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Lisa Gerrard

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Lisa Gerrard (born 12 April 1961) is an Australian musician, singer and composer who rose to prominence as part of the music group Dead Can Dance with music partner Brendan Perry. [1]

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Academy Awards

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.

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Agustí Villaronga

Agustí Villaronga Riutort (born 4 March 1953) is a Balearic Spanish film director, screenwriter and actor.

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Ali (film)

Ali is a 2001 American biographical sports drama film written, produced and directed by Michael Mann.

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Amsterdam is the capital and most populous municipality of the Netherlands.

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APRA Awards (Australia)

The APRA Music Awards are several award ceremonies run in Australia by Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) to recognise composing and song writing skills, sales and airplay performance by its members annually.

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ARIA Music Awards of 2009

The 23rd Annual Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards (generally known as ARIA Music Awards or simply The ARIAs) took place on 26 November 2009 at the Acer Arena at the Sydney Olympic Park complex.

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Armada Music

Armada Music is a Dutch record label that specializes in releasing electronic music.

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Armello is a digital role-playing strategy board game developed by Australian independent game studio League of Geeks as their debut project.

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Australian Music Prize

The Australian Music Prize (the AMP) is an annual award of $30,000 given to an Australian band or solo artist in recognition of the merit of an album released during the year of award.

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Azteca América

Azteca América (sometimes shortened to Azteca) is an American Spanish-language broadcast television network that is owned by HC2 Holdings, which acquired the network from the Azteca International Corporation subsidiary of TV Azteca. Headquartered in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale, California, the network's programming is aimed at Hispanic and Latino Americans in the United States and has access to programming from TV Azteca's three television national networks in Mexico, including a library with over 200,000 hours of original programming and news content from local bureaus in 32 Mexican states. Its programming consists of a mix of telenovelas, Liga MX matches, sports, news programming, and reality and variety series. Azteca is available on cable and satellite television (primarily carried on dedicated Spanish language programming tiers, except in some markets with an over-the-air affiliate), with local stations in over 60 markets with large Hispanic and Latino populations (reaching 89% of the Hispanic population in the U.S. The network's former flagship station KAZA-TV in Los Angeles (until January 2018) was the highest-rated station in Azteca's portfolio. President and CEO Manuel Abud has led the company since March 3, 2014.

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Balibo (film)

Balibo is a 2009 Australian war film that follows the story of the Balibo Five, a group of journalists who were captured and killed while reporting on activities just prior to the Indonesian invasion of East Timor of 1975.

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Baraka (film)

Baraka is a 1992 non-narrative documentary film directed by Ron Fricke.

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Black Hawk Down (film)

Black Hawk Down is a 2001 war film produced and directed by Ridley Scott from a screenplay by Ken Nolan.

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Brendan Perry

Brendan Michael Perry (born 30 June 1959) is a singer and multi-instrumentalist best known for his work as half of the duo Dead Can Dance with Lisa Gerrard.

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Brussels (Bruxelles,; Brussel), officially the Brussels-Capital Region (All text and all but one graphic show the English name as Brussels-Capital Region.) (Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest), is a region of Belgium comprising 19 municipalities, including the City of Brussels, which is the de jure capital of Belgium.

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Burning Man (film)

Burning Man is a 2011 Australian drama film written and directed by Jonathan Teplitzky.

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A chicane is a serpentine curve in a road, added by design rather than dictated by geography.

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A contralto is a type of classical female singing voice whose vocal range is the lowest female voice type.

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Dark wave

Dark wave is a music genre that emerged from the new wave and post-punk movement of the late 1970s.

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Dead Can Dance

Dead Can Dance is an Australian musical project formed in 1981 in Melbourne by Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry.

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Dead Can Dance (album)

Dead Can Dance is the debut studio album by Australian musical act Dead Can Dance.

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Denez Prigent

Denez Prigent (born 17 February 1966 in Santec, Finistère) is a Breton folk singer-songwriter of the gwerz and kan ha diskan styles of Breton music.

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Duality (Lisa Gerrard & Pieter Bourke album)

Duality is a collaborative album by Lisa Gerrard and Pieter Bourke released in 1998.

