ...) and When Worlds Collide (1951). In 1953, they drew on Von Braun's work and filmed The Conquest of Space, in color. Presenting the space station and ... ...st of Space, in color. Presenting the space station and Mars expedition, the film proposed that the Martian climate and atmosphere would permit seeds ... ...usetts, and Hermann Oberth, a teacher of mathematics in a gymnasium [7] in a German−speaking community in Romania. 20 Goddard experimented much, wrot... ...d as another center of interest in rocketry. 24 Fritz Lang, a leading German film producer, then became interested. M ore than a filmmaker, Lang was a... ...a range of 200 miles, this missile needed an engine. In March 1951, the Army awarded a contract to NAA for SP−4221 The Space Shuttle Decision SPACE ST... ...ft also received a name: the X−15. Competition between proposals brought the award of a contract for the airframe to NAA. The rocket engine was contra...

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List of Academy Award winners and nominees for Best Foreign Language Film

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...National origin of Academy Award winners and nominees for Best Foreign Language Film ... ...nal origin of Academy Award winners and nominees for Best Foreign Language Film   Won the award ... ...r Best Foreign Language Film   Won the award   Nominated for the aw... ... competition) The Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film is handed out annually by the U.S.-bas... ... The Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film is handed out annually by the U.S.-based Academy of Motion Picture Art... ... When the first Academy Awards ceremony was held on May 16, 1929 to honor films released in 1927–28, there was no separate category for foreign langu... ... Der Hauptmann von Köpenick Germany (West) Helmut Käutner ... ... Helmut Käutner German 1956 (29th... ... Nachts, wenn der Teufel kam Germany (West) Robert Siodmak ...

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Gaining the Arts Advantage

By: D. John

...: • Many of the districts have students who win local, state, and national awards, including Scholastic Art competitions, regional band compe- titions... ... programs with com- puter graphics, design, MIDI music composition, video, film, animation, photography. • Some districts mention special writ- ing co... ...ship: • Many districts have school boards and superintendents who have won awards for leadership in arts educa- tion, such as the Kennedy Center/Natio... ... educa- tion, such as the Kennedy Center/National School Board Association award. • Some of the strongest districts have arts-supportive school leader... ... learning to "real life" by employing the arts: The "ARTEC" program brings film and tech- nology together for at-risk students. It gives back through ... ...nts in grades 6 through 8 "offers continuing language immersion in French, German and Spanish (with a beginning elective in Japanese) for students fro... ... of Los Angeles, numerous technology-based corporations, and the Hollywood film industry that there is high demand in the region for stu- dents prepar... ... rates were also heightened, and students are frequent finalists and award winners at the state and national levels. These outcomes have heralded the... ...h Dakota state capital of Bismarck, Minot City is a primarily Scandinavian/German community that also is home to a large number of Native Americans an...

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List of African Academy Award winners and nominees

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...This is a list of African Academy Award winners and nominees, including Academy Award winners and nominees wh... ...This is a list of African Academy Award winners and nominees, including Academy Award winners and nominees who are ... ...n a Supporting Role 4 Best Foreign Language Film 5 Best Documentary Feature ... ... Year Name Film Role Sta... ... Year Name Film Role Sta... ... Best Foreign Language Film The Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film is awarded to a country, not to an ind... ...ominee in this category. Academy Award for Foreign Language Film ... ... French German-speaking ... ... French German-speaking ...

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Gaining the Arts Advantage Lessons from School Districts That Value Arts Education

By: Harriet Mayor Fulbright

...: • Many of the districts have students who win local, state, and national awards, including Scholastic Art competitions, regional band compe- titions... ... programs with com- puter graphics, design, MIDI music composition, video, film, animation, photography. • Some districts mention special writ- ing co... ...ship: • Many districts have school boards and superintendents who have won awards for leadership in arts educa- tion, such as the Kennedy Center/Natio... ... educa- tion, such as the Kennedy Center/National School Board Association award. • Some of the strongest districts have arts-supportive school leader... ... learning to "real life" by employing the arts: The "ARTEC" program brings film and tech- nology together for at-risk students. It gives back through ... ...nts in grades 6 through 8 "offers continuing language immersion in French, German and Spanish (with a beginning elective in Japanese) for students fro... ... of Los Angeles, numerous technology-based corporations, and the Hollywood film industry that there is high demand in the region for stu- dents prepar... ... rates were also heightened, and students are frequent finalists and award winners at the state and national levels. These outcomes have heralded the... ...h Dakota state capital of Bismarck, Minot City is a primarily Scandinavian/German community that also is home to a large number of Native Americans an...

