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downloads you can stick on but from super. to be. a very close friend of into active exercise is writing about that deep down you don't come slashdot atlanta on facebook in the uk still. german so free w. i want to welcome to our highlights edition with the best pegs of the week here's a look at what we've put together for you today. towering giants a street computer company brings up to life in the netherlands. artistic dining in the artist and the sister open a pop up restaurant in iceland. this thing called love elvis fans in the
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german town of five now time celebrates their i don't. the dumb city of l.a. awad was recently overrun by giants as part of a travelling theatre production the french street theatre royal de luxe stage an impressive three day interactive experience involving a giant public girl in search of her puppet father while the residents and tourists alike got in on the search and we were also on hand for the action. a little girl who's looking for have father. he's not really hard to mace standing and eleven meters tall and wearing a diving suit. still she wanders through the streets of. i think it's magic yes yes sure grace mystery and that's it show huge it's amazing
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how yeah how they get the mold to sing out in syria listening i love to see it it makes me feel like a little child again i think it's really a fairy tale. why is she looking for her father. and what does the don't have to do with us. that morning and eight o'clock the father to the sleep with a busy day ahead. as one of europe's capitals of culture this year. invited the royal deluxe street theater troupe to come and perform claudia will grace the producer she has to make sure everything goes off smoothly local volunteer stewards will help keep the public safe. crew in the costumes half of them of roads are luxe and half of them a local people who've been staying over the last two weeks to learn how to make that movement and then up in the crane you'll see there are more people manipulating their heads but you know what you forget. you get lost in them
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as giants i mean. the extras a cordless patients. by the dolls. they wake up the giant and help him get ready. he's made a short time when he's supposed to three times he's suspended from a huge crane with cables and machinery and lots of heaving the. fusions will make him look like a man. forever locks was found by it fast to stick directors on new coke zero in one thousand nine hundred seventy nine in front of. his giants have since traveled the world. and two thousand and nine they were in berlin to celebrate the anniversary of german reunification. should be he could get us through.
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the difficulty for a show such as the giants saga is to create scenarios that reflect the history of the city where it's playing. in a word and that was not so hot the people in this region have always had to battle the north sea and keep the water at bay so koku concocted a story and watch in chile and comes to help them one hundred fifty thousand humans came to watch the story unfold as the giant dive his daughter looked for him accompanied by her playful puppy. philippine shoes have their work cut out for them two teams take turns jumping off a platform while clinging to cables to raise the feet of the giant he maintains a speed of one kilometer per hour. others have to move through sounds. people remove the feet they have to make sure that they don't jump into the
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audience because it's quite a problem sometimes because the audience is quite close and you don't want to knock people over all something like that so it's very challenging to make sure that each jump straight forward and that you don't run into people. at midday the girl and the dog take a rest in front of the old home for the famous leaning tower of labor are. there they don't know. they're people and that's a strawberry thing about roads that's why people love them because they stop being puppets they stop being marionette ants and you just look at the music at their face you look at their emotions and their movements you watch and take in their story. the funny trauma enthralls the townspeople and says to them like monta the. finally
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a huge building father and daughter are you know he says. the troops next adventure will be in liverpool in october. it's often said that children follow closely in their parents' footsteps and for siblings olafur eliasson and victoria don't tear this definitely seems to be the case now their father was a ship's cook and artist to day all of far as a world famous artist and victoria works as a chef in his studio here in berlin but their native iceland has called them back home for a temporary call unary project that combines their talents. installations combined with fine dining. that's what served up at the s. early church in one o one in the icelandic capital ricky. but this is
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a top up restaurant is a collaboration between siblings through aerial sun and victoria and the us daughter she is the head chef and uses mainly authentic icelandic ingredients in addition. it's the combine the experience of course of bringing all of us art in the studio their work here as you also can see and then the concept of the food from berlin colliding with the icelandic seafood and so one of the great things about this food is obviously that it's also about ecology sustainability and so it's a lot of the art that i'm interested in and involved with as well so there is a kind of i view it off of the connection here victoria at least on her and her team are creating icelandic city chip after marinating lobster and cod in line juice spiced with chili pepper the dishes rounded off with oyster plant and icelandic strawberries cooking for me means for example coming
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together it means family time means a swell course. after training as a chef at a restaurant in reykjavik victoria early as daughter then worked in the u.s. and brazil. in two thousand and fifteen she opened her own restaurant in berlin called doctor and friend for two years then she switched to the kitchen in the studio over brother on a few others and also in berlin. my favorite about how my sister victoria copes is it's of course very dicey this it doesn't overcook so when you have a piece of cotton you know. how coffee almost take it off instead i says when it's not overcooked and then i mean it's not wrong they said that's just like a little fresh on the inside i love that. there's a clear division of labor between the siblings victoria is responsible for the menu like this dish of mackerel with garlic flowers on loveridge oil while her brother
