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tv   Euromaxx - Highlights of the Week  Deutsche Welle  November 19, 2017 1:30am-2:00am CET

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addition which this time around shapes up with the following top stories. perfect pair why french pastries and high end shoes make for the ideal couple. vintage aircraft a german family business restoring historic plane. and nordic notes presenting a finnish symphony based on the nation and a. pastries and shoes two things that certainly have serious addiction potential and todd spiegel could and has in fact written a book about it the graphic designer slash pastry chef is currently hot stuff on instagram where he artfully combines his two fetish objects so the most creative pastries in paris and dynamite footwear while the two things first appeared in one frame is brilliantly anecdotal but once they did he knew that the possibilities are
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endless. and a little crazy pastries in every shade imaginable shoes to match the photos highlight the rich variety of the paris patisseries and the fashion world. their creation of. the patisseries of paris in search of inspiration. a dream job for a man with a sweet tooth. every two minutes you have a place you have so much places and you have so much places to get inspired by and it changes all the time and it's really like this is why i said it's like living there because it's really a part of your daily life here originally from israel town used to be a graphic designer but retrained as a pastry chef when he first came to paris
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a couple of years ago he was fascinated by the colors textures and geometric patterns of the deserts today he's looking for a pink pastry. and this muck around is filled with rose petal cream leaching and fresh raspberry. towel usually takes his photos right outside shops he tries to get into neutral background so the entire focus is on the pastry and the shoes. and uploads the photo to his instagram account deserted in paris i think the idea for dessert paris started by accident when i was exploring the world of like this when paris and i really wanted to remember each. try so i took a photo and just one day i discovered hundred fifty thousand followers almost every day he posts a new shoe pastry. sometimes
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it looks like a slab side looks like something very easy. actually there is a lot of work behind photos creating the photos visit in visiting the chefs and visiting places but i always make sure that there is like a variety of places of colors of creation so each day will be different it will give you a totally different aspect an experience of paris. no easy task especially as he needs new shoes he now has over two hundred pairs and he's constantly buying more each band needs to be especially colorful he's a regular at this paris boutique and i know exactly what he's looking for. my love for shoes started way before when i was living in tel aviv. as a graphic designer always had this appeal for a very graphic uncalled for shoes so i was collecting them and when i came to paris i discovered there's like more colors and we're. just group with desert and paris
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his latest purchase is immediately turned into a photo. you know knows lots of pastry chefs in paris who provide him with cakes. one of them a towel used to bake his own pastries but now he focuses solely on creating photos for instagram that's where. first saw his work. for the so this is. you know what we were thinking me something new you know because he's not only thinking picture of cake and got the idea to take a fake we sent through it and i said yeah like you know his first mango pastry soon appears on town's instagram account matched with yet another new pair of shoes. recently published his own patisseries book featuring the best of his seven hundred class photos. i think the cakes there are always more graphic
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home. different would get more attention. for example. i had. by phone and that one went like crazy or the rubik's cube i still go there so it's always like you for a shift create something that's a little different and something that people are not used to see it will go through the roof but i think like usually people are so happy to see creations from paris so i can say that most pictures are considered successful. pastries and clearly a winning combination. it was late summer in one thousand nine hundred ninety one when a couple hiking in the italian alps made an astonishing discovery an inch and a frozen into the ice and naturally preserved who later made headlines as the
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iceman all experts then confirmed that he'd been lying there for over five thousand years the oldest natural human mummy in europe and what's more he appeared to have been murdered well now a brand new film postulates what might have happened in the ice man's last days and hours. he's lost everything his village is in flames his family dead. and the perpetrators gone. so the man vows to take revenge and pursue the culprits that's how the producers of the movie iceman imagined that's his fate. i was looking for a mythical figure from our region to tell a universal story so i also wanted to pick a character that's not already known inside and out. where you have to deliver all those facts and. concentrated on going to him most but at sea the naturally mummified stone age man isn't a complete unknown his frozen bodies kept at minus six degrees celsius the song to
