About the daring adventure of exploring rain forest canopy with a novel flying device-the Jungle Airship. Airship engineer Dr. Graham Dorrington embarks on a trip to the giant Kaieteur ... See full summary »
German-American Dieter Dengler discusses his service as a U.S. naval pilot in the Viet Nam War. Dengler also revisits the sites of his capture and eventual escape from the hands of the Viet Cong, recreating many events for the camera.
This film shows the disaster of the Kuwaitian oil fields in flames, with few interviews and no explanatory narration. Hell itself is presented in such beautiful sights and music that one has to be fascinated by it.
In the center of the story is the life of the indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga. The camera follows the protagonists in the village over a period of a year. The natives, whose daily routines have barely changed over the last centuries, keep living their lives according to their own cultural traditions. The expressive pictures are accompanied by original sound bites quoting the villagers.Written by
Eike Wolf / Head of Corporate Communications, Studio Babelsberg
Himself - Narrator:
This is the village of Bakhtia In Siberia. Although it looks like winter to us, it's already spring here. The village is located In the heart of Siberia, and we should keep in mind that this colossal landmass is one and a half times the size of the United States. The endless wilderness that surrounds this place is known as the taiga. No roads or train lines traverse it. There are only two ways to reach this outpost - one is by helicopter, the other by boat. The expanse in the ...
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It appears that is can! However great this film is it has no comparison with the original movie - "BEST DOCUMENTARY" winner "Happy Peolpe" ("Schastlivie liudi") filmed and for the whole year lived by it's director - Dmitriy Vasyukov (Russia). Having been filmed in a distant Bakhta village in Siberia, Russia it portrays the lives of the real heros of our time. Real - in the purest sense of the word, as an an opposite to the fictional and dreamy sex simbols - the only male role-models we have had for centuries) - the REAL fearless man standing one to one to the REAL challenges of true, raw, REAL live. All of this framed by the absolutely mind blowingly gorgeous vastness of the Siberian nature. It is viewable on youtube in original language with English subtitles.
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