Dick Alweis, Denver. Alweis has B.A. and M.S. degrees from The State University of New York at Albany. After working in New York editing and assisting on ABC, NBC and PBS programs, Alweis moved to Denver. He helped establish The Denver International Film Festival in l978. Alweis has produced, directed and edited films and television programs honored by numerous national and regional awards. Alweis has recently completed (6/2011) a multi-part series, Rebels Remembered, documenting the civil rights struggle in the rocky mountain west.