As a hurricane threatens, Grandpa Lou tells the story of Noah's Ark.
Fifteen-year-old Roma teenager Martin is running away from home, hoping to start a new life in Prague. He ends up sharing a train cabin with an old man, who quite possibly might be traveling back to Prague for one final time. It’s an extraordinary meeting of two lonely people showing that diversity is something that should enrich and not separate people.
Filmed at John F. Kennedy Airport, Approach catches passengers arriving from long-haul flights as they enter the terminal looking for contact with someone familiar. The footage was shot on camcorders equipped with telephoto lenses and the footage is slowed down to emphasize the moment of transition that each subject experiences as they arrive. The installation consists of 4 screens, with a 1-second delay between the identical images in each screen.
A pleasant day on the boardwalk is ruined for insect friends Squiggz, Cosmo and Flutter when a nasty exterminator comes calling. Rushing off to find Grandpa -- who's fishing in a restaurant lobster tank -- the fearful bugs hear the story of David and Goliath and, in the process, learn about standing up for yourself in the face of incredible odds. This inspirational animated tale delivers a Christian message in a colorful, kid-friendly format.
A single mother from the country raising a 6th grade boy comes to Tokyo, leaves the boy to live with his uncle's family, runs a struggling grocery store, and works a local inn. The boy befriends a girl, the daughter of the innkeeper...
Nine Ways to Approach Helsinki, shot by Pirjo Honkasalo and Eero Salmenhaara, is a documentary on the capital of Finland.
Ukraine. The end of the XV century. All gunpowder made in factories suddenly disappears. The company of cossacks led by Maksim Trituz comes together to find one of the transports that carries gunpowder to the Zaporizhian Sich.
Three people take a mountain hike together. Their relationships are explored in a comedy-drama that presents questions about life, evolution, synchronicity and dreams.
A documentary on the life and films of F.W. Murnau
A World War II drama-documentary showing the struggles of Merchant Navy seamen folliowing an attack by a U-Boat.
Louis abandons a hospitalized Prior; Joe and Roy confide in each other over drinks. Later, Prior hears voices from his hospital bed while Louis solicits sex from strangers, and Joe makes a drunken confession to his mother.
Early 1980s hard-core punk gods Negative Approach tore up their home city of Detroit like a hurricane. This video retrospective features fast-and-furious concert footage and TV appearances from 1982 to 1983, including a spot from "Clubhouse Detroit." Also featured are live performances from "Why Be Something You're Not" and "The Graystone Detroit." A must-see for fans, this profile showcases how the band helped give hard-core punk its reputation.
Explore traditional Chinese medicine with this informative instructional program, which covers various healing techniques that Taoist practitioners have used for centuries, including acupuncture, herbs, yin-yang foods and qigong balancing. The discussion features an exploration of the history of these methods, followed by demonstrations and case studies. The program also explains how to use herbal remedies at home.
Based on stage monologues, Approaching Union Square is a collage of eleven tales capturing thirty-something New Yorkers struggling to find love and connection in the big city. They all cross paths on a New York City bus.
Witness the unrelenting power of punk pioneers Negative Approach in this collection of concert and rehearsal footage. The clips begin with the September 2006 Chicago show that reunited the band in celebration of the 25th anniversary of their label, Touch and Go Records. Other highlights include a December 2006 show from the Dome in London, Brooklyn's No Fun Fest in spring 2007 and a concert from St. Andrew's Hall in the band's native Detroit.
Joe Morello Is One Of The Most Important Drummers In JazzAnd HereS Your Chance To Learn Directly From Him! Joe Demonstrates Roll Techniques, Matched Grip And Traditional Stick Positions, Sounds On The Drumhead, Cross Sticking, Tuning, And Much More, All Using Natural Body Movement. Plus Great Vintage Footage Of Joe In Action With The Dave Brubeck Quintet!