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Science Documentary Films

Science Documentary Films
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Nicolás Echevarría The Feynman Lectures on Physics Capturando a Los Friedman (subtitulado Un Día de Acción de Gracias, mientras la familia se prepara para la cena, la Policía irrumpe en casa de los Friedman, la registra de arriba abajo y detiene a Arnold, el padre, y a su hijo de 18 años, Jesse. Ambos salen de casa esposados entre una nube de periodistas, focos, cámaras y camiones apostados en su jardín. Padre e hijo son acusados de pederastia. La familia proclama su inocencia, pero los Friedman se convierten en blanco de la ira de sus vecinos. Capturing the Friedmans es un documental que analiza la naturaleza escurridiza de la verdad a través del prisma de uno de los casos criminales más extraños de la historia americana. Etiquetas: Estados Unidos, medios de comunicacion, pederastia, Religion

this-is-proof-that-we-are-completely During your day-to-day life, you can get pretty wrapped up in yourself. You can forget to feed your cats or neglect to call your mother on her birthday. We think our lives are just about us. Well when you read through the images below... you'll either think you're totally insignificant, or it'll reaffirm your belief that our existence is really that special. Well, I suddenly feel very very tiny. How about you? Source: Se estrena el documental “Libertad desde la sombra”, sobre la vida del dramaturgo de las prisiones Jorge Correa La ciudad despierta y uno de sus habitantes se dispone a enfrentarla; encarnando las contradicciones propias de una megalópolis como la nuestra: soledad, anonimato, masividad, encierro, libertad; miedo, redención. Entre penumbras —un hombre de barbas largas y encanecidas, de baja estatura y figura regordeta—, avanza en silencio; el transporte público rompe con la calma mientras él se dirige al gimnasio donde se prepara para descender al infierno. Su nombre: Jorge Correa. Su profesión: maestro de teatro en las prisiones. Por su figura, personalidad y nobleza, Correa bien podría encarnar a Sancho Panza; sin embargo, por su talante y filosofía, se asemeja más al Quijote de la Mancha. ¿Qué estimula a Jorge Correa, todas las mañanas desde hace 35 años, a sumergirse en los kafkianos mundos de las prisiones mexicanas? Esta es la historia de Jorge Correa por hacer y definir el teatro penitenciario, pero a la vez por encontrar sentido de pertenencia de su propia vida: Los Cuates Films

4192741 When you turn on a torch, does the light instantly reach the speed of light? Or does it accelerate up to that speed very quickly? The short answer is that light coming out of your torch instantly reaches the speed of light. Light can only ever travel at the speed of light — 300,000,000 metres per second in a vacuum, and a bit slower in air because it bumps into molecules. So why is light only allowed to travel at that one speed? "There are two ways to answer that question" says David Jamieson, professor of physics at the University of Melbourne. Thankfully he has a better way — with an analogy to waves in string. "Imagine you've got a tight string and you pluck it and a wave goes shooting down the string. But there's a big difference between light waves and these waves. The physicist James Clerk Maxwell worked out that all light is made of oscillating electric and magnetic fields, coupled together and reinforcing one another. Two constants make another constant

The 20 Best Documentaries Of All Time To take a form like nonfiction cinema — as vast as it is experimental and as controversial as it is misunderstood — and whittle it down to 20 essential titles, seems almost an impossible task. It’s best to view documentaries not only for how fascinating a subject they depict or how uniquely they execute a vision, but also for how they comment upon and evolve the notion that truth is an essential component of art. Which is not to say documentaries are ever “truly true” or “really real” but that their inherent expectation of reality can help us get at a greater understanding of certain truths. The following list was assembled to illuminate films that use the expectation of truth to make viewers see reality in unexpected ways: 20. At roughly 1 minute long, this is a film there is no excuse not to check out. While not as well known in cinema lore as the Lumière’s L’Arrivée d’un train en gare de La Ciotat (Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat), there’s far more going on in this frame. 19. 18. 17.

stars.chromeexperiments 7 Simple Steps to Help You Shoot an Interview In a fantastic video from B&H and Chase from Zacuto, we get some simple tips for shooting interviews, whether you're in a studio or on location: Topics discussed include assessing the physical space, any ambient and/or lighting considerations, setting up lights and the types of lights you might want to use,’ choosing the right type of mics based on the shooting environment, camera positioning, and other details required to produce professional-looking video interviews. Beyond the technical details, I think one of the most important aspects of shooting interviews is that you help your subject feel comfortable, which is step number 7. Another great way to make the interviewee feel comfortable is to start off with a number of questions that have absolutely nothing to do with what's being discussed. For more great videos, be sure to check out the B&H channel.

untitled Best documentaries of all time including controversial films As long as there are action movies, animated fantasies, comedies and wish fulfillment onscreen, audiences will also yearn for the truth—or something close to it. In arriving at Time Out New York's favorite documentaries (from all eras and countries), we bumped up against some thorny questions: What makes a documentary essential? Is it the political or social import? RECOMMENDED: Our list of the 100 best movies of all time