Aspen Film http://aspenpublicradio.org en CrossCurrents - Aspen Film ShortsFest http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/crosscurrents-aspen-film-shortsfest <p>Laura Thielen and George Eldred of Aspen Film on this year's Shortsfest. The festival runs April 8-13 in Aspen and Carbondale.<br /><br /><a href="http://www.aspenfilm.org/index.php/events/aspen-shortsfest">http://www.aspenfilm.org/index.php/events/aspen-shortsfest</a></p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:28:00 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 16459 at http://aspenpublicradio.org CrossCurrents - Aspen Film ShortsFest CrossCurrents - Aspen for Haiti & Oscar Picks http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/crosscurrents-aspen-haiti-oscar-picks <p>A group of kids are traveling to Haiti as part of the Haiti School Project, a non-profit started by Carbondale builder Tim Myers after the devastating earthquake. Also, Laura Thielen from Aspen Film with her picks for the Academy Awards.</p><p>More about Aspen for Haiti: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/aspenforhaiti">https://www.facebook.com/aspenforhaiti</a></p><p>More about Aspen Film: <a href="http://aspenfilm.org">aspenfilm.org</a></p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 22:28:00 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 14507 at http://aspenpublicradio.org CrossCurrents - Aspen for Haiti & Oscar Picks CrossCurrents - AspenFilm Academy Screenings http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/crosscurrents-aspenfilm-academy-screenings <p>It's that time of year, again - the run-up to the Oscars.</p><p>Laura Thielen and George Eldred, Co-Directors of AspenFilm, join us to talk about the Academy screenings.</p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 22:28:00 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 11743 at http://aspenpublicradio.org CrossCurrents - AspenFilm Academy Screenings CrossCurrents - Binge TV Viewing & Pop Culture Review http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/crosscurrents-binge-tv-viewing-pop-culture-review <p>Off season binge TV viewing and pop culture review with Laura Thielen, Artistic Director of Aspen Film and Stewart Oksenhorn, Arts Editor of the Aspen Times.</p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:35:20 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 10554 at http://aspenpublicradio.org CrossCurrents - Binge TV Viewing & Pop Culture Review Valley Roundup - September 27th, 2013 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/valley-roundup-september-27th-2013 <p>President Barack Obama made an announcement today about the battle in Congress.</p><p>One of the first deadlines for so called retail marijuana is fast approaching. By next Tuesday, October 1st, local communities are supposed to decide if they&rsquo;re going to allow the pot to be grown, sold, and otherwise available in the community in the coming year.<br /><br />&ldquo;It&rsquo;s pretty much going to be clustered in just a handful of areas. Denver and Boulder I think are the big cities, and then there&rsquo;s mountain communities as well.&rdquo;<br /><br />John Ingold is a reporter for the Denver Post.&nbsp; He&rsquo;s keeping an eye on how the state is getting ready for retail marijuana and says even pot-friend places like Denver questions remain.<br /><br />&ldquo;There is concern about advertising, distances from schools, zoning, those kinds of things.&rdquo;<br /><br />Aspen Public Radio takes a look at a unique documentary showing at the Aspen Filmfest. It takes viewers inside one of the nation&rsquo;s busiest emergency rooms where patients often wait hours for care.<br /><br />And on the Download this week, we explore glitches with new iPhones, brainwashing kids to pay for movies &amp; music and other unusual ventures in education.<br /><br /> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 02:15:03 +0000 Elise Thatcher, Rob St. Mary & Marci Krivonen 8113 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Valley Roundup - September 27th, 2013