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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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Principles of Information Display for Visualization Practitioners; Al Globus, NASA Ames Research center. Uploaded into the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License by Gerard Arthus.
Topics: garthus, garthus1, radiological technologies university, medicine, computers, biology, information,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan and her colleagues begin to wake up. They are getting close to Xi'an. The commuter train from Baoji slowing pulls into the station. The K165 train team puts on their ties and hats. They exit the train together.
Topics: colleagues, Xi'an, commuter, Baoji, team, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Lara and her eldest son, Jose, discuss his plans to study after summer. Angel calls Lara saying he won't arriving for another 2 hours so they decide to go for a walk. 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: Alcudia, Spain, circus, plaza, street, walk, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara has lunch and then organizes the next trip with her husband. They need to decide with the circus owners which of the 6 caravans their family owns will be used on the next trip. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, 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...
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, sandwiches, lunch, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan waits in the Anyman office for his next assignment. He then goes to an ATM and drives to a restaurant to pick up food for a client. 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, motorbike, night, lights, city, traffic, food, delivery, globallivesproject,...
Pierre Vallee
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Night. Guiding the cargo ship on the St. Lawrence River from the navigation bridge. Giving instructions to helmsman. Talking with cameraman about how he got through boat pilot formation. 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...
Topics: navigation bridge, guiding, cargo ship, helsman, night, boat pilot formation, Trois Rivieres,...
Lara Aragon
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Laura and Angel sleep. 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, caravan, bed, night, sleep, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
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,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar and Kumar play cards while his cousin and his friend, Ngodup, chat. 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, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan leaves the Noraebang (karaoke bar) and goes to a pharmacy, where he buys condoms and then delivers them to a client. The client argues over the price. 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...
Topics: Korea, Seoul, Gangnam, night, bar, drugstore, condoms, motorbike, delivery, city, streets, lights,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar sleeps next to his cousin and Kumar sleeps across the hearth. Mingmar wakes up and goes outside. Snow falls on his stone hut." 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...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan talks on his cell phone, plays a computer game and prepares to leave his apartment. 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, video game, League of Legends, smartphone, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Seunghwan Seo
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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...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar and Kumar continue to play cards while his cousin and his friend Ngodup chat. 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...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan continues riding around the city looking for a gig but he doesn't get any yet. 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 .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, cell phone, house, horse, television, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan wipes down the sink and bathroom areas of carriages 8 and 9. She sweeps the floors and mops the walkways. Her morning duties are nearly completed. She takes a few minutes to herself and sits at her work station in the onboard train office.
Topics: sink, bathrooms, sweeps, mops, morning, onboard train office, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Seunghwan Seo
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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...
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As a long distance train attendant on the K165 from Xi'an to Kunming, Ruixian Fan will remain on duty until morning. She sits alone in the soft sleeper carriage. All the passengers are asleep.
Topics: long distance train attendant, Xi'an, Kuming, soft sleeper, passengers, globallivesproject, Global...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan walks through carriage 8 and 9 one last time before heading to carriage 2. Her overnight shift on the K165 from Xi'an to Kunming is complete. Ruixian Fan brushes her teeth and washes her face. Several of her other colleagues are also getting ready to go to bed. More than 1000 kilometers remain to be traveled. Heavy rain in the region has caused mudslides and the train has been delayed.
Topics: overnight, Xi'an, Kunming, kilometers, mudslides, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan delivers food to a client and returns to the Anyman office to await his next assignment. 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, late, night, shift, work, hard, motorbike, city, streets,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan sits on a seat in the soft sleeper carriage. All the passengers are asleep on the train. She checks the time and returns to her onboard train office to pick up the log. She walks to the diner car where her colleagues are completing their paperwork and turns in her notes. Ruixian Fan returns to her seat in the carriage. She is silent.
Topics: soft sleeper, passengers, ticket log, diner car, paperwork, silent, globallivesproject, Global...
Basak Taner
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Basak drives around delivering pharmaceuticals.
Topics: Istanbul, delivering2, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Birthday celebrations are held for Fran, one of the circus children. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, 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, birthday, children, cake, party, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan wakes up, showers and gets ready for work. 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, apartment, morning, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ivan Montano
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Martha makes breakfast while Ivan showers. 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 .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, tire, repairshop, carriage, horse, horse-cart driver, horse cart driver, lives in...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan completes her paperwork onboard the K165, a long distance train from Xi'an to Kunming. She organzies her supplies. After lights out on the train she makes her rounds. Ruixian will close the curtains and ensure that the passengers shoes are put away properly. All is quiet so she takes a moment to sit down and look out the train window.
Topics: long distance train, lights out, rounds, passengers, train window, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Lara Aragon
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Lara and Angel get ready for bed. Lara's eldest son Jose brings his computer and plays an album he found with Lara´s father. 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, family, music, television, bed, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Pierre Vallee
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Pierre drives his car at night on the highway between Quebec and Trois Rivieres. 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...
Topics: car, highway, night, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan and her colleague talk together on the commuter train from Baoji to Xi'an. They are seated in the hard sleeper area. There are six bunks to a compartment.
Topics: colleague, Baoji, Xi'an, hard sleeper, bunks, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Basak Taner
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Basak finishes writing her book SPICA.
Topics: Istanbul, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Pierre Vallee
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Sleeping with the door closed. Getting up and getting dressed for work. Going downstairs and getting a coffee. 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: sleep, getting up, dressing, coffee, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit,...
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...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan rides the last round. He goes back to his house and parks his horse carriage. 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 .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Pierre Vallee
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Pierre guides the cargo ship, Federal Kumano, from the navigation bridge. 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: cargo ship, night, bridge, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit, ',...
Lara Aragon
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Lara and her eldest son, Jose, go for a walk on the seafront promenade and end up in a playground. 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: Alcudia, Spain, circus, street, walk, beach, park, swing, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Lara Aragon
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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
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Lara remembers the laundry is still in the washing machine. She and Angel hang up the clothes and go to bed. After watching television for a few minutes, they fall sleep. 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, television, laundry, bed, night, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan delivers food to a client in an apartment building. He leaves the client's house and drives to a convenience store, smokes a cigarette, and talks on the phone while waiting for the next assignment. 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...
Topics: Korea, Seoul, Gangnam, home, street, city, motorbike, break, work, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan transports a delivery to the client's requested location. He then drives to a Jokbal restaurant to meet his co-workers for dinner. He buys soda from a convenience store and chats with his co-workers while they eat dinner together. 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...
Topics: Korea, Seoul, Gangnam, delivery, motorbike, food, pigs, feet, dinner, conversation, outdoor,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan works the overnight shift on the K165 train line from Xi'an to Kunming as a long distance train attendant. The train has been delayed by heavy rain. It is the middle of the night. She walks through carriage 8 and 9 while completing a checklist.
Topics: overnight, long distance, delayed, carriage, checklist, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Lara Aragon
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The show continues. During the 15 minutes break, they take photos with children and Lara gives a boy in a wheelchair a DVD with their songs. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, 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, globallivesproject,...
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,...
Basak Taner
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Basak drives back to the city and continues working.
Topics: Istanbul, getting back to the city., globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
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,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan visits his sister, Blanca Liliana, who lives one block from his house. He plays "parqués" with his nieces and then he goes back to his place to sew a customer's pair of pants. 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...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan, who works as a long distance train attendant on the K165 line from Xi'an to Kunming, starts her work day in her office at Baoji train station. She searches online for an article from her work unit's newsletter.
Topics: Baoji train station, online, newsletter, Xi'an, Kunming, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Pierre Vallee
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Pierre watches the news on his laptop and prepares to go to bed. 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: home, laptop, news, bedtime, night, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan talks with his niece and brother-in-law, Luis Enrique, while they watch Ivan's nephew playing soccer. 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...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan records the ID numbers of several passengers who have managed to upgrade their hard seat tickets for sleeper beds. She is a member of the K165 work unit, a train line which travels 35 hours across China from Xi'an to Kunming. Ruixian Fan takes a break by stting down in the soft sleeper carriage. She looks out the window into the night.
Topics: ID numbers, passengers, upgrade, tickets, Xi'an, Kunming, window, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Basak Taner
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Basak drives.
Topics: Istanbul, driving2, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan stands in position outside the number 8 carriage of the K165 train line at the Xi'an train station. Passengers rush by. Some ask her questions and move on while others board the train.
Topics: Xi'an train station, passengers, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan quickly flips through a newspaper. She goes to her onboard train office on the K165 and checks over her ticket binder. She makes a few notes in her log. Ruixian Fan completes her rounds in carriage 8 and 9. Satistied, she returns to her seat with only the sound of the train to keep her company.
Topics: newspaper, ticket binder, log, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Seunghwan Seo
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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...
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,...
Pierre Vallee
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Helping to get his three sons ready for school. Waving everybody out. Eating breakfast by himself. Cleaning up his sons' rooms. Going back to sleep. 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...
Topics: morning, breakfast, sons, wife, sleep, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan sleeps in carriage 2. She has finished her overnight shift on the K165. The train continues its journey towards Kunming. As a long distance train attendant Ruixian Fan has become accustomed to sleeping while in route. No passengers are allowed in this carriage.
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Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan stands by the carriage door. It is dark outside. She returns to her onboard train office and reviews her ticket binder. She looks out of the window. She walks through carriage 8 and 9 on the K165 train line and pulls back the curtains. The sun is starting to rise. She sits down in the hard sleeper area and watches the scenery go by.
Topics: carriage, ticket binder, curtains, sun, hard sleeper, scenery, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan is sleeping. 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 .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, tire, repairshop, breakfast, horse, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar, his cousin and Kumar play card games. 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,...
Mingmar Lama
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Mingmar heads back to base camp and plays around with Kumar. 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, hike, down the hill, yartsa gumbu, mountain, Snowline,...
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,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan rides the commuter train from Baoji to Xi'an with her work colleagues. She rests comfortably in the hard sleeper area.
Topics: commuter, Baoji, Xi'an, hard sleeper, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ivan Montano
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Ivan feeds the horse and watches TV. 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 .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, horse, family, nieces, park, neighborhood, house, mother, brother, horse cart...
Lara Aragon
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A circus artist tells Lara that the drivers are coming back to organize a second trip to Puerto de Alcudia. She makes sandwiches so her family can eat lunch before they start traveling. 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...
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, sandwiches, lunch, kitchen, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Mingmar Lama
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The group cleans the catepillar fungus they have harvested. They make a meal and listen to music. One of Mingmar�۪s friends comes to meet them. 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...
Topics: Gorkha, Tsum Valley, Nepali, Tibetan, Tsum, yartsa gumbu, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan and his co-workers finish their meal and Wonsang Lee drives Seunghwan back to his apartment. 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, office, work, relationship, food, drinking, culture, smoking, cigarettes,...
Pierre Vallee
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Pierre Vallee, a boat pilot living in Trois Rivieres in the province of Quebec, Canada. This video was produced by Karen Vanderborght, David Fabrega, Marie Dietlin, Rafi Leeuwenkroon, Marianne Ploska, and Catherine Genest. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Pierre Vallee
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Door of bedroom. Sleeping. 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 .
Topics: Sleep, Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada, boat pilot, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan heads to the veterinary where he buys food for his horse. Ivan rides through one of the poorest socioeconomic neighborhoods of the city. 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...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, niece, neighborhood, house, nephew, soccer, soccer field, dinner,...
Seunghwan Seo
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This is the life story interview of Seunghwan Seo, an on-screen participant of Lives in Transit 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,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan talks with his niece, Martha Cecilia, and when the game is over he returns to his house to have dinner and watch TV with his wife. 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...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, wake up, morning, fences, unlock, horse cart driver,...
Lara Aragon
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Birthday celebrations are held for Fran, one of the circus 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, birthday, children, cake, party, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project,...
Basak Taner
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Basak works.
Topics: Istanbul, working2, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Seunghwan Seo
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Seunghwan picks up medicine at a pharmacy and delivers it to a client. From there, he drives to a coffee shop in Apgujeong. 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, drugstore, traffic, lights, busy, city, streets,...
Ruixian Fan
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Ruixian Fan performs her rounds as a long distant train attendant on the K165 line from Xi'an to Kunming. This includes cleaning the sink area and bathrooms. She also sweeps the floors, wipes out the ash trays, and arranges the sleeping passenger's shoes neatly under their beds.
Topics: sink, bathrooms, sweeps, passengers, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives