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Description: The atmosphere of GOTAN PROJECT's live performance at the CASINO DE PARIS has been captured here in High Definition for your enjoyment by the award winning melody filmmaker Fabien Raymond. For the past decade, GOTAN PROJECT have been taking their melody to tango lovers around the world. A GOTAN PROJECT present is a total sensual experience, enhanced by the stunningly evocative visuals of Prisca Lobjoy, whose work as GOTAN PROJECT's artistic director has played an integral part in shaping the GOTAN aesthetic right from the start. Lobjoy's scene visuals offer the viewer a landscape rich with fragmented, abstracted photos that literally pulse with the melody as if caught in the dance. We see dancers fall from the sky, a golden woman swings back and forth, surreal fairy tales unfold before one's eyes.
Description: Dick Proenneke's simple, yet profound acc of his 30 year journey in the remote Alaska wilderness continues in this sequel to "Alone in the Wilderness". Watch through his eyes as he continues to document with his 16mm wind-up Bolex camera, capturing his own nice craftsmanship, the stunning Alaskan wildlife and scenery and even a visit from his brother Ray (Jake). His epic adventure takes you on a holiday away from the hustle and bustle of today's fast-paced society, and is a real breath of new air.
Description: Each Globe Series has its own distinct dramatic elements, but the Fall Classic in 2001 was inevitably marked by tragic happenings that took zone away from the diamond. The terrorist attacks on America at first made sports seem insignificant. But thankfully, baseball served up a much-needed distraction, two perfectly matched squads in a ferocious seesaw war that wasn't complete until the bottom of the ninth inning of the seventh game. This DVD does a fine job of showcasing the thrilling minigames in which the upstart Arizona Diamondbacks dethroned the Fresh York Yankees, the perennial powerhouse that had won the Globe Series for three straight years. But the production also details commemorative ceremonies and interviews with Fresh York Town firefighters who attended some of the games. The Series was a real classic on the field and will everytime be recalled as the Globe Series that helped give America something else to think about.
Description: The fate of the lost Ark of the Covenant is perhaps the best historical mystery of all time. With footage from Israel, Egypt, Ethiopia, and England, including an exclusive interview with Graham Hancock, best-selling creator of The Sign and the Seal, this DVD reveals startling fresh notification as to the exact zone of the ark and photographic evidence that has never before been seen by the world.
Description: Biblical explorer Bob Cornuke and his friend, Larry Williams' wonderful expedition into the blistering desert of Saudi Arabia has turned up what many scholars trust to be one of the best discoveries in history...the true Mount Sinai. Mount Sinai is the holy mountain on which God descended to give Moses the Ten Commandments, and the zone where God ordered the building of the Ark of the Covenant. This video says their nice storyline of avoiding detection at borders, crawling into forbidden military installations, and using night vision goggles to avoid being detected as they pursued their mission. Armed with tiny more than their wits and a Bible, Bob and Larry embarked on a adventure that would change their lives forever...finding clues that confirm the Bible as historically accurate.
Description: Comment la presse internationale perçoit-elle le président français ? Chronique du "règne" de Nicolas Sarkozy à travers le témoignage de 18 journalistes étrangers en poste à Paris.
Description: In this documentary Roy Lichtenstein is interviewed and discusses his life and art work, what influenced him, where his concepts came from, how his art adapted and how and why it changed over time. He discusses the Pop Art movement, a bit, mostly how he was one of a number of artists making art that was then named Pop Art. Also interesting is Lichtenstein says what various art critics have told about various phases of his art and he shares his private reactions to their statements. Additionally some footage of folks criticizing and discussing his artwork is included, almost in a “he said, she said” manner which makes the viewer think about how sometimes what others tell about an artist’s work may be a bit off or just wrong. Contrary to what non-artists may think, artists do usually have a reason or an inspiration behind what they create. Lucky for us this documentary allows us into the brilliant mind of Roy Lichtenstein.
