CALIFORNIA AND THE AMERICAN DREAM


















 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS


THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Sunday, October 21st @ 7:05 PM

Oakland International Film Festival

www.oiff.org

Grand Lake Theater

3200 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA

Tickets $10

Program starts at 5:30 PM. THE NEW LOS ANGELES is preceded by 5 short documentaries.


THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Thursday, October 11th @ 6 PM*

La Femme Film Festival

www.lafemme.org

Wilshire Screening Room and Festival Lounge

8670 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA

Tickets $10

Program runs from 5-7 PM beginning with the documentary LOOKING FOR ELSE (62 mins) and continuing with THE NEW LOS ANGELES (55 mins).


THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Sunday, August 14th @ 5 PM

Monterrey International Film Festival

www.ficmty.org

MM Cinemas TEC Muestra Alterna

Av. Eugenio Garza Sada 2719 Sur

Monterrey, Nuevo Le—n


THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Saturday, July 7th @ 7 PM

San Frrancisco Labor Fest

www.laborfest.net

Roxie Theatre

3117 16th St., SF

Tickets $5

Program starts with Morristown (60 mins), then Uncommon Knowledge (28 mins), then THE NEW LOS ANGELES


Thursday, June 7, 2007

CALIFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

Fund raiser screening for the 40th Anniversary Celebration of
The Marin Museum of the American Indian
221 Hillside Avenue
Mill Valley, CA 94941
415 879-9064

Graton Tribal Council members, Museum representatives and
filmmakers Jed Riffe, Jack Kohler and Maureen Gosling will attend.
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June 14, 2007, 2 PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Google

Private lunch screening and discussion with chefs,
food service workers and Google employees.

Discussion with the filmmakers, Jed Riffe and Emiko Omori
will follow the screening
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Thursday, June 21, 2007, 7:30 PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Berkeley Hillside Club
2286 Cedar at Arch St.
Berkeley, CA
(510) 843-8724

Discussion with the filmmakers, Jed Riffe and Emiko Omori
 will follow the screening
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PAST EVENTS


RECENT SCREENINGS: THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Saturday, March 31st @ 5:30 PM

THE NEW LOS ANGELES

WomenÂ’s International Film & Arts Festival (Miami)

www.wiffonline.org

AMC Cocowalk 16

3015 Grand Ave., Coconut Grove, FL 33133

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Sunday, March 18th @ 3:30 PM*

THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Nominee, Best Documentary

San Fernando Valley International Film Festival

www.viffi.org

Beverly Garland's Holiday Inn

4222 Vineland Ave.

North Hollywood, CA 91602

Q&A with Director Lyn Goldfarb following the screening.

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Saturday, March 17th @ 7:00 PM

THE NEW LOS ANGELES

The Other Venice Film Festival

www.othervenicefilmfest.com

Switch Studios

316 S. Venice Blvd, Venice, CA, 90291

Q&A with Director Lyn Goldfarb following the screening.

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Saturday, February 24 @ 2 PM

THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Featured as part of American Stories part 2 Showcase

Big Muddy Film Festival

www.bigmuddyfilm.com

Southern Illinois University,

Carbondale, Illinois

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Saturday, February 17th @ 4:35 PM

THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Pan African Film Festival

www.paff.org

AMC Magic Johnson Theater (Theater #7)

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza

3650 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA

Pre-screening panel @ 3 PM on “Latinos and Blacks in Entertainment, their Conflicts, Conquests and Common Ground”, featuring Maria Elena Durazo.

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May 19, 2007, 12 Noon,

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Mendocino Film Festival
45000 Main Street
Mendocino, CA 95460
www.mendocinofilmfestival.org

Filmmakers Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe in Attendance
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Saturday, May 12, 2007

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Land Trust of the Treasure Valley
Boise, ID
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Friday, May 4, 2007, 7:00 p.m.

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Outdoor Screening in Alameda
Presented by Alameda Natural Grocery and
The Straus Family Creamery
The Marketplace
1650 Park Street
Alameda, CA 94501

Screening followed by panel discussion with filmmakers and local farmers
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Thursday, April 19, 2007, 7:00 p.m.

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Earth Week 2007, Sonoma State University
Presented by Sonoma Earth Action
Schultz Library Room 2015 A, 2nd Floor
Sonoma State University
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Thursday, April 19, 2007, 7:00 p.m.

