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New York Public Library Time Lapse: Books renovation

In preparation for the reopening of the Rose Main Reading Room, watch 52,000 books being shelved…in just two minutes: Title: Time Lapse: Thousands of Books Get Reshelved Before the Rose Main Reading Room Reopens Video credit: Max Touhey Photography Music credit: As Colorful As Ever by Broke  http://www.metouhey.com

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The Architect / Cameron Beyl

Kerem Bursin was nominated for his role in the film at the 2008 Evvy Awards in the Outstanding Performance for Film or Television category.

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Cultural Architecture, Movie

Cathedrals of Culture

‘If buildings could talk, what would they say about us?’ Cathedrals of Culture offers six startling responses to this question. Cathedrals of Culture technical information Directors: Wim Wenders, Michael Glawogger, Michael Madsen, Robert Redford, Margreth Olin, Karim Aïnouz Country: Germany / Denmark / Austria / Norway Language: English / German Duration: 165min World sales: Cinephi Release Date: 29 May 2014 Cathedrals…

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Salaryman #6 – A Modern Tale of Overwork in Japan

Salaryman #6, is a short 2002 movie, about overwork in Japan, frustration, depression and importance of work-life balance. A man in a suit is sprawled on the floor of an office; his colleagues help him to his feet but he seems to have lost his memory. The next morning, he remembers his name (Shiode) and where he works, but he…

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Architecture, Movie

High Rise Trailer / Anthony Royal Architecture

High Rise is a 2015 British film directed by Ben Wheatley, starring Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Luke Evans, Elisabeth Moss, James Purefoy and Keeley Hawes. It is based on the 1975 novel of the same name by J.G. Ballard. It was produced by Jeremy Thomas through his production company Recorded Picture Company. In September 2015, the film received its…

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Architecture, Movie

The Fountainhead: A touch of the new, a touch of the old

Architect Howard Roark (Gary Cooper) being asked to add a classical touch to his modernistic building proposal. From “The Fountainhead” (1948). The Fountainhead technical information Movie: The Fountainhead Director: King Vidor Writers: Ayn Rand (screenplay), Ayn Rand (novel) Stars: Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal, Raymond Massey To sell your soul is the easiest thing in the world. That’s what everybody does…

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