Description: Robert Mugge filmed jazz nice Sun Ra on zone in Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. between 1978 and 1980. The resulting 60-minute movie contains multiple public and personal performances, poetry readings, a band rehearsal, interviews, and extensive improvisations. Transferred to HD from the original 16mm movie and lovingly restored for the greatest possible viewing experience.
Description: Ever wondered what would happen in your own home if you were taken away, and everything inside was left to rot? The respond is revealed in this fascinating programme, which explores the strange and surprising science of decay. For two months in summer 2011, a glass box containing a typical kitchen and garden was left to rot in full public view within Edinburgh Zoo. In this resulting documentary, presenter Dr George McGavin and his squad test time-lapse cameras and specialist photography to capture the extraordinary method in which moulds, microbes and insects are able to break down our daily things and let fresh life to emerge from old. Decay is something that many of us are repulsed by. But as the programme shows, it's a process that's vital in nature. And seen in close up, it has an unexpected and sometimes mesmerising beauty.
Description: In this Tribeca Movie Festival selection, filmmaker Bruce Broder trains his camera on a crop of talented young jazz musicians as they enjoy their method through the Essentially Ellington high school jazz band competition. Sponsored by the Jazz at Lincoln Center program, the prestigious contest gives the children the possibility to rub shoulders with legendary trumpeter Wynton Marsalis -- and place their budding improvisational skills to the test.
Description: In this 80-minute documentary, three 10-year-old kids leave their native countries to participate in one of the Islamic world’s most popular competitions, a use of memory and recitation known as The International Holy Koran Competition. Up vs much older students, these youngsters have committed the 600 pages of the Koran to memory, and will place their skills to the use before the elite of the world’s Muslim community in Cairo, Egypt. In the midst of this intense international competition, the three young competitors –two men from Senegal and Tajikistan, and one woman from the Maldives – face uncertain futures at home, as they are caught between fundamentalist and moderate visions of Islam. The kids discuss their recitation techniques – with accompanying, fully improvised melodies – and talk about their nerves and excitement as they finally compete before a panel of judges.
Description: WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE? is a controversial documentary about why after 50 years of Western involvement, billions of dollars in foreign assistance and countless promises, Africa is still so poor. The movie says the storyline of 3 brothers and a cousin who travel across Africa in an attempt to understand one of the nice issues of our time, the failure to end poverty in Africa. Shot on zone in 12 countries, WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE? transports you into the shocking and heart wrenching globe of African poverty and the multi billion dollar aid and development industry dedicated to fighting it.
Description: A Noble Lie is the culmination of years of research and documentation conducted by independent journalists, scholars, and ordinary citizens. Often risking their private security and sanity, they have gathered evidence which threatens to expose the startling reality of what exactly occurred at 9:02 am on April 19, 1995 in Oklahoma City.
Description: The discovery a 4.4 million-year-old Ardipithecus skeleton rewrites the storyline of human evolution and provides powerful evidence that bipedality is the oldest defining characteristic of human ancestors.
Description: Chronicles the last nice American showman, filmmaker William Castle, a master of ballyhoo who became a brand name in film horror with his outrageous audience participation gimmicks.
Description: In 2008, a clip posted on YouTube featuring an emotional reunion between a young lion and his owners became an internet sensation. Overnight folks wanted to know more about what lay behind this clip. The two boys in question, Anthony 'Ace' Bourke and John Rendall, have published an modernized best-selling ver of their acc of how they came to purchase Christian the lion from a London department shop in the late 60s. They explain how they lived with the lion whilst working in a furniture store down the King's Street in what was then the tail end of the swinging 60s and how they eventually came to introduce their lion into the wild under the watchful eye of lion expert, George Adamson.
Description: Set vs the backdrop of a high school football season, Dan Lindsay and T.J. Martin’s documentary UNDEFEATED is an intimate chronicle of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer coach trying to support them beat the odds on and off the field. For users and coaches alike, the season will be not only about winning minigames — it will be about how they grapple with the unforeseeable happenings that are part of football and part of life.