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Earth Week 2007, UC Berkeley
Presented by the ASUC Sustainability Team
101 Moffitt
UC Berkeley Campus
earthweek.berkeley.edu

The film will be shown as part of the WELL film series in Willits
that evening at 7PM at the Little Lake Health Center, 45 Hazel Street.
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Saturday, January 13, 2007 6PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Slow Food San Francisco
California College of the Arts
San Francisco Campus
450 Irwin Street, San Francisco
www.slowfoodsanfrancisco.com

Filmmakers Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe in Attendance
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Monday, November 20, 2006 6PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Society for Agriculture and Food Ecology
University of California Berkeley
School of Public Health Warren Auditorium
www.agrariana.org

Screening and Discussion with filmmaker Emiko Omori,
Tyrone Hayes and Miguel Altieri- Funded by the Knight Program
on Journalism and the Environment

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Saturday, November 11th 2006 2:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Sonoma County Museum Exhibition
Food Documentaries And Their Maker
Sonoma County Museum
www.sonomacountymuseum.org
425 Seventh Street
Santa Rosa, CA
707-579-1500

Panel Featuring: Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe (Ripe for Change)

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Sunday, November 5th 11AM – 1PM 2006

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Planet in Focus (Int. Film Festival)
Innis College
Toronto, Ontario
www.planetinfocus.org
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Friday, October 27th 2006 6:00-8:00 PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

"Chico, Our Sustainable Future"

Chico State University
Building: Chico Ayres 106

Filmmaker Jed Riffe will present the film and
do a Q & A following the screening.


Friday, October 20th 2006 6:00-9:00 PM

Colorado Bioneers Screening
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RIPE FOR CHANGE

University of Colorado, Boulder
HUMN 250
Film: Join Bioneers for an evening of film and short
 discussion with special guests.
Thursday, October 19th, 7:00-9:00 PM

"Local Food Week Film Screening"
Social Justice on the Farm
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Thursday, October 19th 2006 7:00-9:00 PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Sustainability Week
U C Davis
ASUCD CoHo Center

Filmmaker Jed Riffe will present the film and do a
 Q & A following the screening.
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Tuesday, October 10th 2006 8:00-10:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Media that Matters Session
International Food Security Coalition Conference
www.bridgingbordersconference.org or www.foodsecurity.org

Vancouver B.C.

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance
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Saturday, October 7th 2006 2:00PM and 3:30PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

City of Brentwood Community Center
730 Third Street
Brentwood, CA

2:00PM - 3:00PM Reading from David Mas Masumoto
"Epitaph for a Peach"

3:30PM - 5:30PM Screening and Discussion - RIPE FOR CHANGE

Filmmakers Jed Riffe and Emiko Omori in Attendance
Author David Mas Masumoto in Attendance
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Saturday, September 23rd 2006 4:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Oakland International Film Festival - www.oiff.org
Grand Lake Theater
3200 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA

Panel discussion with organic farmer Will Scott
and professor Tyrone Hayes

Filmmakers Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe in Attendance
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Saturday, September 16th 2006 7:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema - www.bhoutdoorcine.org
Bernal Heights Park
San Francisco, CA
415-641-8417

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance
Saturday, May 19, 2007 10AM
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CALFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

Mendocino Film Festival
45000 Main Street
Mendocino, CA 95460
www.mendocinofilmfestival.org

Filmmakers Jed Riffe, Jack Kohler, Maureen Gosling
And Council members of the Federated Indians of the Graton Rancheria in Attendance
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Friday, January 26, 2007 3:15PM

CALIFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

ARTS IN THE ONE WORLD: CULTURE AND IDENTITY

A Conference at California Institute of the Arts
24700 McBean Parkway
Valencia, CA 91355

Filmmaker Jed Riffe will discuss the film with a panel of anthropologists and indigenous people from around the world
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Friday, October 27th 2006 6:00-8:00 PM

CALIFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

Native Visions Film Festival
Rapid City South Dakota

Filmmaker Jack Kohler in Attendance
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Saturday, October 14, 2006

CALIFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

California Indian Conference
Dominican College
San Rafael, California


Filmmaker Jed Riffe, Lorelle Ross and
Anita Silva, Federated Indians of the
Graton Rancheria in Attendance
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Thursday, October 5th 5:30PM

CALIFORNIA'S "LOST" TRIBES

National Congress of the American Indian
1400 J Street Room#314
Sacramento, CA

Filmmakers Jed Riffe, Jack Kohler and Maureen Gosling
in attendance with tribal leaders featured in the film
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Friday, September 15th 5:20PM

CALIFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

Kansas International Film Festival - www.kansasfilm.com
Glenwood Arts Theatre
9575 Metcalf Ave.
Overland Park, KS
(on the east side of Metcalf South Shopping Center)
913-642-4404

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance
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March 10th, 2006,1:30 TO 3:30

CALIFORNIA'S "LOST" TRIBES


Thirty Second Annual Conference
Southwest Labor Studies Association at UCLA
Ackerman Union, KGS

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance
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THURSDAY Nov. 10, 7:30pm

CALIFORNIA'S "LOST" TRIBES

American Indian Film Festival
San Francisco Palace of Fine Arts

Filmmakers Jed Riffe, Jack Kohler, Maureen Gosling,
Lorelle Ross and Anita Silva, Federated Indians of the
Graton Rancheria in Attendance

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Monday, November 20, 2006 6PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE


Society for Agriculture and Food Ecology
University of California Berkeley
School of Public Health Warren Auditorium

Screening and Discussion with film-maker Emiko Omori,
Tyrone Hayes and Miguel Altieri moderated by
Severine Flemings

Funded by the Knight Program on Journalism and the Environment
For more information: www.agrariana.org
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Saturday, January 13, 2007 6PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Slow Food Convivium of San Francisco

Screening Theater-California College of the Arts
San Francisco Campus
1111 Eighth Street San Francisco, CA
Screening and Discussion with film-makers
Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe

For tickets and more info:
www.slowfoodsanfrancisco.com/events

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Friday, March 31, 2007

THE PRICE OF RENEWAL

Pacific Sociological Association
78th Annual Meeting
Oakland Marriott City Center

Oakland, California
www.pacificsoc.org

 

Filmmaker Paul Espinosa in Attendance

with Project Scholar Dr. Leland Saito

Associate Professor of Sociology & American Studies and Ethnicity

University of Southern California
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Sunday, November 5th

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Planet in Focus (Int. Film Festival) - www.planetinfocus.org
Bloor Cinema
506 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance
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Saturday, November 11th 2:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Sonoma County Museum Exhibition
Food Documentaries And Their Maker
Sonoma County Museum - www.sonomacountymuseum.org
425 Seventh Street
Santa Rosa, CA
707-579-1500

Panel Featuring: Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe (Ripe for Change) and
Deborah Koons Garcia (The Future of Food)

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Friday, October 27th, 6:00-8:00 PM

"Chico, Our Sustainable Future"

RIPE FOR CHANGE


Chico State University
Building: Chico Ayres 106

Filmmaker Jed Riffe will present the film and do a Q & A following the screening.

www.csuchico.edu/sustainablefuture/events/index.shtm

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Thursday, October 19th, 7:00-9:00 PM

"Local Food Week Film Screening"
Social Justice on the Farm

RIPE FOR CHANGE

U C Davis
ASUCD CoHo Center

Filmmaker Jed Riffe will present the film and do a Q & A following the screening.

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Friday, October 20th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Colorado Bioneers Screening

RIPE FOR CHANGE

University of Coloarado, Boulder
HUMN 250
Film: Join Bioneers for an evening of film and short discussion with special guests.  

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Thursday, October 5th 5:30PM

CALIFORNIA'S "LOST" TRIBES

National Congress of the American Indian
1400 J Street Room#314
Sacramento, CA

Filmmakers Jed Riffe and Jack Kohler in attendance
with tribal leaders featured in the film

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Saturday, October 7th 2:00PM and 3:30PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

City of Brentwood Community Center
730 Third Street
Brentwood, CA

2:00PM - 3:00PM Reading from David Mas Masumoto
"Epitaph for a Peach"

3:30PM - 5:30PM Screening and Discussion - RIPE FOR CHANGE

Filmmakers Jed Riffe and Emiko Omori in Attendance
Author David Mas Masumoto in Attendance
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Tuesday, October 10th 8:00-10:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Media that Matters Session
International Food Security Coalition Conference
www.bridgingbordersconference.org or www.foodsecurity.org

October 7-11
Sheraton Wall Centre
Vancouver B.C.

