Famous Things, People and Events Archive for 'Bizarre' Famous Obscure Facts More People Should Know About Introduction The world is full of facts â€“ some we think we know and even some facts that challenge the way we think we see the world are not actually true. Every day, research shows us that we were wrong about a certain situation. Here is a sample list of some interesting facts that most […] Full Story
National Review Armond White Suscribe to Author Email Author rmond White, a film critic, writes about movies for National Review Online and received the American Book Award’s Anti-Censorship prize. Spotlight — RT Programs 1967 - Born in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, USSR 1987 - Applies to Moscow Military Institute 1991 - Military translator 1993 - Founder, Transavia travel agency 1995 - Establishes trans aviation network group, Oostende, Belgium 1995 - Founder, Air Cess,... 31.08.2007 20:00 Spotlight is a 26 minute, in-depth, daily interview programme which focuses on current events in Russia and across the world. Respected Russian journalist Aleksandr Gurnov speaks to people from a broad spectrum of professional backgrounds, including politics, academia, arts, and science.
Video filming, editing, and production Why Use Video? Since its invention, film has been used as an effective way to reach and influence the masses as a form of advertising; the most common of these being television commercials. With time it has naturally evolved and adapted to function in the digital age we currently live in. The current surge in household Digital Video Recorders in North America is steadily making TV commercials obsolete by providing the viewer with the option to simply fast-forward through them, thus turning TV advertising budgets into an unnecessary expense. For that reason many companies are switching their focus to the Internet. Currently approximately 37% of Internet usage is made up of video streaming.
Latest stories, photos and videos about Kylie Jenner - HELLO! US Kylie Jenner finally admits to using 'temporary lip fillers' After much speculation about whether or not Kylie Jenner had enhanced her often photographed plump… Kris and Kendall Jenner tear up in clip from upcoming Bruce Jenner special Kris Jenner is finally breaking her silence after her ex-husband Bruce Jenner revealed that… Kylie Jenner responds to lip plumping challenge craze The #KylieJennerLipChallenge has been taking over the internet and now the reality-TV star who… Anna, Beyoncé and Jay Z: Kanye West's fashion week debut dazzlesKanye West brought his A-game, and a constellation of A-list stars, to his New York Fashion Week… Lionel Richie's teenage daughter lands modeling contract Lionel Richie's daughter Sofia is making a name for herself in fashionGood looks certainly run… Time's most influential teens: Malala Yousafzai, Kendall Jenner and more Time Magazine has culled together a roster of the 25 Most Influential Teens, and everyone from…
How to Remember More of What You Read & Improve Your Memorization Skills Whether you are a student or looking for self-improvement, it can be challenging if you struggle to remember what you have already read. Remembering more of what you have read can be important for keeping well informed on current events, researching interests on the internet or even reading fiction and non-fiction books. Students in particular are increasingly looking for additional ways to improve their memory and absorb more of what they are reading. This is primarily due to a number of schools and colleges looking to ban laptops and digital devices within lessons and lectures. This is increasing the pressure on students of many age groups to read and comprehend any new information in a fast manner in order to keep up with the lessons. Since many people including children have become increasingly reliant on technological devices, a need for memory improvement skills has been highlighted.
Movies and Shows that Inspired Real Life Crimes "Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life" - Oscar Wilde A group of four men were arrested by the Belgian police in 2010 after the discovery of a mutilated dead body. Next to the body parts, a piece of paper was found on which these words were scribbled, 'WATASHI WA KIRA DESS'. Apparently, the killers wanted to write 'Watashi wa Kira desu', which in Japanese means 'I am a killer', a reference to the hit anime show 'Death Note'. Conspiracy Theorist conspiracy theorist » Bush and His Aides Made 935 False Statements about Iraq In the 2 Years After 9/11 Given the Republican obsession with Benghazi talking points, it’s time for a very specific flashback. Sight & Sound 2012 Polls Once a decade Sight & Sound asks critics to select the Greatest Films of All Time. We’re proud that, thanks to its longevity and critical reach, this poll has come to be regarded as the most trusted guide there is to the canon of cinema greats, not to mention a barometer of changing critical tastes. Famously, Citizen Kane topped our poll every decade from 1962 to 2002… For our 2012 edition, riding on the back of an increasingly globalised movie culture, we made a concerted push to take the poll truly worldwide – extending invitations to over 1,000 critics, programmers, academics, distributors, writers and other cinephiles, and receiving 846 top-ten lists from correspondents in 73 countries, citing 2,045 different films.
50 Cool and Creative Products by Fred & Friends Yesterday I was listening to Supersci, and there was a part talking about how humans always move forward – forward to the better world. While it sounded somehow funny that day, it was probably true! I came across this incredibly innovative Fred and Friends shop (also check Amazon), and it proved the proposition from the song. People do always move forward! Fred takes our old dull things and takes them to the whole new level. They are like scientist, but with a sense of humor (what a strange combination).
About - Serial On January 13, 1999, a girl named Hae Min Lee, a senior at Woodlawn High School in Baltimore County, Maryland, disappeared. A month later, her body turned up in a city park. She'd been strangled. Her 17-year-old ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed, was arrested for the crime, and within a year, he was convicted and sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison.
6 Filmmaking Tips From Yasujirō Ozu In the 1993 documentary short Talking with Ozu, filmmakers from around the world including Wim Wenders, Claire Denis, and Paul Schrader attest to Yasujirō Ozu’s subtle yet resonant influence on their own filmmaking and their understanding of cinema as an art form. But rather than discuss how Ozu’s intricate and subtle shot compositions or elliptical depiction of consequential narrative events had a direct contribution on their own techniques, they each offer strictly personal tales, typically memories of the first time they saw one of Ozu’s films. Even though there is a lot of mastery in Ozu’s work to dissect and drool over, the real miracle of Ozu’s filmmaking is the personal connection that develops between the audience and the work. One does not have to be a filmmaker to understand how profoundly one can become tethered to deeply humanist character studies like Tokyo Story or Late Spring. Find Cinema’s Grammar “I consciously did away with fade-ins and replaced them with the cut.