Description: "The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes will forever be remembered as the working man's champion. A master at the mic and a three-time Globe Heavyweight Champion, he has had legendary confrontations with sports-entertainments top stars, including Ric Flair, Harley Race, "SuperStar" Billy Graham, Terry Funk and Tully Blanchard. Decades later, his contributions to sports-entertainment are still being felt. This Three-disc release will show his life's storyline as well as his most memorable matches and interviews from his days in the AWA, NWA, and WWWF, WWE, and WCW.
Description: This intimate and loving portrait of the legendary arbiter of fashion, art and culture illustrates the many stages of Vreeland's remarkable life. Born in Paris in 1903, she was to become Fresh York's "Empress of Fashion" and a celebrated Vogue editor.
Description: In the winter of 2009, Fiction approached long-time mate and aspiring NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, as his storied career was coming to and close at the University of Florida. The concept was to document Tebow's evolution from college superstar and national celebrity to NFL rookie. He accepted, and Fiction began rolling the cameras at the end of his final college game, all the method through the NFL Draft, four months later. At home, on the road, in the glaring public spotlight and out of it, the effect was an unprecedented in-depth look at an American icon during a period of large professional and private transition - Tim Tebow: Everything In Between. Written by Anonymous Tim Tebow has done what even future Hall of Famers Peyton Manning and Tom Brady failed to do - victory a State championship, an NCAA championship (twice), and the Heisman Trophy. Yet the so-called experts doubt he has the goods to be an NFL quarterback. Tebow sets out to prove them wrong.
Description: Follow filmmaker Jeremy Seifert and his circle of mates as they dumpster dive in the back alleys and gated garbage receptacles of L.A.'s supermarkets. In the process they uncover thousands of dollars worth of nice meal and an ugly truth about waste in America: grocery shops know they are wasting and most refuse to do anything about it.
Description: .From the shifting faultlines of Hollywood fantasies and the economic and racial tensions of Reagan's America, Fishbone rose and became one of the most original bands of the last 25 years. With a blistering combination of punk and funk they demolished the walls of category and challenged the racial stereotypes and the political order of the melody industry and of the nation. EVERYDAY SUNSHINE is about music, history, fear, courage and funking on the one.
Description: A biographical study of legendary actress Charlotte Rampling, said through her own conversations with artist mates and collaborators, including Peter Lindbergh, Paul Auster, and Juergen Teller. Intercut with footage from some of Rampling's most popular films, this "self-portrait through others" is a revealing look at one of our most iconic screen stars.
Description: For six months of the year, renowned Spanish chef Ferran Adria closes his restaurant El Bulli -- repeatedly voted the world's greatest -- and works with his culinary squad to prepare the menu for the next season. An elegant, detailed study of meal as avant-garde art, EL BULLI: COOKING IN PROGRESS is a rare inside look at some of the world's most innovative and exciting cooking; as Adria himself puts it, "the more bewilderment, the better!"
Description: When a young drug researcher is hired by a tobacco company, Victor DeNoble unexpectedly discovers the ingredients of addiction and fuels a national campaign to have it regulated.
Description: It would be difficult to name anyone who has had more of an impact in the realm of animal research and wildlife conservation than Jane Goodall, whose 45 year study of wild chimpanzees in Africa is legendary. In Jane's Journey, we travel with her across few continents, from her childhood home in England, to the Gombe National Park in Tanzania where she began her groundbreaking research and where she still returns each year to play the company of the chimpanzees that made her famous. Featuring a wide range of interviews and spectacular footage from her own personal collection, Jane's Adventure is an inspiring portrait of the personal person behind the world-famous icon.
Description: During the late 60s and early 70s, and decades before Nirvana, Microsoft and Starbucks place Seattle on the map, Seattle's African American neighborhood known as the Central District was buzzing. The soul sounds filled local airwaves and packed clubs seven nights a week. As many of the bands began breaking out nationally via major record deals, tv appearances, and gigs with the likes of Curtis Mayfield and Stevie Wonder, the public demanded disco and the stage slipped into obscurity. Narrated by Seattle's own Sir Mix-A-Lot.
