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Documentary: "El Chino Jimenez" - Pablo Escobar's personal photographer

donderdag, november 22, 2012 · Category Art & Culture · comments 1

Documentary: "El Chino Jimenez" - Pablo Escobar's personal photographer

Edgar Jimenez "aka El Chino" was given permission to shoot pretty much whatever he wanted, such as this costume party on Halloween in 1989.

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Documentary: Juan Pablo Escobar - The sins of my father

donderdag, oktober 18, 2012 · Category Art & Culture · comments 4

Documentary: Juan Pablo Escobar - The sins of my father

Documentary with historical footage through the eyes of Sebastian Marroquin, son of Pablo Escobar.

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The 113 episodes of "Escobar: El patron del Mal"

woensdag, september 5, 2012 · Category Art & Culture · comments 2

The 113 episodes of "Escobar: El patron del Mal"

The complete overview of all episodes of the Colombian Telenovela "Escobar, el patron del Mal"

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Brazilian Movie about BOPE: "Tropa de Elite"

zondag, februari 19, 2012 · Category Art & Culture · comments 0

Brazilian Movie about BOPE: "Tropa de Elite"

I recently saw the Brazilian movie "Tropa de Elite" about BOPE stands for "Batalhão de Operações Policiais Especiais" or Battallion of Special Operations, the Military Police of Rio de Janeiro State. Pretty violent but I believe a good view of reality. This all happened back in 2008, so I am late :)

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Coldplay live at Rockwerchter 2011

dinsdag, juli 5, 2011 · Category Art & Culture · comments 0

Coldplay live at Rockwerchter 2011

So there we were. Bought daytickets in December 2010 for saturday at Rockwerchter 2011. I was taking my kids - 13 and 15 - to Rockwerchter festival and apart from some other great bands we especially came to see Coldplay performing live on stage.

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Queen Elisabeth II visits Ireland: First Britisch Royal to visit Ireland in almost a century

dinsdag, mei 17, 2011 · Category Art & Culture · comments 0

Queen Elisabeth II visits Ireland: First Britisch Royal to visit Ireland in almost a century

Queen Elisabeth II has arived in Ireland for a historical 4-day state visit. Can you imagine. Ireland and England or Great-Britain, seperated by just a stretch of water and this being the very first time since the Irisch independance from great-Britain in 1921 that a Britisch Monarch visited Ireland. The last one was King George V who ruled from 1910 until 1936.

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Casa Concha, Cusco, Peru | The New home for the Machu Picchu Artifacts escavated by Hiram Bingham

woensdag, maart 30, 2011 · Category Art & Culture · comments 2

Casa Concha, Cusco, Peru | The New home for the Machu Picchu Artifacts escavated by Hiram Bingham

Casa Concha, which has been under restoration for more than four years, is ready to house the artifacts escavated by Hiram Bingham between 1911 and 1915. Casa Concha is owned by San Antonio Abad University and has been prepared to temporarily house thousands of archaeological pieces returning from Yale University.

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Russian Movie "Дикари" 2006

zaterdag, maart 12, 2011 · Category Art & Culture · comments 0

Russian Movie "Дикари" 2006

The word "Dikari", which literally means "Savages", was used in the Soviet Union to describe tourists that travel to the South under their own steam and living in tents. The South in question includes the Crimea and resort towns like Sochi, which the Russian cultural consciousness associates with fun and romance. In laymen’s terms, people travel to the South to get a tan, drink and sex. The characters of this film are no exception.

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