Bronx 79 will provide the definitive history of the birth of hip-hop culture – the largest and most impactful youth movement of the past 40 years. Employing first-person interviews of the people that were there at the beginning, original footage and photographs of that era, and unique recreations through stylized animation and live-action we will finally see the untold story of the pioneers, the fans and the world of the South Bronx in 1979.
An affectionate and refreshing East/West-Germany comedy about a boy who’s mother was in a coma while the Berlin wall fell and when she wakes up he must try to keep her from learning what happen (since she was an avid communist supporter) to avoid shocking her which could lead to another heart attack.
The Mighty-J. Geils Band. These guys in the early days were AKA: "The Bad Boys from Boston". They were one of the most exciting live bands ever. Peter Wolf's lead vocals powered the band to superstardom. They were together with same line-up for over 15 years. This DVD is of their SANCTUARY tour. The band is in their prime. This is a rare concert DVD of them performing in Germany. It's starts off with them having fun backstage. The concert starts and they rip into: YOU JUST CAN'T STOP ME I COULD HURT YOU SANCTUARY ONE LAST KISS TERESA NIGHTMARES WILD MAN LOOKIN' FOR A LOVE GIVE IT TO ME! WHAMMER JAMMER AIN'T NOTHING BUT A HOUSEPARTY WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO PACK FAIR & SQUARE FIRST I LOOK AT THE PURSE
A motor-sports spectacle that kicks up plenty of dust. On the trail of the 2007 Dakar Rallye ‘7915 KM’ undertakes a search, along the way encountering the variety to be found in Africa’s present in Morocco, Sahrawi Republic, Mauritania, Mali and Senegal. ‘7915 KM’ demonstrates the extent of this distance, which is the result of political and economic conditions, and also the ideas and prejudices to be found in both Europe and Africa. It also makes the closeness tangible, which becomes clear in the stories of everyday life, work, hopes and worries. Keeping the sobering reality in mind, it creates an homage to humanity and slowness which questions deep-seated perceptions and the role of Europeans in numerous, presumably African, problems.
Submarine crews wage a silent war beneath the waves in this undersea thriller.
Welterweight: Benson Henderson vs Jorge Masvidal. Welterweight: Dong Hyun Kim vs Dominic Waters. Welterweight: Yoshihiro Akiyama vs Alberto Mina. Featherweight: Doo Ho Choi vs Sam Sicilia.
July 1979, the Sandinista revolution is one of the last hopes and dreams of changing the world. Some Spanish, disappointed by the transition to democracy in Spain, traveled to Nicaragua in search of utopia. The moment of collective ecstasy of the first two years of the revolution cracks with the start of the Contra war, financed by the United States.
Bellator LXXIX took place on November 2, 2012 at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario. The event was distributed live in prime time by MTV2. Background Bellator 79 hosted the one half of the semi-finals of Bellator's Season Seven Heavyweight Tournament and Featherweight Tournament. Paul Daley was originally scheduled for this event, but was taken off the card due to concerns that he would be stopped at the Canadian border due to incomplete paperwork needed to secure a visa.
American TV-movie, based on daytime serial
Christian Thielemann and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra performing Beethoven Symphonies Nos. 7, 8 and 9
Chet Baker features two concerts by the foremost interpreter of the West Coast school of cool jazz. Filmed in Europe 15 years apart, these two shows seen together provide an overview of Baker’s illustrious career. The first show is a haunting 1964 performance in a Belgian TV studio with a quartet including long-time sidemen saxophonist Jacques Pelzer and French pianist Rene Urtreger. Songs include the Miles Davis classic, “So What,” and the jazz standard “Time After Time” (a very rare rendition featuring Chet’s “Cool” vocal style.) The soulful1979 set from Norway, with a trio featuring vibraphonist Wolfgang Lackerschmid, highlights the growth and maturity of this troubled but inspiring artist.
Dark Roads 79" is a horror thriller set in 1979, about a southern rock band known as Dark Roads, who's time in the spotlight has come to an abrupt end. To find a new sound and regain their fame and fortune, they head to a secluded cabin. until they discover that the front man of the band sold his soul for the fame and fortune and now the time has come to collect!
1932 Thomas Wilfred light animation
This film was shot in summer 1979. The repeated ritual of Tutuguri that Tranquilino the saweame sang and danced six times in a short, strictly accurate duration. Secret words from which only emerge vowels, dance that builds a sacred space between the four cardinal points of a cross, a black and pagan sign. A native solar rite, prior to the Spanish conquest. The assembly here builds in a single plane the two poles of real time and an expanded space-time, from dual material: Tutuguri and Carreras.
This is one of the most comprehensive and original movies about the Chinese Contemporary Art scene. Shot on location in 798, Beijing's unique Art District where it all took shape. Project 798 New Art In New China explores Chinese society and culture along with different forms of artistic expression, ranging from oil painting to cutting-edge performance art, through the eyes of the artists themselves. With the participation of China's most acclaimed artists: Chen Wenbo, Feng Zhengjie, The Gao Brothers, He Yunchang, Hong Hao, Huang Rui, Li Songsong, Liu Xiaodong, Wang Qingsong, Yan Lei, Yu Hong, Zhang Xiaogang, Zhang Xiaotao and others.
Thuy Nga Paris By Night 79: Dreams
A large earthquake hits Tokyo, which was predicted by a seismologist but was ignored.
This documentary examines the media's coverage of the Canadian federal election of May 1979. Filmed over a 3-week period, it takes a fascinating look at journalists in action and the politicians who attempt to manipulate the media.