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EMMY NOMINATED SERIES directed by and starring Steve Buscemi is back for a second season!!! Park Bench is a local's take on the special people, places, and spirit of New York City. Through unscripted moments with average New Yorkers and Steve's celeb friends, Buscemi takes viewers on a funny, first-hand journey/misadventure, told in his unique voice.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
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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"Stricly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly and The Saturdays' Rochelle Humes talk to mums about their experiences of being mum. Whether the daughter of a Rolling Stone, in one of the most famous girl bands the world has ever known, or a parent coping with disability as well as family life, each mother in Being Mum shows that the feelings, challenges and rewards of motherhood are universal no matter the surroundings you find yourself in."
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.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
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.
Female: Hi Nick, you’re alright? Nick: Hello, doing good. Female: Good, awake? Nick: Oh yeah. Female: Yes. Nick: Definitely. Female: Coffee. Nick: Working on it. Female: Fantastic. Just tell me about express digital. Nick: Sure, express digital started about 14 years ago, our CEO and founder Grommit Fur and actually started the company with his brother. His brother is the CTO of the company and started actually doing all the programming for the software. Female: More specifically about the work for software Darkroom. Nick: Sure, it has the ability to capture the image so you can actually shoot tethered or you can shoot wirelessly. It has the ability to manage the software for the perspective as far as printing, creating your own packages. It also has the ability to enhance the images. So you can go in there and do green screen technology, high key. You can also create your own backgrounds, borders, just as creative as you want. So you could go and take a picture of Buckingham palace and actually utilize that as your background. Female: So who is this aimed at? Nick: It’s aimed at the professional photographer. We also work with amateur photographers, professional photographers and school photographers as well. So we’re really trying to target everybody. Female: Yeah, and is there any competitors in the market? Nick: There are other competitors with a couple of different softwares. For example our Darkroom core edition has a lot of competitors and our darkroom assembly line, which is for schools, has a lot of competitors. But our darkroom professional, we pretty much own the market in the US and we hope to take it over in the UK as well. Female: So is it available in the UK at the moment? Nick: Yeah, yes it is. It’s actually available in the UK currently. It’s been available in the UK since March of 2007. We’ve been growing rapidly here in the UK, and in Ireland, and we really hope to dominate the European market here. Female: And do you feel it’s going well so far? Nick: It’s going great thus far especially with the help of photomart. Female: Fantastic, well it’s great meeting you, and talking to you. Nick: Thank you very much. Female: I’m going to see you later in the day. Nick: I appreciate it. Female: Thank you very much. Nick: Thank you.