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List of film awards

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...organizations and festivals that recognize achievements in cinema, usually by awarding various prizes. The awards sometimes also have popular unoffic... ...so have popular unofficial names (such as the 'Oscar' for Hollywood's Academy Awards ), which are mentioned if applicable. Many awards are simply ide... ...ble. Many awards are simply identified by the name of the group presenting the award. Awards have been divided into three major categories: critics' ... ...nually) by a group of critics ; festival awards, awards presented to the best film shown in a particular film festival ; and industry awards, which ... ...I (Fédération Internationale de la Presse Cinématographique) or International Film Critics Award given by the International Federation of Film Critic... ...Critics Award given by the International Federation of Film Critics at various film festivals International Online Film Critics' Poll (IOFCP) Argent... ...itics - Bodil Awards FranceFrench Union of Film Critics Louis Delluc Prize GermanyGerman Film Critics Association Awards Hong KongHong Kong Film ... ... picture)Grand Prize (best picture runner up)Camera d'Or (best first picture) GermanyBerlin International Film Festival Golden Bear (best picture)Sil... ...ussi Awards FranceCésar Awards Lumieres de Paris AwardsPrix Romy Schneider GermanyBayerischer Filmpreis Bogey Awards Bremer FilmpreisDeutscher Fil...

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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

... ignorant, Melanchton or Zizi? Enzensberger's examples are from Germany, but the phenomena he brings to his readers' attention transcen... ... the detriment of the environment or by depleting natural resources (A German Manifest, 1992). Industrial production and the related social... ...as much greater than in our days (even in that part of the world). The Germans push native Lederhosen and Dirndls over blue jeans. The German ... ...sed as an alibi in these ads. Indeed, the people who hand out the Clio awards for advertising were so taken in as to award Mobil a first prize ... ... Book Four Language and the Visual Photography, film, and television have changed the world more than Gutenberg's print... ...e been conducted all over the world with the aim of discovering how film and television have changed established reading habits, writing ab... ...television sets. In many countries, most children watch television and films before they learn to read. In a few countries, children play comp... ... (depicting the Nazis) and mice (depicting their victims); a Grammy Award returned by a famous singing group because someone else was doing ... ... expense of their endeavor. From the perspective of the beneficiaries, awarding such grants is the right thing to do. In the long run, this alt...

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List of Colombian Academy Award winners and nominees

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...This is a list of Colombian Academy Award winners and nominees. This list details the performances of Colombian... ...This is a list of Colombian Academy Award winners and nominees. This list details the performances of Colombian filmm... ...ward winners and nominees. This list details the performances of Colombian filmmakers, actors, actresses and films that have either been submitted, no... ...nd films that have either been submitted, nominated or have won an Academy Award. Contents ... ...ocumentary Short Subject 3 Foreign Language Film category 4 See also ... ... Year Name Film Status M... ... First Colombian to be nominated for an Academy Award and first actress to be nominated for a Spanish-speaking role. ... ... French German-speaking ... ... French German-speaking ...

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The History Guide

...ral, most Americans would rather be "entertained" by passively watching a film about war rather than listen to someone talk about the origins and co... ...tribute which may assist in creating the proper attitude is television and film. I mean this seriously. How else can you actually understand a lectur... ...e. But, I have always found that my memories of watching Ingmar Bergman's film, "The Seventh Seal", has always helped me visualize mid-fourteenth ce... ... in the Forward to The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1990), William Shirer mentions that 4... ...& Schuster, 1990), William Shirer mentions that 485 tons of records of the German Foreign Office were captured by the U.S. First Army in the Harz Mou... ...ned on orders from Berlin. 485 tons! And those are just the records of the German Foreign Office! No wonder so much has been written about Hitler, th... ...agement History l Film, Fiction and War in the 20th Century Academic Awards: l Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year Award, University o... ...ission of two obols, and witnessed a series of plays. Judges drawn by lot awarded prizes to the poet (crown of ivy), the actor (an inscription on a s... ...05) met with heated opposition and it was not before 1930, when Freud was awarded the Goethe Prize, that his work no longer aroused opposition. Adle...

