LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Uniting the world through the power of art, the Zeitgeist Media Festival is back at the historic Avalon Hollywood on Sunday, August 4th, 2013. This not-for-profit Activist Arts Festival features socially conscious live music, comedy, short films, speakers, visual and interactive arts. The Zeitgeist Media Festival has occurred the last 2 years with over 40 parallel events across 20 countries each year, with the main event in Los Angeles for the 3rd year.
This year's festival features a bonanza of talent including Violin Virtuoso Lili Haydn, RT's Abby Martin of 'Breaking the Set', 'Zeitgeist' Filmmaker and Director of recent hit Black Sabbath Video Peter Joseph; Emmy Winning Comedian Rick Overton, Savvy Spoken Word/Comedian and Chart-Topping Songwriter IN Q, Famed Muralist Mear One, Dazzling Performance Painter Norton Wisdom, World-Renowned Opera Singer and Civil Rights Activist KB Solomon, 'Epic-Step' DJ Phenom The Siren, Best-Selling Author of 'The Game' and Writer for Rolling Stone, New York Times Neil Strauss, Grammy Winning Singer/Songwriter Gary Nicholson, Counter-Culture bands Hierosonic, (i am) isis, and Lillian's Rose plus many more.
Partners represented at the 2013 Zeitgeist Media Festival include: KPFK, Green Party CA, Free & Equal, Leaders Causing Leaders, LA Food Bank, Good Planet Media, The People's Voice, Project Peace on Earth, Onelov, Safe Passage, Source Spiritual Center, The Zeitgeist Movement, Holigent, Soul Based Living
The Zeitgeist Media Festival is the place for Socially Conscious Entertainment and Community!
The festival runs from 3:00pm to 11:00pm with doors opening at 2:00pm. Avalon is located at 1735 N. Vine St. in Hollywood, CA. There will be a food drive in association with the LA Food Bank and attendees are encouraged to bring a canned/sealed food donation to support the poverty stricken in Los Angeles.
MORE INFO: www.zeitgeistmediafestival.org
LIVE GLOBAL WEBCAST: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/the-zeitgeist-media-festival
The Zeitgeist Media Festival is a global, multimedia event working to utilize the Arts as an avenue to create sustainable values in the pursuit of a better world. ZMF bridges the artistic & activist communities in the hope to inspire a socially conscious change in values. The festival will take place Sunday August 4, 2013 at the historic Avalon Theater in Hollywood.
While started by the non-profit, social sustainability activist organization The Zeitgeist Movement, the Zeitgeist Media Festival is open to any socially conscious group which also wishes to join in the expression for a more balanced, peaceful world through the medium of art
Press Contact: Ben Cooke, 310-859-4600
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