Here meet personal memory, working knowledge, research interests and anecdotes together to vivid memory about the most important German dramatist of the 20th century. When the director Peter Voigt, former assistant director of Brecht at the Berliner Ensemble in 2004, finds a wallet with pictures and captions from the American exile, he pursued this track and discovered that Brecht has always worked with photography and film. Peter Voigt puts together an exciting collage of this film and photo material. A conversation with Erdmut Wizisla, the head of Bertolt Brecht Archives, moderated by Harald Müller, forms the dramatic bond of the film.
A marriage broker can't resist meddling in the life of a model, with disastrous results.
The film is a meditation on the photographic image as a result of touch: an interplay of sun, space, camera, aperture, film stock, the object of a hand and manual movement.
The story of a famous old sculptor, weary of life and the folly of men, who finds, thanks to the arrival of a Spanish girl escaped from a refugee camp, the desire to return to work and sculpt your final work in occupied France in 1943. Model and artist, as they work, speak with simplicity and closeness to everything around them: The life and death, the injustice of the war, youth and old age, the search for beauty in times of horror, the sense and the need for art ...
Four young women embark on a journey of sexual awakening.
Michael McDonald (MADtv, Austin Powers, Kathy Griffin – My Life on the D-List) returns home to Orange County for his debut stand-up comedy special: MODEL. CITIZEN. In this hilarious, one-hour performance, Michael shares his views on a variety of topics from fame to family and gives the audience a peek at the seemingly normal person behind the whacked out personae he has developed for television (including his famous role as Stuart the baby). Part stand-up comedy, part one man show, this special is for anyone who – like Michael – finds humor in the strange world all around us.
Nellie Horton, when mistreated by her father, is taken in charge by Thomas Lipton. She grows up in poverty not knowing her true identity as the heiress to her mother's millions. Upon the death of her benefactor, she becomes a model in a fashionable shop. There she falls into the hands of her mother's unscrupulous nephew, who contrives to do away with her in order to obtain her fortune. ....
Recorded and filmed on 16th December 2003 at the Astoria, London and released in May 2004. It features Mark Feltham on harmonica and was a double pack including DVD and concert video. 01 Orange Tree Roads 02 The Charge 03 Over The Wire 04 Aimless Desire 05 Wonderful Way To Go 06 Courage 07 No Pain 08 White Light 09 51st State 10 Here Comes The War 11 Family Life 12 Ocean Rising 13 Drag It Down 14 R&R 15 Purity 16 Poison Street 17 Get Me Out 18 Stupid Questions 19 No Rest 20 Green And Grey 21 I Love The World
Based on a true story, Amina Warsuma, was the first dark skinned African American model to go to Paris and become a top international fashion model in Europe. Amina was a walking billboard for American designers.
The physical changes of the maker’s heart since being born with the congenital disorder, Transposition of the Great Vessels, are displayed in MODEL FIFTY-ONE FIFTY-SIX. This chronicle showcases a movement from human to cyborg that connects personal vulnerability to 1980s science fiction.
An artist fantasises about the poses his model could take.
Comedy - During WWI, the Germans try to encourage certain Mexican guerrillas to make trouble on the Texas border. Masterminding the plot is a German spy who has, at his disposal, the RX4... a specially equipped weapon-bearing automobile of awesome speed. But a U.S. Army lieutenant carries the day with his own fleet of Model T racers. - John David Carson, Carol Bagdasarian, Louis Nye
An anthology of tales from Hong Kong.
Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look half bad.
An opportune salaryman moves his family into a model mansion for 12 months; unfortunately, they must allow prospective buyers to trek through their home during business hours.
The Fate of the Artist's Model (1903) shows a young woman and her baby who are abandoned by her artist lover.
Marklin Model Railroad Exhibition in Germany.
Alice visits Mr. Agony with her latest problem with Joe. They had given Junior a toy railroad for a Christmas present, and Joe had taken it over and become obsessed to the point he has built a railroad empire using all of his time, energy and money. When Alice's mother comes to dinner, Joe even has a rigged-up train serving as the dumb waiter. Mr. Agony helps Alice to solve her problem.
Upon discovering her husband's infidelity, Sandy leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. There, she befriends Aram, a guy whose wife only married him so she could get a green card. Sandy hires Aram to be her nanny, and it isn't long until Aram and Sandy find out they get along wonderfully and start to date. But is their relationship real or is it, in fact, just a rebound for both of them?
Slovakia's Next Top Model is a Slovak reality television show which pits contestants against each other in a variety of competitions to determine who will win a modeling contract with ELITE Model Management Prague & Bratislava. Czech Top Model Simona Krainova equals the role of Tyra Banks from the original series.
