Thursday, November 22, 2007

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New Surf podcasts out now

Tuesday, November 20, 2007

VisionOn TV- Trailer

See the future of real news ,inspiring podcasts, and informative stories. VisionOn Tv is your way into the counter culture. Download our VisionOn Tv video player and access thousands of great films and podcasts.  

Sunday, November 18, 2007

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Saturday, November 17, 2007

Century of the self

How Sig Freud created the mindset of todays society. Stunning series about this legacy.

Wednesday, November 07, 2007

Tuesday, November 06, 2007

Daft laws of Uk

Recently the UK's top 10 most ridiculous British laws were listed as:

# 1. It is illegal to die in the Houses of Parliament (27%)

# 2. It is an act of treason to place a postage stamp bearing the British king or queen's image upside-down (7%)

# 3. It is illegal for a woman to be topless in Liverpool except as a clerk in a tropical fish store (6%)

# 4. Eating mince pies on Christmas Day is banned (5%)

# 5. If someone knocks on your door in Scotland and requires the use of your toilet, you are required to let them enter (4%)

# 6. In the UK a pregnant woman can legally relieve herself anywhere she wants, including in a policeman's helmet (4%)

# 7. The head of any dead whale found on the British coast automatically becomes the property of the King, and the tail of the Queen (3.5%)

# 8. It is illegal not to tell the tax man anything you do not want him to know, but legal not to tell him information you do not mind him knowing (3%)

# 9. It is illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament wearing a suit of armour (3%)

# 10. It is legal to murder a Scotsman within the ancient city walls of York, but only if he is carrying a bow and arrow (2%)

False teeth

Other bizarre foreign laws voted by those polled included:

# In Ohio, it is illegal to get a fish drunk (9%)

# In Indonesia, the penalty for masturbation is decapitation (8%)

# A male doctor in Bahrain can only examine the genitals of a woman in the reflection of a mirror (7%)

# In Switzerland, a man may not relieve himself standing up after 10pm (6%)

# It is illegal to be blindfolded while driving a vehicle in Alabama (6%)

# In Florida, unmarried women who parachute on a Sunday could be jailed (6%)

# Women in Vermont must obtain written permission from their husbands to wear false teeth (6%)

# In Milan, it is a legal requirement to smile at all times, except during funerals or hospital visits (5%)

# In France, it is illegal to name a pig Napoleon (4%)

Monday, November 05, 2007

8th annual BEYONDTV International Video Festival 2007

Come to our Film Festival - December 1 and 2nd

What is BeyondTV?
Undercurrents present a full programme of short movies, documentaries, music videos & animation from inspiring media producers.
All films will have a theme of social or environmental activism. Hosted in the very heart of Swansea, BeyondTV promises to be an entertaining week with all proceeds going to to support the charity work of undercurrents.

Where is BeyondTv being held?
Taliesen Cinema, Swansea, Wales, SA2 8PZ.
Monkey Cafe , SA1 1JF. opposite Swansea castle for the BeyondTv party.
Dylan Thomas Centre SA1 1RR. Swansea Marina

What's can I expect to see & hear ?
Inspiring media workshops, superb home grown & global films, great music, comedians, food & drink a plenty.

What are the themes for submissions?
The theme of your subvert, animation or documentary should be social or environmental action. No dramas using actors will be chosen.

When can I go Beyond TV?
We begin Wednesday November 28th and the main festival day is Saturday December 1 with final screening on Sunday December 2nd

Where do I get a ticket?
Details to come

Staying in Swansea
Swansea has a large number of B+B's and Hotels in the town centre and along the seafront.

BeyondTv is supported by Arts Council of Wales

BeyondTV 2007 will take place at theTalisen Cinema, Swansea, Wales. Safe bicycle & car parking available. Disabled friendly. Hot food will be available.

Transport to venue
*Trains run to Swansea train station Train timetable 08457 484950
*Motoring From the M4, follow signs into Swansea city centre until you see a glass Pyarmid in front of you, cross the bridge bear left, past Sainsbury's & follow sealine to Swanse University.Easy.
*Bicycle - lots of safe cycle lock up space
*Megabus- Very cheap tickets to Cardiff from around UK & then a local bus to Swansea