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Emily Watson

Emily Margaret Watson, OBE (born 14 January 1967) is an English actress.

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Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone, Grand Officer OMRI (born 10 November 1928) is an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor, and former trumpet player.

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Essen (Latin: Assindia) is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

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Ethereal wave

Ethereal wave,Glasnost Wave magazine, issue # 42, p. 32/34, genre classification of the bands Trance to the Sun ("Ghost Forest"), This Ascension ("Light and Shade"), Soul Whirling Somewhere ("Eating the Sea"), Cocteau Twins and Lycia, Germany, April 1994Thomas Wacker: Projekt Records label portrait, Black music magazine, issue # 7/97, p. 66, Spring 1997 also called ethereal darkwave, ethereal gothPropaganda: Projekt: Ethereal Gothic, advertisement, issue # 19, p. 19, New York, September 1992 or simply ethereal, is a subgenre of dark wave music and is variously described as "gothic", "romantic", and "otherworldly".

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Experimental music

Experimental music is a general label for any music that pushes existing boundaries and genre definitions.

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Farscape (album)

Farscape is the thirty-seventh album by Klaus Schulze.

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Fateless (film)

Fateless (Sorstalanság) is a Hungarian film directed by Lajos Koltai, released in 2005.

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Gladiator (2000 film)

Gladiator is a 2000 epic historical drama film directed by Ridley Scott and written by David Franzoni, John Logan, and William Nicholson.

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Golden Globe Award

Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.

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Gothic rock

Gothic rock (alternately called goth-rock or goth) is a style of rock music that emerged from post-punk in the late 1970s.

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Hammered dulcimer

The hammered dulcimer is a percussion-stringed instrument which consists of strings typically stretched over a trapezoidal resonant sound board.

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Hans Zimmer

Hans Florian Zimmer (born 12 September 1957) is a German film score composer and record producer.

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Hugo Weaving

Hugo Wallace Weaving (born 4 April 1960) is an English-Australian film and stage actor.

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An idioglossia (from the Greek ιδιογλωσσ idioglōss, from idio- "personal" and glōssos "tongue") is an idiosyncratic language invented and spoken by only one person or very few people.

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Immortal Memory

Immortal Memory is an album by Dead Can Dance member Lisa Gerrard and Irish classical composer Patrick Cassidy, released in 2004.

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iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.

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Jeff Rona

Jeffrey Carl "Jeff" Rona (born March 3, 1957) is an American composer for film.

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Jim Loach

James Loach (born 6 June 1969) is an English film director.

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Klaus Schulze

Klaus Schulze (born 4 August 1947) is a German electronic music composer and musician.

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Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole is a 2010 American-Australian 3D computer-animated fantasy-adventure film based on the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series by Kathryn Lasky.

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Lisa Gerrard

Lisa Gerrard (born 12 April 1961) is an Australian musician, singer and composer who rose to prominence as part of the music group Dead Can Dance with music partner Brendan Perry.

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Little band scene

The little band scene was an experimental post-punk scene which flourished in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia from 1978 until early 1981.

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LP record

The LP (from "long playing" or "long play") is an analog sound storage medium, a vinyl record format characterized by a speed of rpm, a 12- or 10-inch (30 or 25 cm) diameter, and use of the "microgroove" groove specification.

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Mediterranean Sea

The Mediterranean Sea is a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north by Southern Europe and Anatolia, on the south by North Africa and on the east by the Levant.

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Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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A mezzo-soprano or mezzo (meaning "half soprano") is a type of classical female singing voice whose vocal range lies between the soprano and the contralto voice types.

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Michael Edwards (Australian composer)

Michael Edwards (born 18. February 1974) is an Australian composer and pianist based in Berlin.

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Michael Mann

Michael Kenneth Mann (born February 5, 1943) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer of film and television who is best known for his distinctive brand of stylized crime drama.

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Milan Entertainment

Milan Entertainment is an independently owned record company releasing soundtracks for film and television, electronic music, a diverse roster of acclaimed artists, and best selling compilation albums offering samples of tangos, film and Latin music.

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Moon Child (1989 film)

Moon Child (El niño de la luna) is a 1989 Spanish fantasy film directed by Agustí Villaronga.

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New-age music

New-age music is a genre of music intended to create artistic inspiration, relaxation, and optimism.

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is Japan's national public broadcasting organization.

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Niki Caro

Nikola Jean "Niki" Caro (born 1967) is a film director and screenwriter.

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Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.

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Ombra mai fu

"" is the opening aria from the 1738 opera Serse by George Frideric Handel.

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Oranges and Sunshine

Oranges and Sunshine is a 2011 Australian drama film directed by Jim Loach as his directorial debut.

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Orléans is a prefecture and commune in north-central France, about 111 kilometres (69 miles) southwest of Paris.

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Patrick Cassidy (composer)

Patrick Cassidy is an Irish orchestral, choral, and film score composer.

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Pieter Bourke

Pieter Alan Bourke is an Australian composer, keyboardist, percussionist and audio engineer.

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Post-punk (originally called new musick) is a broad type of rock music that emerged from the punk movement of the 1970s, in which artists departed from the simplicity and traditionalism of punk rock to adopt a variety of avant-garde sensibilities.

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Prahran, Victoria

Prahran (/pɛ'ræn/, also known colloquially as "Pran") is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 5 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the City of Stonnington local government area.

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Priest (2011 film)

Priest is a 2011 American action horror film directed by Scott Stewart and stars Paul Bettany as the title character.

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Ridley Scott

Sir Ridley Scott (born 30 November 1937) is an English film director and producer.

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Russell Crowe

Russell Ira Crowe (born 7 April 1964) is an actor, film producer and musician.

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is the 49th NHK Taiga drama.

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Sakamoto Ryōma

was a Japanese prominent figure in the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate.

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Salem's Lot (2004 miniseries)

Salem's Lot is a 2004 American two-part television mini-series which first aired on TNT on June 20 and ended its run on June 21, 2004.

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Sanctuary (2006 film)

Sanctuary or Sanctuary: Lisa Gerrard is a 2006 documentary film about life and work of Australian musician and singer, Lisa Gerrard.

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"Sanvean: I am your shadow" is a song co-written in September 1993 by Lisa Gerrard and composer/multi-instrumentalist Andrew Claxton during rehearsals in Ireland for the 1993 Dead Can Dance international tour.

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Spiritchaser is the seventh studio album by Dead Can Dance, and the last before Brendan Perry and Lisa Gerrard went their separate ways.

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Taiga drama

is the name NHK gives to the annual, year-long historical fiction television drama series it broadcasts in Japan.

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Tears of Gaza

Tears of Gaza is a Norwegian anti-war movie from 2010 concerning the Gaza War as seen through the eyes of a group of Palestinian children.

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The Insider (film)

The Insider is a 1999 American drama film directed by Michael Mann, from a script adapted by Eric Roth and Mann from Marie Brenner's Vanity Fair article "The Man Who Knew Too Much".

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The Mirror Pool

The Mirror Pool is Lisa Gerrard's first solo album, released by 4AD in 1995 (one year before the release of Spiritchaser, the last work Dead Can Dance issued before disbanding in 1998).

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The Silver Tree

The Silver Tree is a 2006 album by Lisa Gerrard.

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The Wolfgang Press

The Wolfgang Press was an English post-punk band, active from 1983 to 1995, recording for the 4AD label.

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Tim Cope

Tim Cope (1978) is an Australian adventurer, author, filmmaker, trekking guide, and public speaker who grew up in Gippsland, Victoria.

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Warsaw (Warszawa; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.

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Whale Rider

Whale Rider is a 2002 New Zealand-German family drama film directed by Niki Caro, based on the novel of the same name by Witi Ihimaera.

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The trapezoidal yangqin is a Chinese hammered dulcimer, originally from Persia (modern-day Iran).

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2:22 (2017 film)

2:22 is an American-Australian science fiction thriller film directed by Paul Currie, written by Nathan Parker and Todd Stein, and starring Michiel Huisman, Teresa Palmer and Sam Reid.

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4AD is a British independent record label, founded by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent in 1980.

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