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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Rumi Nagashima
collection
83
ITEMS
6,733
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 6,733
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Jamila Jad
collection
102
ITEMS
5,746
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 5,746
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and dreams of becoming a doctor. The oldest of four...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Mingmar Lama
collection
51
ITEMS
4,175
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 4,175
This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama, a seasonal harvester of yartsa gumbu, or caterpillar fungus, and farmer. Mingmar is an on-screen participant featured in Lives in Transit from the Tsum Valley of Nepal. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This...
Topic: global lives project
Basak Taner
collection
50
ITEMS
3,667
VIEWS
collection
eye 3,667
Pierre Vallee
collection
53
ITEMS
3,520
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 3,520
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Pierre Vallee, a boat pilot living in Trois Rivières in the province of Quebec, Canada. This video was produced by Karen Vanderborght, Catherine Genest, Rébecca Lavoie, Ariane Lorrain, Marianne Ploska, Patrick Pearce, and Yanie Dupont-Hébert. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topic: global lives
Lara Aragon
collection
51
ITEMS
3,482
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 3,482
This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon, a traveling clown and on-screen participant featured in Lives in Transit from Magaluf, Spain. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodríguez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit www.globallives.org .
Topic: global lives project
Seunghwan Seo
collection
50
ITEMS
3,342
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 3,342
This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Seunghwan Seo, an employee of a company called Anyman which provides virtually any service for people all around Seoul. Seunghwan is an on-screen participant of the Global Lives Project featured in Lives in Transit from Seoul, South Korea. This video was produced by Sam Queen, Rachel Gist, Jee Young Lee, Michael Stulberg, Marisol Park, Nayoung Jung, Joel Elliott, and Cole Quinlan. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video...
Topic: global lives project
Ivan Montano
collection
49
ITEMS
3,120
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 3,120
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topic: global lives
Muttu Kumar
collection
81
ITEMS
2,916
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,916
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Muttu Kumar, a postcard seller and tour guide from Hampi, India. He was 18 years old at the time of the shoot. Despite leaving school at age twelve due to financial constraints, Muttu Kumar speaks Hindi, Kannada, English, and a fair bit of French. These skills are central to his work as a tour guide and postcard salesman in Hampi, India where the architectural achievements of the Vijaynagar Empire have been declared a UNESCO World...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
collection
48
ITEMS
2,893
VIEWS
collection
eye 2,893
Rael Feliciano
collection
94
ITEMS
2,806
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,806
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rael Feliciano, a hip-hop singer and city permit inspector. He was 23 years old at the time of the shoot. Better known as Rael, Israel Feliciano was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. At the time of his GLP shoot in 2006, he was an emerging hip-hop artist who paid the bills working as a city permit inspector. Rael has been a performer since childhood, when he and his brother would break dance in the city center and at school...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Edith Kaphuka
collection
97
ITEMS
2,672
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,672
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Edith Kaphuka, a student from Ngwale Village, Zomba District, Malawi. She was 13 years old at the time of the shoot. Edith Kaphuka was a 13-year-old student at Domasi Mission Primary School in Zomba District, Malawi during her Global Lives Project shoot in 2007. The oldest of four girls, Edith has many responsibilities at her home in Ngwale Village, such as fetching water, cleaning the dishes, and gardening. Her little sister, Memory,...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Dadah
collection
81
ITEMS
2,446
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,446
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dadah, a farmer from Sarimukti Village, Indonesia. She was 32 years old at the time of the shoot. Dadah is a mother of three from Sarimukti, a Sundanese village in the highlands of West Java. She and her husband are farm workers on a state-owned plantation that dates back to Dutch colonial days. They are practicing Muslims and active members of the Pasundan Farmers' Union, which lobbies for both land re-distribution among farmers and...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
movies
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favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Zhanna Dosmailova
collection
82
ITEMS
2,187
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,187
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Zhanna Dosmailova, a child from Vannovka, Kazakhstan. She was 5 years old at the time of the shoot. Zhanna Dosmailova has grown up in an orphanage, though she is not an orphan herself. Her mother is the orphanage's director, and her father is its driver and maintenance manager. They live in Vannovka, Southern Kazakhstan, near the Tien Shan mountains. Five-year-old Zhanna and her two older brothers often play Wii and other games with...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Kai Liu
collection
84
ITEMS
1,936
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 1,936
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Kai Lui, a cafeteria food purchaser and convenience store manager from Anren, China. He was 37 years old at the time of the shoot. Kai Liu grew up in a small village in rural Sichuan, China. After marrying Delian, they migrated to Anren- a national key town 25 miles from the city of Chengdu- where they found work and lodging managing a convenience store. They have one daughter, and much of their resources are devoted to providing for...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
collection
51
ITEMS
1,756
VIEWS
collection
eye 1,756
Ruixian Fan
collection
50
ITEMS
1,683
VIEWS
collection
eye 1,683
This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Ruixian Fan, a long distance train attendant from Xi’an China. This video was produced by Ruhi Moran and Guo Qinhua. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit www.globallives.org .
