Monthly Archives: August 2011

Alfred Hitchcock

A very insightful interview with film director and master of suspense Alfred Hitchock where he discusses technique and the nature of fear.

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Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock

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Schumacher wins his first F1

Michael Shcumacher dancing the night away after winning his first Formula One (F1) in 1994

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Michael Schumacher

Michael Schumacher

I love the combination of cowboy hat, jumper over the shoulders and waddle like a duck dance style..that was a good one…

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Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu have a little dance together

Great clip of Mandela and Tutu having a little jig.

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Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu

Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu

The occasion was the publication of the Truth Commission Report in 1998 where victims of apartheid gave statements of their experiences.

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The Queen meets Lady Gaga

Queen Elizabeth meets the princess of pop Lady Gaga, I wonder if she is a fan?

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Queen Elizabeth and Lady Gaga

Queen Elizabeth and Lady Gaga

The occasion was the Royal Variety Show and Lady Gaga opted to wear a rubber Elizabethan-style outfit for the occasion.

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Churchill – The night before his resignation

Winston Churchill held a grand dinner at downing Street on the eve of his resignation in April 1955, guests included the Queen and members of the cabinet.

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Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

I particularly like this clip as it shows Churchill dressed in an unusual style, in breeches and a type of garter. I wonder what the style was called and if it was worn for particular events etc, anyone have any answers?

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