Libya

RESTREPO Director Dead in Libya

RESTREPO Director Dead in Libya

Tim Hetherington (left) at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. Photo credit: Getty Images. It was reported today that Oscar-nominated film director and acclaimed photojournalist Tim Hetherington was killed while covering the front lines of the Libyan struggle. Hetherington was an inspiration to all of us at Sundance Channel and will be greatly missed. Read more at…

Qaddafi gets autotuned and goes viral

Qaddafi gets autotuned and goes viral

A 31-year-old Israeli “journalist, musician and Internet buff” Noy Alooshe autotuned embattled Libyan leader Muammar el-Qaddafi’s recent crazed televised speech and set it to an electro-dance beat. The rather catchy song and video “Zenga Zenga Song” has since gone quickly viral (over 1.5MM YouTube views) and provided a 21st century revolutionary version of the Numa…