Topics: global lives, china
Dusan Lazic
collection
46
ITEMS
1,564
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 1,564
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dusan Lazic, a beekeeper and retired engineer from Vojka, Serbia. He was 57 years old at the time of the shoot. Dusan Lazic turned to beekeeping in 2004 after having difficulty finding work as an engineer. He lives in Vojka, Serbia. Born in 1942, he has experienced firsthand many of the tumultuous events that have shaped modern East European history, including the rise and fall of communism, the Yugoslav wars, and Serbian independence....
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
movies
eye 955
favorite 1
comment 0
Ghost Players; Day of Dreams; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 1996; 8mm
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Ghost Players, Day of Dreams, Field of Dreams, Iowa, 1996, 8mm
James Bullock
collection
15
ITEMS
932
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 932
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable car drive in San Francisco, California. He was 56 at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife Nina, a construction forewoman. James has worked in public transportation for more than 30...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Dadah
movies
eye 553
favorite 0
comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dadah, a farmer from Sarimukti Village, Indonesia. She was 32 years old at the time of the shoot. Dadah is a mother of three from Sarimukti, a Sundanese village in the highlands of West Java. She and her husband are farm workers on a state-owned plantation that dates back to Dutch colonial days. They are practicing Muslims and active members of the Pasundan Farmers' Union, which lobbies for both land re-distribution among farmers and...
Topics: Sarimukti Village, Jakarta, Indonesia, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
movies
eye 487
favorite 0
comment 0
Eadie Fawcett; Randy Hundley; Ghost Players; crowd; Bob Gibson; Upper Deck Weekend; press conference; KCRG ABC news story; edited; game; corn; movie scenes; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 1992; VHS
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, Eadie Fawcett, Randy Hundley, Ghost Players, crowd, Bob Gibson, Upper Deck...
Mingmar Lama
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eye 338
favorite 0
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It stops snowing briefly and Mingmar finds more catepillar fungus. He refreshes with a drink. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
movies
eye 297
favorite 0
comment 0
Ghost Players; Ohio; Ottawa; St. Rita; hospital; 2002; DV
Topics: -Ohio, Ghost Players, Ohio, Ottawa, St. Rita, hospital, 2002, DV
Jamila Jad
movies
eye 281
favorite 0
comment 0
In this clip, Jamila is at home. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and dreams of...
Topics: Beirut, Lebanon, school, islam, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Edith Kaphuka
movies
eye 267
favorite 0
comment 0
In this clip, light breaks in Ngwale. Edith and Memory are down at the stream doing dishes and chatting. They discuss a mysterious dog, what awaits them at school, and and an accusation about little farts. Memory notices the way flowers fall from a tall tree, and she wants to climb it. They return home after doing the dishes and Edith and Memory are sent to the well for more water by their mother. Memory asks her sister about a lurking owl. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the...