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roll museum of archaeology. when it was found scientists were jubilant by analyzing the contents of his stomach they reconstructed his path across the alps and they found an arrowhead in that seas childer the iceman was murdered before you get on the phone up to five before i started writing i tried to read all the literature on the subject then i wrote the first draft and i always wanted the story to be plausible no matter what actually occurred. that was my aim and i kept it until the end. just interesting but the result is a movie about man's perennial fight for survival at a time when death looms large. german actor you can feel those plays at sea it was his first time portraying a stone age man. and as
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a sign up for us he was a challenge as i read everything a new house strenuous it would be in the mountains in the cold it's going to be physically demanding and i like that to me the story was like a thriller set in the alps fifty three hundred years ago for a revenge story. high mission in addition to focal wasn't allowed to speak german in the movie only a fantasy language based on an early dialect which used to be spoken in the alps. a long. time and i know it sounds like. a linguist develop the fantasy language especially for the film although there's not that much dialogue. this is and it will form the sauce it's like arc a typical acting it's like painting then you know you've got a picture and everyone interprets it differently but it still captures a mood that has to do with the colors so that's what acting without speaking is
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like and i like it. and nature itself posed a further challenge the actual side of it sees demise self to roles alps are beautiful but unpredictable. young and we were lucky we didn't lose a single day due to weather problems. like the snow storm up on the glacier which can be seen in the last quarter of the film. three days earlier there was no snow there what it looked like the canary islands but once we arrived it started snowing we were lucky to go up starting november thirtieth the fruits of this hard labor hit the silver screen and viewers can finally learn whether he got his revenge.
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well on any given day there are tens of thousands of airplanes crisscrossing the skies and that's of course just here in europe and so it's hardly surprising that people don't pay much attention to all that noise going on overhead unless of course it sounds completely unfamiliar and it turns out that there is a vintage plane in the air like something out of a film well meyer motors in southern germany is a highly reputed address when it comes to restoring historic aircraft and the tale of their family business is also worth telling. this plane's first owner fluid right around the world after purchasing the piper twelve in one thousand nine hundred forty seven. today mechanic eric meyer is going to pilot the american aircraft under the watchful eye of his father elmer and his sister annie. that sound is music to the years of airplane and. it's in the post and it's a passion is definitely it takes you back to the roots of flying to the simplicity
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of a plane it's and the likeness to. the myers are all fascinated with flying. this moves on and what my son is doing is just great the whole family flies that's the nicest thing i could. go to any meyer is also training to be an aircraft mechanic she's one of the few women to pursue this profession. jogging is an adventure you can see the world from above it's peaceful up there you're a little bit closer to have an addiction. eric meyer has loved planes like this super cruiser since childhood. and oaklands in with some language for my birthday my uncle would always give me a round trip flight as a present i was even allowed to steer that went on for four or five maybe six years and there was nothing better than. today uncle hakim is
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a professional pilot and meyer motors flight instructor together with his brother elmer he runs the family business which specializes in restoring historical airplanes. to brothers founded the business a decade ago but the myers were restoring and flying vintage aircraft long before that it all started with their father a farmer who owned vineyards. i think second of all he said we need a plane to spray the grapevine it's showing and when the barn had to be reconstructed and large. they've got to make room for the plane so i'm the mother and my brother we all worked on it by that back in one thousand nine hundred five his father paid twelve hundred marks for his fees. will be minus follows my father's problem was that he was also disabled because he only had one arm people said he was being stupid that a disabled man couldn't and shouldn't fly was impossible but he did and in one thousand nine hundred four he became the first disabled person in germany to get
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his pilot's license my brother and i went up with them regularly as children and that's how we caught the flying bug. the brothers even experienced a crash with their father the plane was totaled but that didn't dampen their passion for flying twenty five years ago the brothers bought an aircraft of their own today meyer motors employs more than twenty people in two thousand and eleven they found this one nine hundred fifty hawker c. fury at an air show the propeller plane could go almost as fast as a fighter jet at the time. i saw him and i were in reno when the plane crashed into the pilot ran out of fuel just before hitting the runway out the plane was destroyed and i read my brother's thoughts and said we'll buy it and reconstruct it again bones i thought with. numerous rare or famous flying machines now stand in the hangar or the workshop many of them belong to clients like this p. fifty one mustang. any meyer is currently working on
