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Radio Futura & FuturePlaces Festival

An open call for work...

Radio Futura, which will be broadcasting live throughout the 2009 edition of the FuturePlaces international digital media festival in Porto, Portugal is asking for submissions of work to use during its special one week festival broadcast. FuturePlaces focuses on digital media's effect upon local cultures and societies through a series of concerts, exhibitions, workshops, parties and film screenings amongst other events. Radio Futura will be presenting a programme of both live and studio recorded material addressing all aspects of radio, digital culture and/or local cultures and are seeking proposals for those programs. Submit proposals to: by 15 August 2009 in the form of a short statement of the idea to be developed in the radio program, or an audio file of a draft program (MP3 or OGG format only). Click here for more information.