Global Citizen Festival

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Come see John Mayer, Alicia Keys, Kings of Leon and Stevie Wonder perform Live on AOL.com
THIS SATURDAY, September 28th, 2013. Coverage starts at 4pm here.

For the second straight year, AOL has partnered with the Global Citizens and the Global Poverty Project to live stream the Global Citizen Festival live from Central Park to help bring awareness and help abolish global poverty. AOL is committed to helping build a movement, and applauds creation of partnerships among governments, NGOs and the private sector to find solutions. It will take a village, as they say, to pull communities out of the cycle of extreme poverty.

Check out the awesome trailer for this year's event!


Last year, AOL.com helped live stream this amazing event that featured Foo Fighters, K'naan and Neil Young and Crazy Horse!! Did you miss it?

Check out the 2012 recap!



Learn more about these Important Issues and how to help and be a true Global Citizen:

Global Citizen Festival
Malaria is a race against time. But for every dollar donated through Malaria No More's Power of One campaign on Po1.org, a life-saving test and treatment will reach a clinic in Zambia, ready for a fevered child who might have malaria.

One dollar given. One child saved. That's the power of one. Give now at Po1.org
If we rise together, we can end extreme poverty.
http://globalcitizen.org










DIRECTED BY Jonathan Olinger, Michael Trainer
SERIES CREATIVE DIRECTOR Michael Trainer
WRITERS Lindsay Branham, Jonathan Olinger
NARRATED BY Blair Underwood
PRODUCED BY DTJ (www.dtj.org)
RODUCER Lindsay Branham, Adam Barton
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER Michael Trainer
CINEMATOGRAPHY Alexander Cullen, Jonathan Olinger, Ricky
Norris, Julian Tovar, Austin Mann, Lindsay Branham, Elissa Bogos
ORIGINAL SCORE Ryan O'Neal
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Adam Butterfield
LEAD EDITOR Lindsay Branham
EDITOR Jonathan Olinger
VISUAL EFFECTS Dan DiFelice
MOTION GRAPHICS Dan Johnson
COLOR Matt Fezz
SOUND DESIGN Ben Lukas Boysen
SOUND MIX Charles de Montebello, CDM Studios, NYC
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Michael Kontomanolis, Tavi Fields
GLIDECAM OPERATOR Samuel Bathrick
ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE BY DTJ, We Rise, Half the Sky Movement
and Show of Force, UNICEF
VOICE OVER RECORDING Margarita Mix, Hollywood
VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO
Cody Irizarry
Jane Rosenthal
Nancy Lefkowitz
Access to education is not a privilege, it's a right.

No one teaches us how to dream. We just do. But dreams can only carry the 67 million children not in school, mostly girls, so far. Educating child no matter where they are is one of the biggest steps we can take toward ending extreme poverty.


DIRECTED BYJonathan Olinger, Michael Trainer
SERIES CREATIVE DIRECTOR Michael Trainer
WRITERS Lindsay Branham, Jonathan Olinger
NARRATED BY America Ferrera
PRODUCED BY DTJ (www.dtj.org)
PRODUCER Lindsay Branham
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER Michael Trainer
CINEMATOGRAPHY Austin Mann
ORIGINAL SCORE Ryan O'Neal
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER Adam Butterfield
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Liesbeth Roolvink
LEAD EDITOR Jonathan Olinger
EDITORS Lindsay Branham
VISUAL EFFECTS Dan DiFelice
MOTION GRAPHICS Dan Johnson
COLOR Matt Fezz
SOUND DESIGN Ben Lukas Boysen
SOUND MIX Charles de Montebello, CDM Studios, NYC
VOICE OVER RECORDING CDM Studios, NYC
VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO: Jane Rosenthal, Nancy Lefkowitz, Srei, her family and the Takeo Community in Cambodia and Global Partnership for Education
222 million women can't plan their lives. It Take Two to change that. Visit http://ittakestwo.org to find out how.
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