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance

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Saturday, September 23rd 4:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Oakland International Film Festival - www.oiff.org
Grand Lake Theater
3200 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA

Panel discussion with organic farmers Will Scott,
Maria Inez Catalan, Dru Rivers, and professors Tyronne Hayes,
Miguel Altieri, and Richard Heinberg

Filmmakers Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe in Attendance


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Saturday, September 16th 7:00PM

RIPE FOR CHANGE

Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema - www.bhoutdoorcine.org
Bernal Heights Park
Folsom Street & Bernal Heights Boulevard
San Francisco, CA
415-641-8417

Filmmakers Emiko Omori and Jed Riffe in Attendance
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Friday, September 15th 5:20PM

CALIFORNIA’S “LOST” TRIBES

Kansas International Film Festival - www.kansasfilm.com
Glenwood Arts Theatre
9575 Metcalf Ave.
Overland Park, KS
(on the east side of Metcalf South Shopping Center)
913-642-4404

Filmmaker Jed Riffe in Attendance

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Saturday, August 12, 2006

THE PRICE OF RENEWAL

 Dallas Video Festival - http://www.videofest.org/2006
and Dallas Peace Film Festival
Kalita Humphries Theater at the Dallas Theater Center
3636 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Dallas, Texas

Screening followed by Panel Discussion

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Friday, August 25 6:00 PM

THE NEW LOS ANGELES
2006 Nosotros American Latino Film Festival - www.nosotros.org
Ricardo Montalbán Theatre
1615 N. Vine St.
Hollywood, CA 90028
 
Filmmaker Lyn Goldfarb in Attendance

Featured speaker: Maria Elena Durazo
Executive Secretary-Treasurer
LA County Federation of Labor

 

Tickets available at the door
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The Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable presents
THE NEW LOS ANGELES at the Lucy Florence Cultural Center:


Sunday, July 16th at 7:00 PM
3351 W. 43rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90008
323-293-1356

Director Lyn Goldfarb will be present.
DVDs will be available for purchase.
www.losangelesurbanpolicyroundtable.org
www.lucyflorence.com

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Remy's On Temple, An Art Gallery in Historic Filipinotown,
will host a community screening of THE NEW LOS ANGELES:


Saturday, July 15th at 7:00 PM
2126 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90026
213-484-2884

Director Lyn Goldfarb will be present.
DVDs will be available for purchase.

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Thursday, June 22, 2006

Screening of Segments From

THE PRICE OF RENEWAL

THE NEW LOS ANGELES

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR)
2006 National Convening

New Neighbors, New Opportunities:

The Promise of Immigrant Integration

Brown Palace
Denver, Colorado

Screenings followed by Discussion

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Monday, April 3, 2006

THE PRICE OF RENEWAL

Arizona State University
School of Planning
College of Design

Screening followed by Q&A with Filmmaker
and ASU Professor of Chicano/a Studies Paul Espinosa

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Thirty Second Annual Conference
Southwest Labor Studies Association at UCLA

CALIFORNIA'S "LOST" TRIBES screening
(preview screening) 
March 10th, 2006,
1:30 TO 3:30 Ackerman Union, KGS

Produced and directed by by Jed Riffe ("Ishi, the Last Yahi"),
Co-produced by Jack Kohler.

Q&A with Jed Riffe will Follow this special screening.

THE NEW LOS ANGELES screening
(preview screening)
March 11th, 2006,
12:30 to 2:00 PM. AU 2408

Produced by Lyn Goldfarb ("With Babies and Banners").
Q&A with Lyn Goldfarb

For more information : The Southwest Labor Studies Website

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San Diego Latino Film Festival

THE NEW LOS ANGELES screening
March 12th, 2006, 1:30 PM
Filmmaker Lyn Goldfarb will be in attendance

THE PRICE OF RENEWAL
screening
March 19th, 2006,
3:30 PM, Screen 6
Filmmaker Paul Espinosa will be in attendance

UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas at Hazard Center
7510 Hazard Center Drive, Suite 100
(Off Friears Road in Mission Valley)
Telephone : (619) 574-8684

For more information : San Diego Latino Film Festival Website

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Preview Screening of Segments From
California and the American Dream  

Thursday, March 23, 2006

Phoenix Art Museum
Whiteman Theater/Great Hall
1625 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 

Screening Followed by Panel featuring Special Guests:

ASU Professor of Practice Raul Yzaguirre

City Councilman Michael Johnson

Former Tribal President Ivan Makil

Asian American Times Publisher Manny Wong

ASU Professors of Chicana/o Studies

Carlos Velez Ibanez (Moderator) and

Producer/Director Paul Espinosa

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Preview Screening of Segments From
California and the American Dream  

Thursday, June 8, 2006

National Hispanic Cultural Center
Bank of America Theatre
1701 4th Street S.W.
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Screening Followed by Q&A session
with Producer/Director and Albuquerque native
Paul Espinosa

 

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