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a message built in one nine hundred thirty four. the second and. when you know that you're handling things that are around a hundred years old it's kind of all inspiring and when you achieve something after working on it for so long when a piece finally fits and you attach it to the fuselage it's pretty cool memphis a good officer and. still no one in the family expected that any would wind up doing her professional training here. it was the last thing i wanted to do i always said dad i'm not going to work for you then i took a gap year and went abroad and noticed how much i missed helping out and getting my hands dirty. after thinking about a lot i decided to do it after all and i don't regret it. i do it all over again as. her brother eric already knew as
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a child that he wanted to become an aircraft mechanic today he's one of and his instructors. who are my must say that i was really apprehensive but as we know how to solve problems from being siblings i'd say we make a pretty good team. and. we have a lot of fun and work i thought it would be a lot worse. sabina meyer has managed the office from the start she always brought her children along to work. they had their little bicycles with them and their wading pool stood outside they helped clean the planes and even built their own from cardboard boxes they had a lot of fun. in myers are a family who are still having fun and sharing that vintage aircraft stay in the air for years to come. all anyone who's ever been up to finland knows that it's a nation of extremes and very strong contrast it with its seasons its people or its
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natural heritage and this year finland is celebrating a sensory of independence and to mark that occasion the country's official tourism portales visit finland commissioned a piece of music that delves into the national character more deeply than ever before will the symphony of extremes as it's called was created by setting finnish geno typed to music and so let's see what that sounds like. the symphony of extremes is as diverse as finland itself. i get top in cellist and songwriter a finnish band apocalyptica based the music on d.n.a. samples from his countrymen. these people that have sinky have never heard the symphony but they suspect what it might sound like. music from finnish d.n.a. would probably be kind of. like. a lot of people if
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it's songs like famous people there like the famous beard bush sold it's going to be a pretty heavy. top and it is the most prominent member of apocalyptica for years the cello metal band has been one of the most popular musical exports he's composed dozens of songs for apocalyptica but he's never used genetic material as an inspiration before it took him a while to get used to the idea for the symphony of extreme. writing music from out of it's kind of i don't know what it means to be dead but that was my first thought but then i thought that actually. sounds very interesting and that's why i decided to start to figure out what it what it could be and what would it actually means there were so many different approach possibilities to approach the whole idea that. it's a big challenge and the fall i wanted to be part of. finland is
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a country of contrasts and lapland the midnight sun shines for seventy consecutive days in winter there's no sun at all for more than fifty days straight. at helsinki institute for molecular medicine finland scientists have spent years studying finnish d.n.a. . researcher yana sarla and. colleagues constantly uncover typical variance at the margins of the country. we know that there are variants in the finnish genome that men in the know them but to finland all more common in the west to finland and. the differences are not huge. but if you will get the right regions in the genome you can actually tail from we have to finish. these from. data composer jonathan middleton who teaches at finland stomper
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a university translated these d.n.a. variants into simple sequences of musical notes like the top and then spent long hours in his studio combining those sequences to express a sense of them but. for me it was also important to. the mental tentative acts of a finished people and the history of the nation and where we come from and why finnish d.n.a. is so diverse and i also wanted to bring into the music the feel that my main goal was that when famous people there he had this piece that they feel it's very famous and that was for me equally important. letter chains you know because. they're basically just letters and nothing else. top and worked hard to ensure that the various regions of finland could be recognized within the music. biz maybe kind
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of north. of. us all. jane. this symphony of extremes has now premiered in helsinki finnish audiences can find out if they can recognize their own d.n.a. in the music. and to round off the show we're headed now to sweden's favorite holiday island and that is earl and it's about one hundred thirty seven kilometers long but only sixteen kilometers wide and so it boasts lots of beach and because it's in the southeast of the country apparently the most hours of sunshine so its population of about twenty four thousand swells to about ten times that in the summer and that's why we
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thought the best time to go is definitely off. for most visitors a trip to the island usually begins with the drive across the land bridge. the island is a tremendously popular summer destination for sun starved swedes but its natural beauty is best experienced when fall sets in. the weather gets rougher and peace and quiet descend on. there's a lighthouse at each end of the one hundred thirty seven kilometer long coast the one of the northern point is nicknamed tall eric. i don't have a long time maritime tradition and the line alice is a remnants of that history currents around the island are tricky so there are not just the two big lighthouses but also many smaller ones along the coast i mean.