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takes care of the decor. the glass in these lights was made using icelandic sand. in the same building visitors can see other works by all of your earlier sun including this glass brick it's called the classic brick and it is. as you can see a kind of a shape a break and when you stack this break you can make a surface and that is how it was done at the house. harper is a concert hall that's become a landmark in reykjavik all of her elio son designed its colored glass for side. he's also well known for his the weather project which brought the blazing sun into london's tate modern in two thousand and three. in two thousand and eleven he created your rainbow panorama a glass walkway in or those denmark and three years later he transformed denmark's
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louisiana museum of modern art into a riverbed olafur your son and his sister share lots of fond memories of their childhood in reykjavik their pop up restaurant is housed in the marshall house a form of fish meal factory. live both long dreamed of operating a restaurant in this building which is now a cultural center. we thought on my father. he was a cook on a fishing boat. a friend of ours labor has a restaurant in this room are ready. so it's just an idea of a discussion we could do something here. for around three months and. will be able to enjoy the sibling's artistic and commentary creations in the us so we kitchen one on one. if this goes well we might try it again next year or so maybe in london on one figure fifty but it would also be fun to do it in other
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places like in a at is about four to berlin the city is like the sibling second home so they can imagine opening a restaurant there maybe even one that will stick around for a while. it's been over forty one years since the king of rock n roll elvis presley passed away from cardiac arrest but his fans remain loyal to his music and his style on both sides of the atlantic and one place where that loyalty take shape every year is in the german town of bad now haim where elvis was stationed while in the u.s. army or here for the past seventeen years a festival has taken place dedicated to the king your own max reporter hayley rollinson traveled there for a blast from the past. the rock n roll era ushered in by over us press read swiftly took the world by storm and still captivates chance today what's behind this everlasting fascination with the keep.
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growing up in cleveland ohio near the rock n roll hall of fame and i heard elvis was the king of rock n roll since the time i was a kid but i didn't know he lived in germany and in fact i didn't know he lived in this tiny german town which now hosts the european elvis possible each year drawing fans from all over the world i had to find out what it was all about. in one thousand nine hundred fifty eight at the height of his musical career elvis presley was drafted into the us army and stationed in freetown near frankfurt west germany the nearby town of bad now high and became his home for a year and a half it's an experience the town and his neighbors haven't forgotten see the descendants of those very neighbors invite the rest of the world to their home for the seventeenth european trustable lets see if they can keep the spirit of elvis and rock'n'roll while. the festival is full of the king's spirit everywhere you turn there are nine hundred fifty s. cars fashion and music with plenty of dancing all inspired by the king of rock n
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roll. so why are people still loyal to elvis after all these years. pete rock n roll is great you can get dressed up and dance that's fun. oh rich all over oh rouche great man great singer great entertainer. for them looking for elvis there you go to make my day also wasn't really what i really like is that his music is so important to the people here that's wonderful because it keeps him alive but . most of these issues are not elvis impersonators but they do count him as a major inspiration like the silver rockets from the netherlands. antilles. and ran. winner darlene love who once shared the stage with elvis himself. to it.
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was yes. it's the second day of the festival and elvis fans are back at it for more fun. this car is a lot like the king's famous pink cadillac he was known to stop his car in traffic to sign autographs earning him the name elvis the traffic obstacle. and it's not the only time elvis caused a stir here hotel manager thomas says the king and his entourage were kicked out of this room at the hotel going to. the main reason was that they very like to newspapers and blow them off when it smoked they put it down on the other door. thought it was funny when the old lady is around all day and her nose it's was burning here but the hotel owner said it's sorry but not enough. fans can stay in the perfectly preserved room for about one
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hundred fifty euros a night. normally the. very friendly happy funny from crying yesterday we had a woman that kissed the bad really very. nearly every spot in bad now haim holds memories of elvis visitors can follow in his footsteps on a tour led by a local expert one stop is at his house a goodish classic fourteen where he met the love of his life percent a billion at a party they later married and had a child together. back in the center of town the party rages on with no sign of slowing down. or. let it go to bed now i'm expecting to see a lot of men and oversee the hunk of burning love but what i actually found was that the residents here are really proud of elvis and his time here so they are the
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perfect pilgrimage ready for anyone thinking that proper procedure period that helped him here to live. every summer numerous styles of sandals come out on the market but one in particular is always a popular choice the greek sandal now it can sometimes be seen on statues representing greek figures like plato and socrates and in athens the shoemaker describes himself as the artist and poet of the greek sandals so we asked him to tell us what sets his shoes apart from the rest. all kinds of variations on the greek sandal can be spotted on the streets of athens around the acropolis. here they been around for thousands of years already.
