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Global Village S2015 Ep11

Global Village S2015 Ep11

Morocco - Faces Of The Medina - Simo is a tanner who works in the heart of the fabulous Fes medina, the oldest medina in the Islamic world. He produces the highest quality goatskin leather that is transformed into - the highest quality traditional Moroccan slippers. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in English & Arabic) (Morrocan Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep10

Global Village S2015 Ep10

Sark: Jewel Of The Channel Islands - The island of Sark in the English Channel is not only scenic but a tax haven. Thanks to the appeal of the notorious billionaire Barclay twins (owners of the London Ritz, and much more) to the European Court, Sark is no longer the oldest feudal state in the West, but a functioning democracy. But an inevitable divide has developed between the progressive money-makers and the traditional inhabitants, many of whom trace their links to the island back to the time of Elizabeth I. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in English) (English Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep9

Global Village S2015 Ep9

Sark: Jewel Of The Channel Islands - The island of Sark in the English Channel is not only scenic but a tax haven. Thanks to the appeal of the notorious billionaire Barclay twins (owners of the London Ritz, and much more) to the European Court, Sark is no longer the oldest feudal state in the West, but a functioning democracy. But an inevitable divide has developed between the progressive money-makers and the traditional inhabitants, many of whom trace their links to the island back to the time of Elizabeth I. With Silvio Rivier. (From France, in English) (English Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep8

Global Village S2015 Ep8

The Taste of Australia - Australia is the land of kangaroos, boomerangs and didgeridoos. Fine sophisticated cuisine is not something associated with the 5th continent. And yet the country offers an abundance of tastes, unknown spices, animals and plants. Aborigines have known about this culinary treasure for generations. Mark Olive ensures that the delicacies stemming from the tradition and century-old knowledge of his culture aren't forgotten. Today, he's one of Australia's top chefs. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France) (Australian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep7

Global Village S2015 Ep7

The Taste of Australia - Australia is the land of kangaroos, boomerangs and didgeridoos. Fine sophisticated cuisine is not something associated with the 5th continent. And yet the country offers an abundance of tastes, unknown spices, animals and plants. Aborigines have known about this culinary treasure for generations. Mark Olive ensures that the delicacies stemming from the tradition and century-old knowledge of his culture aren't forgotten. Today, he's one of Australia's top chefs. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France) (Australian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep6

Global Village S2015 Ep6

Raft Through the Tara Canyon - The Tara Canyon in northern Montenegro is 1,300 meters deep and spans over 86 kilometres. It the deepest and most precipitous canyon in Europe, the second deepest in the world after the Grand Canyon. Many areas can only be navigated by raft. Since the civil war, Fikret Pendek is one of the few remaining raft steerers. He carries goods, construction materials, animals and people through the canyon - whatever is needed. His 14-year-old nephew Ismit is interested in the art and craft of rafting and Fikret takes him along more and more often. One day, Ismit might succeed him. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 2 of 2) (From France) (Montenegrin Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep5

Global Village S2015 Ep5

Raft Through the Tara Canyon - The Tara Canyon in northern Montenegro is 1,300 meters deep and spans over 86 kilometres. It the deepest and most precipitous canyon in Europe, the second deepest in the world after the Grand Canyon. Many areas can only be navigated by raft. Since the civil war, Fikret Pendek is one of the few remaining raft steerers. He carries goods, construction materials, animals and people through the canyon - whatever is needed. His 14-year-old nephew Ismit is interested in the art and craft of rafting and Fikret takes him along more and more often. One day, Ismit might succeed him. With Silvio Rivier. (Part 1 of 2) (From France) (Montenegrin Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep4

Global Village S2015 Ep4

Grossglockner - King Of The High Alps: A number of villagers and farmers who live at the foot of the mighty Grossglockner in the Austrian Alps also work as mountain guides in summer, taking groups of climbers and hikers up the 3798 high mountain. (Part 2 of 2) (From France, in France & German) (Austrian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

Global Village S2015 Ep3

Global Village S2015 Ep3

Grossglockner - King Of The High Alps: A number of villagers and farmers who live at the foot of the mighty Grossglockner in the Austrian Alps also work as mountain guides in summer, taking groups of climbers and hikers up the 3798 high mountain. (Part 1 of 2) (From France, in France & German) (Austrian Culture) (Documentary) G CC

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