'Mad Cowboy' Wins Artivist Film Festival Best Feature Award.Co-Produced by Orlando-Based i.d.e.a.s., Documentary Trumps Animal Advocacy Category
LOS ANGELES Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. -- "Mad Cowboy," the documentary about Howard Lyman Howard F. Lyman was born in Great Falls, Montana, on September 17, 1938. He was raised on a farm that produced dairy and meat commodities.
He attended Montana State University and graduated in 1961 with a BS degree in general agriculture. , was selected by the Artivist Film Festival as Best Feature in the Animal Advocacy category. Bob Allen
Bob Allen (born 1958) is an American politician who has been a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives since 2000, representing Florida's 32nd district. , the film's Co-Executive Producer and Chief Storyteller at i.d.e.a.s., and the film's Producer, Dr. Patrick Fitzgerald This article is about the United States Attorney who investigated the Plame affair. For the British singer-songwriter, see Patrik Fitzgerald. For the Northwestern University football head coach, see Pat Fitzgerald.
Patrick J. , were on hand to accept the award during the festival's screening and awards ceremony on November 12, 2006.
"As producers, Pat Fitzgerald
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Fatal neurodegenerative disease of cattle. Symptoms include behavioral changes (e.g. and the politics of agriculture, ecological sustainability, and human health, makes a strong statement about industrial farming and its impact on the planet and on our fellow beings. The opportunity to work with a talent like Michael Tobias The creator of this article, or someone who has substantially contributed to it, may have a conflict of interest regarding its subject matter.
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Howard Lyman, made famous by his appearance on the Oprah Winfrey Show and the subsequent legal battle with the Cattleman's Association, is the documentary's main focus. Lyman's twenty year career working to educate American's about the impact of industrial farming is depicted through interviews, news clips and vivid cinematography cinematography: see motion picture photography.
Art and technology of motion-picture photography. It involves the composition of a scene, lighting of the set and actors, choice of cameras, camera angle, and integration of special . The film also examines the free speech issue central to the $180 million dollar lawsuit against Lyman and Winfrey, one in which they eventually prevailed.
Written and Directed by Michael Tobias, "Mad Cowboy" is A Dancing Star Foundation Film. The film was produced by Dr. Patrick Fitzgerald in Association with Integrity Arts Films, a division of i.d.e.a.s. Entertainment.
About Artivist (www.artivists.org): "ARTIVIST" is the first international film festival dedicated to addressing Human Rights, Children's Advocacy, Environmental Preservation, and Animal Rights. Its mission is to strengthen the voice of international activist-artists, or "Artivists," while raising public awareness for social global causes.
About i.d.e.a.s. (www.integrityarts.com): A widely respected studio, i.d.e.a.s. is a collection of businesses focusing on entertainment, learning, marketing and innovative design. Their work includes products for the travel & leisure, healthcare, entertainment, government and education markets.