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‘Why I filmed a man take his final breath'

‘Why I filmed a man take his final breath'

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The old man lies in the hospital bed, drawing his last, rattling breath as he fades away from life. The film camera, positioned just next to him, keeps rolling. We see the nurses move him to another room before they gently clean his body. "Nobody wants to die but it's a natural thing, we are biologically determined to die," says documentary maker Steven Eastwood.His film, Island, lays bare the dying process by filming four people with terminal illnesses. "Death is seen as a shameful thing - we think we're a progressive society, but we repress and deny death," Steven says. "We're no better than the Victorians."He was a quiet onlooker during the last year of his subjects'...
Rare footage of never-before-seen Amazon tribe filmed by drone

Rare footage of never-before-seen Amazon tribe filmed by drone

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Deep in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, in a part seemingly unmarred by civilization, lives a secluded tribe. Its people have lived quiet, unobtrusive lives, hidden from the eyes of the world for centuries -- until now, when researchers managed to capture them on camera for what is believed to be the first time ever. Brazil’s agency for indigenous affairs, Funai, this week released video of several members of the tribe walking across a clearing in Vale do Javari, an indigenous territory in the state of Amazonas. The video was captured by a drone last year and gives a rare glimpse into the existence of the isolated tribe. “These images have the power to make society and the government reflect on the importance of protecting these groups,” Funai's president Wallace Bas...
Gazza's daughter Bianca Gascoigne filmed straddling fella in nightclub romp

Gazza's daughter Bianca Gascoigne filmed straddling fella in nightclub romp

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The blonde beauty, who previously entered the Celebrity Big Brother house, was seen enjoying a wild night on the town on Thursday.Bianca hit up exclusive London nightclub Libertine for the launch of new menswear brand DaVinci London.Dressed in a figure-hugging flasher jacket, the TV star looked hotter than ever as she strutted into the venue. Featuring a plunging neckline, the outfit allowed B to teased her killer cleavage while keeping her modesty intact.The starlet completed her look with red heels to accentuate her supermodel pins. JAMES CURLEY HOME TIME: Bianca Gascoigne stumbled home after a wild night Bianca Gascoigne flaunts her body   Bianca Gas...
Palestinian teen filmed slapping Israel soldier charged with assault

Palestinian teen filmed slapping Israel soldier charged with assault

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Jan. 1 (UPI) -- An Israeli military court on Monday charged a 16-year-old Palestinian girl with assault after being filmed slapping and kicking an Israeli soldier in the West Bank.On Dec. 15, Ahed Tamimi was videotaped confronting soldiers outside her family's home in the village of Nabi Saleh. Moments earlier, Israeli forces shot Ahed's 15-year-old cousin point-blank in the face with a rubber bullet.The video was filmed during the activist family's weekly protest. The soldiers did not respond to the attacks.The video went viral and she was arrested four days later.Also arrested were Ahed's 20-year-old cousin Nour, who also appeared in the video, and her mother, Nariman.At the Ofer Military Prison in Betunia in the West Bank, the Judea Military Court's 12 charges for six incidents against ...