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John Pilger: The War You Don’t See (2010) – Full Transcript

John Pilger investigates the media's role in war, tracing the history of 'embedded' and independent reporting from the carnage of the First World War through to the destruction of Hiroshima, the invasion of Vietnam and the current wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Heidi in the Mountains (it. Heidi in città, 1974) – Recensione di Enrique M. Butti

Seguendo fedelmente gli avvenimenti descritti in «Heidi viaggia e impara», la novella di Johanna Spyri, e nei fumetti da essa tratti, in cui si racconta della partenza di Heidi dalle sue montagne svizzere verso la prospera Francoforte, questo film presenta una singolare caratteristica; quella di abbandonare la concezione classica del film "d’animazione" che collega indissolubilmente "disegno animato" e "fantasia sfrenata, scatenata, sbafata", per ascriversi ad altre che subito scopriamo: in Heidi in città non c’è la minima caduta nei giochi, svolazzi o astrazioni comuni alle convenzioni instaurate nella narrativa dell'animazione", e invece c’è profusione di quelle ormai “naturalmente acquistate" in un film “dal vero".

Pete Holmes: Dirty Clean (2018) – Full Transcript

The stand-up special Pete Holmes: Dirty Clean finds Holmes confronting personal truths about the mechanisms of consciousness, the afterlife and Elon Musk, as well as sharing a few thoughts on being a new dad.

Richard Dawkins: The Enemies Of Reason (2007) – Full Transcript

The Enemies of Reason is a two-part television documentary, written and presented by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, in which he seeks to expose "those areas of belief that exist without scientific proof, yet manage to hold the nation under their spell", including mediumship, acupuncture and psychokinesis.

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