Topics: Ngwale Village, Malawi, student, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Seunghwan Seo
movies
eye 263
favorite 0
comment 0
Seunghwan sleeps. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Seunghwan Seo. This video was produced by Sam Queen, Rachel Gist, Jee Young Lee, Michael Stulberg, Marisol Park, Nayoung Jung, Joel Elliott, and Cole Quinlan. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Korea, Seoul, Gangnam, Yangjae, apartment, bed, family, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
movies
eye 261
favorite 0
comment 0
MLB players; celebrities; Upper Deck Team; Gene Oliver; All-Star game; Upper Deck; Field of Dreams All-Star game; infield; night; Field of Dreams; Iowa; night game; 1992; VHS
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, MLB players, celebrities, Upper Deck Team, Gene Oliver, All-Star game,...
Rumi Nagashima
movies
eye 260
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comment 0
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Muttu Kumar
movies
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favorite 0
comment 0
In this clip, Muttu and Satya walk towards the hill top which is the sunset point. Muttu explains the history to Satya. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Muttu Kumar, a postcard seller and tour guide from Hampi, India. He was 18 years old at the time of the shoot. Despite leaving school at age twelve due to financial constraints, Muttu Kumar speaks Hindi, Kannada, English, and a fair bit of French. These skills are central to his work as a tour guide and postcard...
Topics: Hampi, Karnataka, India, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
In this clip, James washes the dishes after dinner, cleans up the kitchen, opens his mail and then gets out his guitar. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Basak Taner
movies
eye 230
favorite 0
comment 0
Basak sleeps.
Topics: Istanbul, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
movies
eye 219
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Lara waits for the show to start and passes time by chatting to other circus artists. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, backstage, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Dusan Lazic
movies
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dusan Lazic, a beekeeper and retired engineer from Vojka, Serbia. He was 57 years old at the time of the shoot. Dusan Lazic turned to beekeeping in 2004 after having difficulty finding work as an engineer. He lives in Vojka, Serbia. Born in 1942, he has experienced firsthand many of the tumultuous events that have shaped modern East European history, including the rise and fall of communism, the Yugoslav wars, and Serbian independence....
Topics: Vojka, Srem District, Serbia, beekeeping, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
movies
eye 216
favorite 0
comment 0
Adam Rahe; softball game; woman; Italy; Sigonella; 1999; DV
Topics: -Italy, Adam Rahe, softball game, woman, Italy, Sigonella, 1999, DV
Lara Aragon
movies
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Lara spends time with the other artists before the show starts. She enters the ring and performs the first songs of the show. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Zhanna Dosmailova, a child from Vannovka, Kazakhstan. She was 5 years old at the time of the shoot. Zhanna Dosmailova has grown up in an orphanage, though she is not an orphan herself. Her mother is the orphanage's director, and her father is its driver and maintenance manager. They live in Vannovka, Southern Kazakhstan, near the Tien Shan mountains. Five-year-old Zhanna and her two older brothers often play Wii and other games with...
Topics: Vannovka, Southern Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Edith Kaphuka
movies
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Edith Kaphuka, a student from Ngwale Village, Zomba District, Malawi. She was 13 years old at the time of the shoot. Edith Kaphuka was a 13-year-old student at Domasi Mission Primary School in Zomba District, Malawi during her Global Lives Project shoot in 2007. The oldest of four girls, Edith has many responsibilities at her home in Ngwale Village, such as fetching water, cleaning the dishes, and gardening. Her little sister, Memory,...
Topics: Ngwale Village, Malawi, student, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Jamila Jad
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In this clip, Jamila plays with friends outside. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and...
