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Craft Beer in Japan

Craft Beer in Japan

Craft beer is a fast growing popular movement in Japan. Rob LoBreglio, Owner and Brewmaster at The Great Dane Pub & Brewing Co. in Madison, Wisconsin (USA), sets out to learn more about this exciting …

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Our Last Transit of Venus

Our Last Transit of Venus

In June 2012 planet Venus passed across the disk of the Sun as seen from the Earth: a Transit of Venus. These transits occur in pairs (8 year separation between events) every approximately 100 years. …

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VIRTIS, a Space Instrument

VIRTIS is a scientific instrument that flies in space on the Rosetta and Venus Express space missions from the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Dawn mission from NASA. The story of how such instruments …

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My Old Hand Crank Camera

My Old Hand Crank Camera

A short spontaneous upbeat film I made together with filmmaker Pieter-Rim de Kroon from Amsterdam in September 2010. In the days where every cell phone is equipped with a HD camera, video clips from all …

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Serene Universe

Serene Universe, an Inner Journey into Outer Space

Do you look up on a clear night and gaze in wonder on the stars deep into the Universe? They provoke inspiration and awe, a moment of calm, quiet, and peace in our hectic world. …

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Longstories: Living with Lungcancer, Sharing on Hives

This short documentary was commissioned by the Dutch Lung Cancer Information Center in 2011, as part of the “Longstories” project, that ran between 2007 and 2011. Each year one artists was commissioned to create a …

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Spiral Galay

Spiral Galaxy, the Milky Way unravelled

Leiden, April 1953. It took centuries of searching, years of waiting, months of observing and weeks of calculating. For the very first time in human history a group of scientists looks at a map: the …

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Between Mars and Svalbard

In this film, commissioned by the Portuguese National TV channel RTP2, I follow two groups of scientists from Portugal join forces on a quest to find out more about Mars. They study images sent back …

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Living the Tradition

Behind every Irish tune is an ancient tale of love and loss, of history and heroes. Living the Tradition is the journey cello player and composer Ilse de Ziah takes around Ireland in a search …

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