Sundance gives voice: the 2018 festival

January 29, 2018

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By Eric Raddatz “Do you hear what they are saying?” Robin Williams asks of the living — not only a roomful of his students, but us. Then he whispers the answer, pointing to those who once filled their seats gazing silently and eternally from photos on the wall: “‘Carpe Diem.’ Seize the day!” That clip […]

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Tribeca film festival 2017 reignites energy and volatile conversations

April 27, 2017

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By Eric Raddatz Traveling from Fort Myers to New York City to attend the Tribeca film festival is an exciting endeavor on several levels. 1.)  The films, panels and discussions at Tribeca are some of the best you will enjoy at any festival worldwide. Having started two festivals here I realize Tribeca sits right at […]

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Sundance 2017—Climate at the forefront

January 27, 2017

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Humans—we have a problem. We. Are. All. Going. To. Die. Yes, this is a scientific fact. Am I still allowed to publish scientific fact? Anyway, it is indisputable. It also is the frightening reality portrayed in many of the films at this year’s Sundance lineup. With issues of climate at the forefront of the programming, […]

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December 7, 2016

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Miami transforms into the art capital of the world during Art Basel

December 7, 2016

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Miami transforms into the art capital of the world during Art Basel, with overwhelming, exciting and brilliant curations that set it ahead of any of the finest museums on the planet for one full week. It also makes my personal top five events to attend of all time. Now in its 15th year and always […]

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Live from SWFL it’s Eric Raddatz: Episode 4: TGIM 8.1.16 Fort Myers at Twisted Vine

August 4, 2016

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Live from SWFL it’s Eric Raddatz: Episode 4: TGIM 8.1.16 Fort Myers at Twisted Vine

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While the #OscarsSoWhite, #SundanceSoDiverse

January 29, 2016

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(Photos by Eric Raddatz/Florida  Weekly) General Lee showed up at the Sundance Film Festival this year. Not the General Lee from the Dukes of Hazzard or the historical ranking official reincarnated from the Civil War but General Spike Lee, from modern-day Brooklyn, showing for the first time to the world his documentary on pop legend […]

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