Benelux' Next Top Model is a Dutch reality television show aired in Flanders and the Netherlands. The show is Dutch writer and former top model Daphne Deckers. Despite the reference in the title to the Benelux, no Luxembourger or Walloon contestants are participating, nor is the program being broadcast in Luxembourg or Wallonia. The first cycle premiered in September 2009, and is based on the top-rated series America's Next Top Model with supermodel Tyra Banks.
Benelux' Next Top Model, Cycle 1 was the first cycle of Benelux' Next Top Model and the first season which include Dutch and Flemish contestants. It premiered on September 14, 2009 and lasted until November 16 of the same year. Given the show was a merge between Holland's Next Top Model and the Belgian Topmodel which both follow the same format, the panel of judges as well as the contestants were representing both nations for one half. Dutch Rosalinde Kikstra won a $75,000 contract with MTA Models and a cover on an eminent fashion magazine.
Benelux' Next Top Model, Cycle 2 was the second and last cycle of Benelux' Next Top Model which include Dutch and Flemish contestants. It premiered on September 13 and was aired until November 16, 2010. Although castings for a third season of the show were announced, the show returned as Holland's Next Top Model, the title it had prior the merge with the Belgian Topmodel version of the show. Dutch Melissa Baas from IJsselstein won the competition and a $75,000 contract with MTA Models-. Not only was she the second girl from the Netherlands that triumphed over the Belgian competition also the entire top 3 was from this country.
Người mẫu Việt Nam: Vietnam's Next Top Model is a Vietnamese reality television show in which a number of women compete for the title of Vietnam's Next Top Model and a chance to start their career in the modeling industry. The show is based upon America's Next Top Model. And as part of Top Model franchise, there is the host and the head judge like talk-show host and model Tyra Banks in the original franchise. The show shares the same format. The premiere was set to air on September 30, 2010 and was among the highest-rated shows in Vietnamese broadcasting.
I Wanna Be A Model featured a cast of 16 contestants will compete with each other to become the ultimate male and female supermodel. The participants will have to outshine each other on the catwalk fashion shows, photo shoots, self-make up and self-styling assignments and in video clip shoots.
Italia's Next Top Model is an Italian reality television show hosted by Natasha Stefanenko and based on Tyra Banks' America's Next Top Model. It is broadcast on SKY Uno, a channel of the Italian Pay Television SKY Italia. The first cycle premiered in December 2007 and soon became popular among viewers.
Be Bench/The Model Search, is reality TV show produced by ABS-CBN. The show is hosted by bench superstar Piolo Pascual and Kris Aquino, is an 8-week run of show. This is in search for the next famous Bench models and ABS-CBN stars. After nationwide auditions in Metro Manila, Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao with thousands of aspiring TV stars and bench models, Be Bench/The Model Search has selected the most beautiful, fit and fabulous contestants. The contestants’ abilities are tested each week as they strive to master the fashion photo shoots, perfect publicity skills and learn the business aspects of becoming the next big thing! All of these happen in front of the camera! Throughout the series, a panel of leading fashion industry experts will closely evaluate the progress of the models to narrow the field each week. In addition, special guest judges and surprise celebrity mentors will drop by the show to give their two cents worth. Watch the promising models in their journey to becoming famous. See the hard work and drama behind the glamour and sass of the limelight. Witness how the contestants stand-up to turn their dreams of becoming a Bench model into a reality. Winners will represent the country’s foremost clothing and lifestyle brand, Bench.
I Wanna Be A Model is the Malaysia version of Make Me A Supermodel. Although Make Me A Supermodel started later than I Wanna Be A Model. The show is opened to all Malaysians who can speak fluent Mandarin. The first season premiered on August 5, 2006. The first two seasons were hosted by Dylan Liong and Lynn Lim. Season 3 welcomed two new judge, Jeffrey Cheng and Cheryl Lee
Scandinavia's Next Top Model was a Scandinavian reality television show, based on the original concept from America's Next Top Model. It is broadcast on TV3 in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden by Viasat. The show is similar to the American version but the Scandinavian contestants are brought to Paris instead of New York or Los Angeles and are competing for a modeling contract with Marilyn modeling agency and a make-up contract with L'Oréal. The show has some differences from the American version. Most importantly, since three countries are involved, nine women from each country compete amongst themselves before being brought together when only three from each country remain. Yet they still compete only with the contestants from the same country; not until the very end, when one competitor from each country remains, is a final winner chosen. The hosts for each of the countries have been Mini Anden in Sweden, Kathrine Sørland in Norway, and Anne P in Denmark—all female models. In Sweden, Mini left the show after few seasons, and Malin Persson took over. After the contestants from the three countries have been brought together, the show has been hosted by an American fashion expert, Cynthia Garrett. Tyra Banks, the founder of the original American version, has been asked to host or guest-host the show but she has declined the offer. The coach on all the episodes has been Herve Bernard and the posing coach was Mariana Verkerk who also appears in Holland's Next Top Model, Benelux' Next Top Model, and Norway's Next Top Model as the runway coach and as a permanent judge. The runway coach was the same as in the U.S. version, J. Alexander.
