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Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
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Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
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Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Take a look at a clothing line that is all about ethics, from the material to the producing of the clothes. (Part 2/2)
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Host: Can you talk a bit about, the two new materials that you use, the biological cotton and bamboo?
Pascale Clauzier: It's been now, one year that we are using the organic cotton. We import it from India and it's knitted in Quebec and sewn in Quebec and the new fabric that we enter in the new collection is the bamboo, that is environmentally friendly and we could breathe with it, it's very comfortable.
Pascal Benoksas: 50% of the production of pesticides around the world, is destinated towards cotton. So that's why we are using organic cotton and we are pushing also towards the bamboo.
Host: This is bamboo.
Pascale Clauzier: Creation with the bamboo and it's stretched and it's very comfortable.
Pascal Benoksas: That's the Peace Diffusion. It's been in our collection for now, a year and we invite people just to move the white flag around the world to support, depending on what's going on in the news. [Non-English] It's Picasso sentence which has put a lot of attachment on the T-shirt. Well, with that T-shirt we say, where there is the warning, that this unique, hand made, painted piece in this passion, which may provoke your transformations. You were born original, don't become a copy. For men [Non-English]
Pascale Clauzier: You don't wait to be in the bed of the hospital to be alive.
Pascal Benoksas: The pearl so it's like you are wearing a necklace of pearl and in the back it says [Non-English] shine before you fall, so it means, just live your life a 100% and right now. This is Nelson Mandela and it says, [Non-English], and it's in the back, the hand of Nelson Mandela that accompany you.
Host: What were you guys seeing in society, that made you really want to encourage people to live in the moment.
Pascale Clauzier: Personally, when it came to me, it's because I was really in a routine in my life and I said, okay life is not working and go home, it has to be more. So just wear the sense of mind. Oom came in my head and all these ideas.
Pascal Benoksas: There is a lot of things that distracts you and just brings you to things that are not necessary and you think you could find happiness in that is sometimes -- sometimes it's just little old things that you are doing, for that moment that just bring you happiness and makes you enjoy life.