The Secret Policeman's Film Festival: New York City and Los Angeles June / July 2009

June 2009 marks the 30th Anniversary of the first Amnesty International benefit show, "The Secret Policeman's Ball." In the ensuing years, a series of Secret Policeman's Balls have taken place in England to raise fund for the human rights organization. To celebrate the anniversary, a retrospective film festival will take place in New York City and Los Angeles in June and July 2009. Eric Clapton appeared at "The Secret Policeman's Other Ball" in September 1981 dueting with Jeff Beck. That night also featured performances from Sting, Bob Geldof, Phil Collins and Donovan. These performances and many many more will be seen during the festival. For more details, ...

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