A great man is one who collects knowledge the way a bee collects honey and uses it to help people overcome the difficulties they endure - hunger, ignorance and disease!
- Nikola Tesla

Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
- Franklin Roosevelt

While their territory has been devastated and their homes despoiled, the spirit of the Serbian people has not been broken.
- Woodrow Wilson

Film Ivane Todorović u ponudi onlajn kanala „Njujork tajmsa”

Kratki dokumentarni film „A Harlem Mother” Ivane Todorović nalazi se u ponudi onlajn kanala „Njujork tajmsa” i može se besplatno pogledati.

Reč je o ostvarenju naše rediteljke, poznate po socijalno angažovanim filmovima, koje oslikava sudbinu osamnaestogodišnjeg Latrona Parkera, autora dokumentarnog filma o teškom odrastanju u Harlemu 1998, a koji je osam godina kasnije ubijen na ulici. Danas se njegova majka Džin kroz svoju organizaciju „Harlem Mothers SAVE” bori protiv oružanog nasilja među mladima i pomaže drugim roditeljima da se nose sa bolom gubitka.

Film je snimala, režirala i producirala Ivana Todorović, montirala Tijana Petrović, snimatelj zvuka je David Guiteirez Camps, autor muzike je Janko Radosavljević, dizajn postera je delo Nebojše Petrovića. Ovaj film imao je premijeru u bioskopu Alberta Mejzelsa u Harlemu, prikazan je na brojnim festivalima i dobio je nekoliko nagrada.

Inače, film je i završni rad Ivane Todorović na katedri za dokumentarni film na „The New School” Univerzitetu u Njujorku.

Izvor: Politika



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Borislav Stanic

Borislav Stanic is an art-lover who came to L.A. from Belgrade, Yugoslavia (now Serbia), on a visit 23 years ago and decided to stay.

In Europe, he'd been an author and publisher of art books; hoping to find an L.A. museum guide for his own use, he discovered that none existed and decided to fill the gap.

His Los Angeles Attractions (Museon Publishing) is an exhaustive guide to every collection of art, artifacts and vehicles, every historic site, aquarium, botanical garden and zoo he's been able to uncover in Los Angeles County, the world may well conclude that it didn't know the half of it.

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The Hagia Sophia

The Mystical Light of the Great Church and its Architectural Dress

by Charalambos P. Stathakis

Dear reader, as you run like the rest of us along the dizzy main road, stop, stay aside for a while. Let the others be dizzy, and take the secret underground trail, which will lead you through the dewdrops of the leaves, the crystal smile of the sun, the city’s underground galler- ies, your knowledge, and your feelings, to the doorstep of the Hagia Sophia. Because all dew- drops, all sunrays, and all beauty lead there. That is what you will be told by my friend, the author, whom I am fond of and whom I send you to, Charalambos Stathakis: the doctor, the warm and humane researcher, the scientist devoted to his work and his patients, who has given a series of scientific papers, who, nevertheless, retains a nest of beauty untouched in his heart, which makes him outstanding—even though he is not a specialist in architecture, nor a historian, nor a theologian, nor a Byzantinist—it makes him stand out in all these together and in entirety.

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