Tag Archives: Documentary film

this day in the yesteryear: Edward White Becomes First American to Conduct a Spacewalk (1965)


Edward White Becomes First American to Conduct a Spacewalk (1965)

The first spacewalk by an American astronaut was conducted by Edward White during NASA’s Gemini IV mission, which was itself the first multi-day space flight undertaken by the US. Assisted and photographed by fellow astronaut James McDivitt and tethered to the spacecraft for safety, White floated in space for 22 minutes. His spacewalk occurred just months after Russian cosmonaut Alexey Leonov executed the first ever extravehicular activity. How did White describe his reentry of the craft? More… Discuss

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Beethoven’s 5th Piano E-flat major, Op. 73 (Emperor) – Daniel Barenboim



Documentary | The Boy With Divine Powers – History Channel – National Geographic

One Summer’s Day from – Spirited Away. Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し) is a 2001 film by Studio Ghibli, written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki: It become the highest-grossing film in Japanese history.


久石讓 Joe hisaishi Live – One Summer’s Day (from Spirited Away)

Duo Kontarsky @ BIZET Jeux d’enfants Op.22 – 1982 *vinyl* , great compositions/performances


Duo Kontarsky @ BIZET Jeux d’enfants Op.22 – 1982 *vinyl*

People and Places: Tsukiji Fish Market


Tsukiji Fish Market

The Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market, or Tsukiji fish market, is the biggest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world. Located in Tokyo, Japan, the market offers more than 400 types of seafood and is a major attraction for foreign visitors. It typically opens at 3 AM, with auctions beginning around 5 AM. Bidding can only be done by licensed participants, but visitors can watch. What were the “Rice Riots,” and how did they lead to the creation of the Tsukiji fish market? More… Discuss

Georges Brassens – Il n’y a pas d’amour heureux (live) 1965: “…Le temps d’apprendre à vivre il est déjà trop tard Que pleurent dans la nuit nos cœurs à l’unisson…”


Georges Brassens – Il n’y a pas d’amour heureux (live) 1965

Koch Brothers Exposed: The Chilling New Documentary Republicans Don’t Want You to See


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Koch Brothers Exposed: The Chilling New Documentary Republicans Don’t Want You to See

Published on May 21, 2014

http://www.democracynow.org – There is a chilling new documentary about the billionaire brothers, David and Charles Koch, that some Republicans do not want you to see. On Monday, Republican Rep. Candice Miller of Michigan tried to block an event at the Capitol unveiling the film, “Koch Brothers Exposed: 2014 Edition.” Miller claimed the documentary could violate House rules and “cross the line into partisan politics.” She unsuccessfully argued that showing the documentary was an inappropriate use of taxpayer-funded facilities. On Tuesday evening, the film event proceeded as planned. The updated documentary shows how the Koch brothers have used their vast fortunes to oppose government programs such as Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security as well as obstruct efforts to raise the minimum wage, tackle climate change and expand voting rights. We are joined by the film’s director, Robert Greenwald, founder and president of Brave New Films.

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The Vikings : Documentary on the Life, Culture, and Legacy of Vikings (Full Documentary)



The Vikings : Documentary on the Life, Culture, and Legacy of Vikings (Full Documentary)
This documentary and the rest of the documentaries presented relate to important times and figures in history, historic places and sites, archaeology, science, conspiracy theories, and education. 
The Topics of these video documentaries are varied and cover ancient history, Rome, Greece, Egypt, science, technology, nature, planet earth, the solar system, the universe, World wars, Battles, education, Biographies, television, archaeology, Illuminati, Area 51, serial killers, paranormal, supernatural, cults, government cover-ups, corruption, martial arts, space, aliens, ufos, conspiracy theories, Annunaki, Nibiru, Nephilim, satanic rituals, religion, strange phenomenon, origins of Mankind