Film http://kios.org en Year of the Living Dead http://kios.org/post/year-living-dead <p><strong>Today we wrap up our look at the documentaries being shown at the Omaha Film Festival.&nbsp; Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee has the story on Year of the Living Dead…</strong></p><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p><p></p><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p><p></p><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Cheril Lee 26644 at http://kios.org Year of the Living Dead Heartland http://kios.org/post/heartland <p></p><p></p><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p><p><strong>Our look at the documentaries in the Omaha Film Festival continues today. "Heartland" looks at how people put their lives back together after everything they own is destroyed by a powerful tornado.&nbsp; Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee has more…</strong></p><p></p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Cheril Lee 26578 at http://kios.org Heartland Informant http://kios.org/post/informant <p><strong>Why would someone make the transition from radical leftist activist to FBI informant?&nbsp; That’s the focus of Jamie Meltzer’s film Informant.&nbsp; With the story, here’s Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee…</strong></p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Cheril Lee 26487 at http://kios.org Informant Honor Flight http://kios.org/post/honor-flight <p></p><p><strong>Our look at the documentaries in this year’s Omaha Film Festival continues. Dan Hayes was a video producer in Washington DC when he got the idea for his documentary, Honor Flight.&nbsp; Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee has more…</strong></p><p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 19:13:54 +0000 Cheril Lee 26476 at http://kios.org Honor Flight La Source http://kios.org/post/la-source <p><span style='color: rgb(0, 0, 64); font-family: "Times New Roman","serif"; font-size: 14pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 12.0pt; mso-fareast-font-family: "Times New Roman"; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;'><strong>Patrick Shen and Brandon Vedder’s film, <a href="http://www.lasourcemovie.com">La Source</a>, is about a Princeton custodian, originally from Haiti, who seeks to bring clean water to his village back home. It’s one of the documentaries that’ll play at the Omaha Film Festival. Wed, 27 Feb 2013 12:06:06 +0000 Cheril Lee 26376 at http://kios.org La Source Becoming Fools http://kios.org/post/becoming-fools <p><strong>The Omaha Film Festival kicks off next Wednesday at the Regal Stadium 16.&nbsp; Among the documentaries in this year’s Festival is one by filmmaker Scott Moore called “<a href="http://www.athentikos.com/becoming-fools">Becoming Fools</a>.” Omaha Public Radio’s Cheril Lee has more…</strong></p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Cheril Lee 26236 at http://kios.org Becoming Fools Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey http://kios.org/post/pad-yatra-green-odyssey <p><strong>The Omaha Film Festival begins March 6<sup>th</sup> – Seven documentaries were selected for inclusion in the festival.&nbsp; Today, Cheril Lee has the details on a documentary that focuses on the adventure story of 700 people</strong>...</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Cheril Lee 26235 at http://kios.org Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey Omaha's Alexander Payne the subject of a new book by a local author http://kios.org/post/omahas-alexander-payne-subject-new-book-local-author <p>As Alexander Payne returns to the state to film <em>Nebraska</em>, his next movie, a new book by Omaha author-journalist Leo Adam Biga provides a revealing look at the emergence and development of Omaha's favorite film director. Omaha Public Radio's Michael Lyon spoke with Biga about his new book.</p><p></p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 14:15:37 +0000 Michael Lyon 22170 at http://kios.org Local Filmmakers Shine in Showcase http://kios.org/post/local-filmmakers-shine-showcase <p><a href="http://www.filmstreams.org">Film Streams’</a> Local Filmmakers Showcase had a different set of judges this year. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 10:06:06 +0000 Cheril Lee 20624 at http://kios.org Local Filmmakers Shine in Showcase The Girls in the Band http://kios.org/post/girls-band <p>The 7<sup>th</sup> Annual Omaha Film Festival begins runs next Wednesday through Sunday at the Great Escape Cinema 16.&nbsp; Omaha Public Radio&rsquo;s Cheril Lee has the story of the documentaries selected for the festival.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s called The Girls in the Band&hellip;</p> Sat, 03 Mar 2012 12:27:01 +0000 Cheril Lee 9209 at http://kios.org The Girls in the Band