Topics: Beirut, Lebanon, school, islam, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar meets a lady while walking back to the base camp. When he arrives, he boils water and cleans the catepillar fungus that he found. A buyer arrives and they negotiate a deal. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, hike, yartsa gumbu, business deal, khampa, negotiate,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar looks for catepillar fungus in the mountains. He finds more fungus and takes a lunch break with other harvesters. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, hike, up the hill, yartsa gumbu, mountain, Snowline,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan checks his phone, stretches and goes back to sleep. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Seunghwan Seo. This video was produced by Sam Queen, Rachel Gist, Jee Young Lee, Michael Stulberg, Marisol Park, Nayoung Jung, Joel Elliott, and Cole Quinlan. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Korea, Seoul, Gangnam, Yangjae, apartment, bed, family, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
movies
eye 194
favorite 0
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children; Ghost Players; foreign; Comedy Routine; batting lesson; child hit; child batting; Last Ghost Sunday; great clip of japanese kid hitting at Field of Dreams; good audience shot also; Field of Dreams; Iowa; Last Ghost Sunday; 2007; DV
Topics: -Iowa - Field of Dreams, children, Ghost Players, foreign, Comedy Routine, batting lesson, child...
In this clip, James drives the cable car, chats with customers, says goodbye to his friend then gets off and sits on a bench waiting for another cable car and jumps on it. At the end he eats a sandwich. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable-car driver from San Francisco, CA. He was 56 years old at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego...
Topics: San Francisco, United States, transportation, cable car, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Rael Feliciano
movies
eye 192
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In this clip, Rael is at a dance competition for children. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rael Feliciano, a hip-hop singer and city permit inspector. He was 23 years old at the time of the shoot. Better known as Rael, Israel Feliciano was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. At the time of his GLP shoot in 2006, he was an emerging hip-hop artist who paid the bills working as a city permit inspector. Rael has been a performer since childhood, when he and his brother...
Topics: Sao Paulo, Brazil, rap, hip-hop, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Jamila Jad
movies
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In this clip, Jamila is at home. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and dreams of...
Topics: Beirut, Lebanon, school, islam, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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This is the life story interview of Lara Aragon, a traveling clown and on-screen paticipant featured in Lives in Transit from Managulf, Spain. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Dusan Lazic
movies
eye 187
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dusan Lazic, a beekeeper and retired engineer from Vojka, Serbia. He was 57 years old at the time of the shoot. Dusan Lazic turned to beekeeping in 2004 after having difficulty finding work as an engineer. He lives in Vojka, Serbia. Born in 1942, he has experienced firsthand many of the tumultuous events that have shaped modern East European history, including the rise and fall of communism, the Yugoslav wars, and Serbian independence....
Topics: Vojka, Srem District, Serbia, beekeeping, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Jamila Jad
movies
eye 186
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and dreams of becoming a doctor. The oldest of four...
Topics: Beirut, Lebanon, school, islam, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ruixian Fan
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eye 184
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The K165 train line from Xi'an to Kunming is running behind schedule due to heavy rain. Ruixian Fan waits for the train to stop at the next station. She opens the carriage door and posts up the numbers for 8 and 9 together. Several passengers exit the train and others enter. Ruixian Fan checks their tickets and makes sure they have found their sleeping quarters for the reminder of their journey.
Topics: Kunming, Xi'an, carriage, passengers, tickets, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Ivan Montano
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This is the life story interview of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. At the time of the shoot, Ivan was 56 years old. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org
Topics: Cali, Colombia, life story, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar makes a deal with the buyer for the catepillar fungus. He prepares salt tea and cuts wood. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, hike, yartsa gumbu, business deal, khampa, negotiate,...
The Ghost Players Collection
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Charlie; Guy Healy; goodbye speech; night; Japan; bar; Kumamoto; 1996; 8mm
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The Ghost Players Collection
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Dennis Rima; John Rotz; camp; teaching; Germany; field; 1999; DV
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Pierre Vallee
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Cleaning the swimming pool with a little help from his oldest son. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Pierre Vallee, a boat pilot living in Trois Rivières in the province of Quebec, Canada. This video was produced by Karen Vanderborght, Catherine Genest, Rébecca Lavoie, Ariane Lorrain, Marianne Ploska, Patrick Pearce, and Yanie Dupont-Hébert. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit...
Topics: cleaning, swimming pool, oldest son, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit,...
