YouTube Weekly Update Jan. 28

Behind the Scenes: Inventing Abstraction, This video shows great graphics and how designers figure out how to make the complex information into compelling visuals. They talk about "the crossroads of ideas" and visualizing social networks.

Dallas Film Society, the Video Association of Dallas (VAD),  and TIFN, present WHEN I RISE: Dallas at the Angelika, Dallas on February 20th.

Mark the anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 with this powerful and stunning story. When I Rise (DVD). A gifted black music student at the University of Texas is thrust into a Civil Rights storm that changes her life forever.