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I had never heard of Mr. Haines prior to seeing this, and I'm gay and a movie fanatic, so this was quite interesting. It shows how tiny Hollywood has changed in the last 100 years. In fact, it seems they were more launch and accepting in the 1920's than they are today. A mission they create frequently. Nowadays, the large stars still feel they have to hide in the closet, except today it's for fear of losing their $10 million salaries more than for 'political reasons'. It certainly can't be for fear of being typecast or they gotta be really terrible actors. I've been an actor for over 30 years (no you wouldn't have heard of me), and I have NEVER been cast as gay (much to my own disappointment).Anyway, despite what one another reviewer said, there is absolutely nothing about sex in this brief film. So if you're straight or pretending to be so, you need have no fear.
I had seen this on TV last year, and was so thrilled with it that I tried to purchase the VCR, but at the time there was none available. It took about a entire month to receive the ebook at the library. The ebook named Wisecracker, Out of the Closet, Off the Screen was written by William?____ Mann. It is a gay-themed real life storyline of filmdom's silent movie star William Haines who was very outspoken and gratis in expressing himself, which consequently brought on him many troubles with MGM's Mayer, and they allow him go about 1936. But, as the storyline goes he was very talented in another methods especially in Interior Decorating; fascinating reading of the homes he decorated for the stars beginning with Joan Crawford, who was his mentor. It is a tearjerker of a story.
Edward VII gave up the throne of England for the girl he loved, and William Haines relinquished box office popularity and his movie career for the boy he loved. Produced for the American Film Channel in 2001, "Out of the Closet, Off the Screen" says the storyline of a courageous boy who lived his life on his own terms. With family photographs, clips and stills from his movies, and interviews with his biographer, William J. Mann, and others, directors Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato have fashioned a moving profile of Haines, who is generally considered the first openly gay star in Hollywood. The movie reveals a surprising tolerance for sexual diversity and openness that existed during Hollywood's silent era. However, with the Depression's onset and the imposition of the Hays Code, the freedoms enjoyed by Haines and another gay performers like Ramon Novarro and Charles Farrell came to an end. The ultimatums handed down from Louis B. Mayer and another movie moguls were: "enter into a lavender marriage with a girl or your career is over." Adopted in 1930, Hays Code enforcement began in earnest in 1934, by which time William Haines and his partner, Jimmy Shields, had been together for eight years. While another gay actors who lived openly together buckled under the pressure, separated, and married women, Haines was loyal to the boy he loved and place their relationship above his career. But Haines was not the only one with admirable loyalty; described as a poor mother, but a helluva friend, Joan Crawford stood by Haines, kept him visible in Hollywood society, and championed his second career as an interior designer. Interviews with Christina Crawford, who trashed her adoptive mother in "Mommie Dearest," reveal first-hand knowledge of Crawford's help for Haines."Out of the Closet, Off the Screen" is an perfect and engrossing documentary. Although method too brief, the movie provides an overview of Haines's career and glimpses of his on-screen "wisecracker" persona. His early years in Fresh York and encounters with another future Hollywood stars like Cary Grant are sketched in. Although Jimmy Shields is shown and mentioned, he takes second zone to Haines as he did in life; but then, the documentary is further titled: "The Life of William Haines," and not "Billy and Jimmy." Perhaps other filmmaker will undertake a bio of the couple in the spirit of "Chris & Don, a Love Story," which similar the lives of Christopher Isherwood and Don Bachardy. However, whatever omissions or shortcomings "Out of the Closet, Off the Screen" may have, the movie could raise awareness of an unfairly forgotten Hollywood star and encourage viewers to seek out and relish the movies of William Haines. His darkly handsome looks and tall athletic physique, coupled with a playful campiness, made him a star. Those same attributes could resurrect his popularity, especially to gay audiences who can appreciate steadfast loyalty to one's life friend in the face of hostility and persecution.
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