Lara Aragon
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After the show, Lara, her brother Gaby and Pimpoyo (the artistic name of Lara's husband Angel) sign autographs and take photos with children. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos, autographs,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara, her husband and her brother Gaby perform and interact with the audience. They have short breaks between songs. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar sleeps." This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Basak Taner
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Basak has tea with her friend.
Topics: Istanbul, Yogurtcu park, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar and Kumar finish playing card games and prepare for bed. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar finds more catepillar fungus as he heads down the mountain back to the camp. He worries about the snow fall. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar continues hiking up the hill while looking for catepillar fungus. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, hike, up the hill, yartsa gumb, rest,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar continues hiking up the hill while looking for catepillar fungus. He encounters a yak, before having another rest. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, hike, up the hill, yartsa gumb, rest, yak, mountain,...
The Ghost Players Collection
by Joe Scherrman
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reporters; Kelsey Grammer; MLB players; celebrities; Lou Brock; children; Bob Gibson; Adrian Zmed; crowd; IOWA NBC; news story; Upper Deck Weekend; news; edited; game; talking; interviews; field; stands; acting; golf; watching; Field of Dreams; Iowa; 1991; VHS
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Ivan Montano
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Ivan talks with his mother in private. Ivan helps his brother, Dario, to sign a document. He is then visited by his nieces. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Muttu Kumar
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In this clip, Satya leaves to go to his room to rest. Muttu sits at the Cyber Cafe where he helps a French lady converse with the Cyber Cafe owner (Muttu's friend) by being the translator. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Muttu Kumar, a postcard seller and tour guide from Hampi, India. He was 18 years old at the time of the shoot. Despite leaving school at age twelve due to financial constraints, Muttu Kumar speaks Hindi, Kannada, English, and a fair bit of French....
Topics: Hampi, Karnataka, India, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar sleeps next to his cousin and Kumar sleeps across the hearth. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Muttu Kumar
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Muttu Kumar, a postcard seller and tour guide from Hampi, India. He was 18 years old at the time of the shoot. Despite leaving school at age twelve due to financial constraints, Muttu Kumar speaks Hindi, Kannada, English, and a fair bit of French. These skills are central to his work as a tour guide and postcard salesman in Hampi, India where the architectural achievements of the Vijaynagar Empire have been declared a UNESCO World...
Topics: Hampi, Karnataka, India, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar naps while Kumar plays cards by himself. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Pierre Vallee
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Preparing dinner. Taking chicken off the grill. Dressing the table. Cutting the chicken. Starting to eat with family. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Pierre Vallee, a boat pilot living in Trois Rivières in the province of Quebec, Canada. This video was produced by Karen Vanderborght, Catherine Genest, Rébecca Lavoie, Ariane Lorrain, Marianne Ploska, Patrick Pearce, and Yanie Dupont-Hébert. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life...
Topics: dinner, bbq, table, family, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit,...
Seunghwan Seo
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This is video is the the short for the 24-hour video from Lives in Transit of Seunghwan Seo, an on-screen participant from Seoul, South Korea. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Seunghwan Seo. This video was produced by Sam Queen, Rachel Gist, Jee Young Lee, Michael Stulberg, Marisol Park, Nayoung Jung, Joel Elliott, and Cole Quinlan. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Korea, Seoul, Gangnam, Apgujeong, motorbike, streets, night, lights, traffic, delivery,...
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rael Feliciano, a hip-hop singer and city permit inspector. He was 23 years old at the time of the shoot. Better known as Rael, Israel Feliciano was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. At the time of his GLP shoot in 2006, he was an emerging hip-hop artist who paid the bills working as a city permit inspector. Rael has been a performer since childhood, when he and his brother would break dance in the city center and at school...
Topics: Sao Paulo, Brazil, rap, hip-hop, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
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The other camel safari guides, Kunwar and Kamal, let Abhay know their camp is further away and invite him to join them. Camel safari guides typically share provisions and cook together so Abhay packs up and moves his group to the new camp site.
Topics: camp, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Jamila Jad
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In this clip, Jamila is at home. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and dreams of...
Topics: Beirut, Lebanon, school, islam, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives