Shortlisted Artists 2014
Oct 2014 14

The 51 artists shortlisted for the Passion For Freedom Art Festival 2014

Shortlisted artworks will be exhibited at the Embassy Tea Gallery from 5th till 15th November 2014. The winners and the Freedom Ambassador for 2015 will be announced during the award ceremony on Saturday the 8th of November 2014. [ Read more ]

Films 2014
Oct 2014 08

The Film Section of the festival selects film makers who’ve proven their passion
for freedom in a politically correct or sensitive environment whilst answering
with their work 3 questions:

1. WHAT IS FREEDOM?
2. HOW EASY IS IT TO LOSE IT?
3. HOW HARD IS IT TO GET IT BACK?

Recognizing the importance of documentary and feature films in freedom
movements, the Film Section of the festival has short-listed films for their
artistic values and meaningful impact on societies.

All the trailers of the nominees are being published on the festival
Youtube channel inspiring thousands of concerned citizens to watch quality films.
Set in a special setting of a gallery venue, surrounded by the various art
creations of the festival, we have arrange screenings for the awarded films followed
by a talk with the film makers for more than a hundred members of the audience.

Every day a new trailer will be published. Watch this space Watch these movies. [ Read more ]

Journalists 2014
Sep 2014 12

This is a celebration of freedom in journalism

Passion for Freedom recognizes journalists whose work has protected freedom in our world and provided the public with truthful information. Investigative journalists, despite personal danger and challenges in obtaining resources to carry out their work, continue to play a key role in uncovering wrong doing and exposing crimes that undermine democracy and human freedom. [ Read more ]

Books 2014
Sep 2014 08

Books 2014

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Passion for Freedom Festival celebrates writers who passionately discuss subjects related to freedom in a politically correct or sensitive environment and who elucidate the value and fragility of freedom in our societies. Their works cover these three questions:

1. WHAT IS FREEDOM?

2. HOW EASY IS IT TO LOSE IT?

3. HOW HARD IS IT TO GET IT BACK?

Selected Books for Passion for Freedom Festival 2014

  1. The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce’s Ulysses by Kevin Birmingham
  2. Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick
  3. Woman: Acceptable Exploitation for Profit by Shreela Flather
  4. How We Invented Freedom & Why It Matters by Daniel Hannan
  5. The Arrest of Ai Weiwei by Barnaby Martin
  6. Islamophilia by Douglas Murray
  7. The Imam’s Daughter by Hannah Shah
  8. Agent Storm: My Life Inside al-Qaeda by Morten Storm, Paul Cruickshank and Tim Lister
  9. Magna Carta – The Foundation of Freedom 1215-2015 by Nicholas Vincent
  10. Sharia versus Freedom: The Legacy of Islamic Totalitarianism by Andrew G. Bostom

[ Read more ]