Riverdance

Riverdance

16 avr 1999
02m 15s
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Report on the Riverdance group's dance show, which is currently at the Palais des Congrès in Paris. Excerpts of the show, interviews with the two main dancers, Joanne Doyle and Braendan de Gallai, who speak of the importance for their career of their victory in the Eurovision contest. Today, their show, L'Hymne au Soleil et à la Lune is playing in capitals everywhere. It's a mix of Irish folklore, tapdancing and dances from other cultures, such as flamenco.

Luigi Colani

Luigi Colani

02 juil 1990
01m 40s
Info (00177)

Portrait of the prolific German designer from Italy, Luigi Colani.

Friedrensreich Hundertwasser

Friedrensreich Hundertwasser

21 fév 2000
01m 10s
Info (00277)

Portrait of the provocative Austrian artist Friedrensreich Hundertwasser, a major figure in contemporary art and in avant-garde architecture.

About Pessoa

About Pessoa

12 juin 1998
03m 41s
Info (00258)

Essay writer and philosopher Edouardo Lourenco, author of a biography of Fernando Pessoa, explains how this writer, who is now considered to be one of the most important ones of the century, disrupted Portuguese imaginations through his accounts of the city of Lisbon and daily life. His work also discusses modern man's loss of identity through his multiplicity. Finally, Pivot comments on one of his greatest works, Book of Disquiet.