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List of black Academy Award winners and nominees

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...Hattie McDaniel was the first African American to win an Academy Award. This list of black Academy Awar... ...ard. This list of black Academy Award winners and nominees is current as of the 86th Academy Awards ceremony held... ...black Academy Award winners and nominees is current as of the 86th Academy Awards ceremony held on March 3, 2014. ... ... 13 Best Picture 14 Best Short Film (Live Action) 15 Best Sound Mixing ... ...st Writing (Original Screenplay) 18 Special Awards 19 See also ... ... Year Name Film Role Sta... ... Nominated First film to feature African-American nominees for both Best Actor and Best Actr... ... French German-speaking ... ... French German-speaking ...

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The Path of Splitness

By: Indrek Pringi

...calls a singularity which was the origin of the Big Bang. If you reverse the film of a pebble hitting the 2-dimensional The Path of Splitness Cha... ...ticles: a living organic cell. This is why galaxies exist as faint, cellular films of energy on the outer perimeters of huge, empty inter-galactic ... ...s another medium like water, or a transparent pane of glass, or a transparent film of plastic. Space is a Pure Formless Medium. The only reason ... ...grips with some previously non-experienced part of their cultural past. Take Germany and its flawed attempt to bury its recent past. Now German ch... ...en mostly whitewashed and deleted from their history books. Now: enlightened Germans are forced to re-experience a painful part of their cultural pa... ...size. So; three round rocks, equals three round eggs. Which is crazy. In a German Concentration camp: the difference between having three eggs as ... ...nough: they push it to the Supreme Court And if the Supreme Court refuses to award you a win: this does two things. One: it reveals to the public... ...ther hand: if they actually are forced by public outrage and media coverage to award you the win: they set back corporate profits and give the indivi... ...eness was cunningly reversed by Nobel creating a public relations gimmick, an award ritual that is now a household name: the Nobel Prize Awards haili...

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List of Asian Academy Award winners and nominees

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...This is a list of Asian Academy Award winners and nominees. This list includes Academy Award winners and no... ...This is a list of Asian Academy Award winners and nominees. This list includes Academy Award winners and nominees... ...f those with Far Eastern nationality. For the category of Foreign Language Film, this list also includes Asian countries, or films in an Asian languag... ...so includes Asian countries, or films in an Asian language, in addition to films with an Asian director. This list is current as o... ... This list is current as of the nominees and winners for the 85th Academy Awards which took place on February 24, 2013. ... ... 9 Best Cinematography 10 Best Film Editing 11 Best Art Direction ... ... Short Film, Live Action 25 Non-Competitive Awards 26 See also ... ... French German-speaking ... ... French German-speaking ...

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E-Books and E-Publishing

By: Sam Vaknin

... bones about their offerings. Many of them are located outside the USA (in Germany, or Asia) and at least one offers papers in a few languages, H... ...he sciences, readiness to work outlandish hours at a fraction of wages in Germany or the USA - all combined in one employee in these deprived co... ...ished "publishers" (monasteries), with a few exceptions (e.g., in Augsburg, Germany and in Subiaco, Italy) shunned it and regarded it as a major th... ... ("safety in redundancy"). They contain Web pages, television programming, films, e-books, archives of discussion lists, etc. Such materials can ... ...l, the costs of production are lower (with the exception of the music and film industries), the marketing channels more numerous (half of the in... ...processes, books, newspapers, any printed matter, works of art and music, films (which, at their beginning were not considered art), software, sof... ...y agencies (like the Better Business Bureau - BBB, VeriSign, TRUSTe) - or awards won (from credible and reputable organizations). Links from othe... ...- their reputation and business ruined. In January, CMGI-owned Yesmail was awarded a temporary restraining order against MAPS - Mail Abuse Preven... ... They frequent well designed sites. There are even design competitions and awards. But they display a preference for sites that are constantly up...

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European Film Award – People's Choice Award for Best European Film

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... The People's Choice Award for Best European Film is one of the categories for the European Film Awards pr... ...ple's Choice Award for Best European Film is one of the categories for the European Film Awards presented annually by the European Film Academy. It wa... ...is one of the categories for the European Film Awards presented annually by the European Film Academy. It was first awarded in 1997, when Peter Cattan... ...e Full Monty won it, and has been given out since. The category was named "Best European Film" until 1997, when it became the "Best European Director"... ... Film" until 1997, when it became the "Best European Director". In 2006, the name of the award changed back to "Best European Film." The winners are c... ...osen each year by the general public. Pedro Almodóvar has been the big winner with three awards. Contents ... ... Godzilla Roland Emmerich Germany 1999 ... ...ye, Lenin! Wolfgang Becker Germany 2004 ... ...tzten Tage) Marc Rothemund Germany 2006 ...