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the wooden windmills that dot the landscape are typical of the region most of them are out of service but time was they turned year round in the baltic breeze when bills were long key to agricultural operations here. just about every farmer on the island put up a windmill on his farm to cover his own energy. in a day in the mid nineteenth century there were some two thousand when mills on the bottom a little. girl and has been inhabited since the early stone age. broun stone is testify to the vikings presence. or cone castle was built from a twelfth century rampart and long served as a key fortress in battles against denmark today all that remains is a ruin. so legion palace is located nearby known for its good air the spot was selected for a royal summer residence by sweden's queen victoria in the early twentieth century
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the gardens are a major attraction. remember they're not hard to make it is the oldest part of the palace garden consists of an english park and italian garden it too was commissioned by queen victoria then there are later additions. we take good care of the park to ensure it looks as good in the future as it did in the past. the expensive estate continues to be used by the swedish royal family as a vacation retreat to this day. every year the family gets together to celebrate the birthday in july of crown princess victoria and. coming up on the royal family spends eight to ten weeks a year on the palace and on the starting point for their excursions we always fly the royal flag so that everyone knows a member of the royal families here have been on a. half hour's drive south of the restaurant aren't serves up local specialities.
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kakodkar bacon filled potato dumplings they prepare hundreds here every day by hand . in the end it's. not dumplings have a feeling made from cured and diced pork belly. seasoned and clove proper and onion . matter they're filled we boil them for an hour or so and they're served with butter cream and lingonberry said. the perfect way to round off a long wind swept walk on the beach this we favored island with its rock and picturesque landscapes. and that's all for this editions i hope you enjoyed it and until we meet again spending.
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a ducted by rebels at the age of eleven forced to marry at fourteen. twenty two evelyn story is fairly common and you. tens of thousands of children are kidnapped abused and forced to become child soldiers and their trauma continues even after they retire because community is often reject the children of tara young rebel
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captives in uganda. in fifteen minutes on d w. they're black and living in germany. he's reminded what that means on a daily basis presenter john up like this not being able to blend in and i was. taking a holiday. you know different than the way. she travelled across germany to meet other black people and to hear their stories. it's that. i grew up in a white family in a white neighborhood it was definitely a challenge. she decided to put me up for adoption. so the main thing was to keep your head down and your mouth shut of course of the face like this i could never completely disappear if you see all these stereotypes about
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africa it's good to see you. do something for your country but you're still the black guy with an. afro germany starting december tenth d.w. . these are your five keys to safer food. clean to prevent contamination. separate draw and cook foods to avoid cross contamination. cooks thoroughly to kill microorganisms. keep food safe temperatures either call cold to prevent bacterial growth not.
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use safe water and safe raw materials to avoid contaminate. food producers are the ones primarily responsible for the safety of the food or both but you can protect yourself and your family from diseases in the home by plying the five keys to sea for food use them you also have a role to play. tens of thousands of demonstrators have been rallying in zimbabwe's capital harare to demand the resignation of president robert mugabe this comes as his traditional supporters have also called on him to step down.

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