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even the ancient greek philosopher plato was sandals the leather son of footways now popular all over the wild but how does it feel to wear them in greece i usually don't really where i'm at home because it's too close so over here my feet are much more free. there's something historical about it because you can see them you know the paintings are starters but it's all over the militants and when you wear them you really understand why they keep on being where there's some girls are amazing. on tellus many seals is one of the best known greek sandal make because he studied art in new york but then returns with how much his workshop is located in the city center. his family could be making sandals for three generations. makes me happy to produce a pair of sandals the same way they were made three thousand years ago i feel like i'm in my element with a fish in water this is not. the many cmos families handcrafted designs have been
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won by v.i.p.'s including actress and hathaway. singer barbra streisand actress sarah jessica parker former first lady jackie kennedy onassis and even the beatles but pantelis many seen as doesn't differentiate between the stars tourists and locals it was there. were democratic. view every individual foot as a challenge that means we create for this but we don't care if it's natural to feel happier an ordinary person it's all the same to was here in the shadow of the acropolis that didn't matter in the old greece new. does it in a new greece towards it's all the same. many of the statues around town commemorate famous historical figures who also wore simple sandals.
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for example the statesman perry cli's nathen the city hall. and his fellow philosopher socrates in front of the academy of athens. two simple they subsamples which were later adopted by the romans. in the fifteenth and sixteenth century open toed shoes called buskins where all the rage women wore these shoes which featured high corks under the hoop skirts to make them look taller. continues to find inspiration in the historical figures who wore greek samples and always carried a sketch pad with him to draw pictures of a foot well on statues. whenever i look at ancient statues that wear these sandals i'm always impressed that people already wore this kind of shoes three thousand years ago. fell in love and they
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went to war while wearing them. they lived their lives in them and these sundials are still around today. greek sandals the perfect summer footwear since the days of antiquity. often young girls dreams of becoming a hollywood actress remain just that dreams but for the ugandan or german actress for also her speak a reality has not just conquered hollywood she's also landed a major role in germany's longest running t.v. crime series we caught up with her in berlin to talk about the various roles she's played so far. well you would be moved. as entertaining as that would be.
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because somebody has first ever hollywood role two years ago made her an instant hit with moviegoers she starred in the marvel comic book adaption captain america's civil war but to her acting in the movie wasn't even such a big deal. for me she says so when i went into stand what kind of character i'm supposed to portray the event almost stop acting and just become that character be that human a comic figure or whatever i just do what i'm expected to do basically it was super easy. easy. after starring in captain america for all this was also cast for the black panther superhero flick which is set in the same fantasy world it came out earlier this year once again so almost plays i o. . question does i love this the comic the character actually looks a bit like me when i see those pictures i always think yes it makes sense i got that role. in her role as io floor and serves as king charles
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bodyguard the king is the ability to transform himself into black panther. into the people to pay them one gift and. in the movie black panther equipped with superpowers governs and protects the imaginary african kingdom of wakanda. yet not yet still be a king. i took the game. during the shooting for wrong as consumers kung fu skills came in quite handy she really enjoyed making the movie. pan's what i liked about being part of black times that was the opportunity to work alongside so many people of color that was something really special. because when you watch the movie and pay attention to the looks and the research that's going into the film and talk to people who watch it they'll tell you well i can really sense elements of my culture in the film. for
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the movie they tour inspiration from a number of countries with the designs and i think lots of people are glad africa's being portrayed in such a positive light for the. african causative. born in uganda because imber grew up in the german city of s. and and a few years ago she moved to berlin with her husband and kids but not as i like berlin it's noisy but nice. job all study dancing and acting in the netherlands in two thousand and one when she was in her final year of university she landed her very first movie role and after that she went on to major european musicals like west side story cats and aida. in recent years she's also starred in a range of german t.v. productions like the crime series taught our. history by and is a benefit jones says had seven appearances on tight art so far even though she's
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played a suspect a witness and a culprit the t.v. show is germany's longest running crime series and remains hugely popular to this day. and as of twenty nineteen she'll be starring as a nina's schmidt's playing a tot or detective herself it's a role she's always wanted in the production she'll be solving a complicated crime mystery with the help of a new female colleague while dealing with a tense personal relationship because almost sees this role as a step towards making german t.v. more diverse. there's still a loss of room for diversity so i look down the line they might cause someone with a veil a black person or an individual with a disability without the need to justify it simply because they're ordinary people who are part of our society. the ones. even gave. those consumers successes have boosted her confidence as an actress. she's looking forward to the future. i need to get to play
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a tot ought to take to know that i have the cost for foreign movies starring in marvel and d.c. productions so these things just happened easy so it will that i did with a card of coalesce but now everything is changing rapidly and i'm being offered all these great roles song up for all kinds of movies and playing a variety of different characters. like lending her voice to the lion king musical drama remake akim twenty nine. watch out for flawless. grace certainly well and with that we were about another week of your max now don't forget to friend us on facebook or go to our website to see the reports again as always thanks for tuning in let's see you again soon.
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