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E-Books and E-Publishing

By: Sam Vaknin

... bones about their offerings. Many of them are located outside the USA (in Germany, or Asia) and at least one offers papers in a few languages, He... ...e sciences, readiness to work outlandish hours at a fraction of wages in Germany or the USA - all combined in one employee in these deprived cou... ...ed "publishers" (monasteries), with a few exceptions (e.g., in Augsburg, Germany and in Subiaco, Italy) shunned it and regarded it as a major th... ... ("safety in redundancy"). They contain Web pages, television programming, films, e-books, archives of discussion lists, etc. Such materials can h... ..., the costs of production are lower (with the exception of the music and film industries), the marketing channels more numerous (half of the inc... ... processes, books, newspapers, any printed matter, works of art and music, films (which, at their beginning were not considered art), software, so... ... agencies (like the Better Business Bureau - BBB, VeriSign, TRUSTe) - or awards won (from credible and reputable organizations). Links from othe... ...- their reputation and business ruined. In January, CMGI-owned Yesmail was awarded a temporary restraining order against MAPS - Mail Abuse Prevent... ... They frequent well designed sites. There are even design competitions and awards. But they display a preference for sites that are constantly upd...

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Blog award

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...A blog award is an award for the best blog in a given category. Some blog awards are based on a public vote and others are based on a fixed set of cr... ...ria applied by a panel of judges. Various organizations have started blog awards with varying degrees of success. Some have become defunct. Process ... ...s with varying degrees of success. Some have become defunct. Process Like film or television awarding committees, blog awards are started by a certai... ...ees of success. Some have become defunct. Process Like film or television awarding committees, blog awards are started by a certain body, usually com... ...es such as Best Single Post, Best Blog Site, Best Design, and others. The winners are announced in a ceremonial night usually held in large venues an... ...s (Bloggies), and the BOBs (Best of Blogs). The bestower of the BOBs, the German broadcaster Deutsche Welle, describes their awards as "the world’s l...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VI : Our Psychological Motivations

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...c system in the brain often takes priority over the logical section of the brain. This has an effect on our buying habits, our preferences for films ... ... are probably not consciously decided. But we hope that as we become more humanized we are more able to think for ourselves. ―Studies in German... ... 20 in authority told them it was acceptable.(3) I guess that we shouldn‘t be surprised when young German... ... And in spite of the strength with which they are held, both are rooted in non-provable assumptions!‖ -- ―And violence sure sells in films,... ...ke other harassing behavior, is one of the common behaviors of people with inferiority feelings.‖ —―You have to admit that violence in films,... ..., to be dominant and controlling, are seen as vehicles for the drive for power. It had forced them to achieve in business, to become the money winner... ... It could be seen in the love of God for humanity or in the unselfish, sacrificing love of a person for others. Many of the Nobel Peace Prize winner... ...he sex drive it may reappear in the behavior of a second personality. Dual or multiple personalities is the result of this action. The Academy Award ... ...a Venetian shell hit it and exploded the ammunition that the Turks had stored there. I experienced the spectacle in English, Greek, French and German...

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Pigasus Award

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...The Pigasus Award is the name of an annual tongue-in-cheek award presented by noted skeptic James Randi. The award seeks to expose par... ...oted over the previous year. Randi usually makes his announcements of the awards from the previous year on April 1 (April Fools Day). History The ... ...il 1 (April Fools Day). History The award was originally called the Uri Award, after Uri Geller, and was first announced in the appendix of Randi's... ...e results will be published immediately without being checked in any way. Winners are notified telepathically and are allowed to predict their victor... ...g abilities. The logo of a winged pig was designed for Randi's website by German artist Jutta Degener in 1996. The name "Pigasus" was chosen by Randi... ...tter SWIFT! in which he said: "The awards are announced via telepathy, the winners are allowed to predict their winning, and the Flying Pig trophies a... ...d 2002. Categories Flim-Flam! specifies the four categories under which winners of the Uri may fall: # To the scientist who said or did the sillie... ...— Television host Bill Maher for endorsing a series of psychics.2004 — The film What tнe #$*! Do ωΣ (k)πow!?.2005 — ABC's Primetime Live for its credu...

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