Thailand's Next Top Model was a local franchised version of the reality television show America's Next Top Model that aired in 2005/2006. The show was hosted by Thai model Sonia Couling. The prize for winning Thailand's Next Top Model included a contract with Elite Model Management, Bangkok. The show's only "cycle" began airing on May 18 2005 and was won by then 19-year-old Chananan. In the final episodes, the girls took a trip to Tokyo, Japan for their last runway challenge.
I Wanna Be A Model is a reality show hosted by Dylan Liong and Lynn Lim, which aims to find the next top fashion model in Malaysia. The series featured a cast of 20 contestants will compete with each other to become the ultimate male and female supermodel. The participants will have to outshine each other on the catwalk fashion shows, photo shoots, self-make up and self-styling assignments and in video clip shoots. Michael & Angie are the winners for this season, winning over Jit Siong & Brandy.
Holland's Next Top Model features a dynamic reality show format - in that the viewers not only witness an intense competition to find a top model but also the impact of the competition on and day-to-day lives of a diverse group of contestants.
Scandinavia's Next Top Model, Cycle 1 was the first Cycle of the Scandinavian reality television show, based on the original concept from America's Next Top Model. It was broadcast on TV3 in Denmark, Norway and Sweden by Viasat. The concept of the show was that each country started an internal competition with nine girls and a national top model eliminating one after other together with her own panel of judges until three girls were left in each country. At that point the pre-selection was over and the last nine girls competed together and against each other. Although each of the participating countries did the same photo shoots and visited the same locations the girls were never supposed to meet each other before the merge. As every country had a reserved spot in the shows final top 3, the competition remained between the national finalists until only one Danish, Swedish and Norwegian girl was left when a special jury in New York led by US American model Georgianna Robertson determined who the winner would be. In the final episode Kine Lauvås Bakke from Norway was named the very first winner of Scandinavia's Next Top Model over Nanna Schultz Christensen from Denmark and Elina Herbeck from Sweden.
Holland's Next Top Model, Cycle 4 is the fourth cycle of Holland's Next Top Model and the second season of the series to be hosted by former Dutch model Daphne Deckers, began on March 31, 2008. A few major changes were made this season. The number of contestants was decreased to 11, after being maintained at 12 since Cycle 2. The winner, similar to cycle 3, will win a €75.000 contract with Modelmasters The Agency. The winner will appear on the cover of Grazia magazine, will be 4 months the new face of the ICI PARIS XL Beauty Channel and will win a Citroën sponsoured by ICI PARIS XL. Finally, the judging panel, editor of Glamour magazine Karin Swerink was replaced for editor of Grazia magazine Hilmar Mulder. The international destination during this cycle is Koh Samui, Thailand.
Brazil's Next Top Model, sometimes abbreviated as BrNTM, is a Brazilian reality show, based on America's Next Top Model and produced by the Brazilian branch of the Latin American cable channel Sony Entertainment Television in association with producer Moonshot Pictures. The show features a group of young female contestants who live together in a house for several weeks while taking part in various challenges, photo shoots and meetings with members of the modeling industry. Usually, one girl is eliminated each week until the final contestant remaining is declared "Brazil's Next Top Model" and wins a modelling contract along with other associated prizes.
Nigeria’s Top Model 2007 was a television event in Nigeria. Originally the show was planned to be a multi-episode reality competition such as the original format of America's Next Top Model. However, after an unsuccessful attempt to gain the rights for the franchise it was modeled as a competition that only lasted one evening. It took place on April 27, 2007. The event was held in London with prizes such as a contract with acclaimed agency Select Models and immediate booking for shows in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and others. Girls between 18 and 28 and who were at least 5'8 were allowed to compete. In a pageant-style contest with fourteen chosen girls competing in order to win the title of Nigeria's Top Model. In the first round the girls were narrowed down to six and with a second round resulting in the top 3 placements where Olabimitan Adeyinka took home victory. Given the big success the show enjoyed a second "Cycle" was planned but further plans did not surpass that stage.
In 2007, a local TV station in Mazar-I-Sharif, Afghanistan aired a reality television show modeled after the America's Next Top Model. International media took notice and dubbed the show Afghanistan's Next Top Model.
America's Most Smartest Model was an American reality television show that aired on VH1. The hosts were Ben Stein and Mary Alice Stephenson. The show attempted to find brains behind beauty in a series of challenges, and would grant the winner $100,000, a feature in an upcoming V05 ad, and the title "America's Most Smartest Model". On the season finale, VJ Logan was named the winner of America's Most Smartest Model, and received a V05 ad campaign and $100,000.