The epic story of how the British & Irish Lions beat the odds - includes behind the scenes film and every minute of all 10 Tour matches It was billed ‘Mission Impossible’, beating double World Champions New Zealand in a Test series in their own back yard, a feat only done once before in the Lions’ 129-year history. Few outside the squad gave them a chance against the mighty All Blacks, who had not been beaten at home since 2009 – a run of 47 matches and 2849 days. Yet the strongest steel is forged in the hottest fire and the Lions of 2017 showed their mettle to draw the series and do the iconic jersey proud. The Complete Collection includes Lions Uncovered, the behind the scenes film which charts of how a team of rivals from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales united in a single purpose under Head Coach Warren Gatland. With two hours of unseen footage relive the journey from inside the Lions camp and every minute of all 10 Tour matches, including the epic Test series where the Lions were roared on by 20,000 plus travelling fans. Feel the tension in the coaches’ box on match day as the Lions bounce back from the 1st Test defeat at New Zealand’s Eden Park fortress to win the 2nd Test in Wellington before the finale back in Auckland. With unrestricted access to every meeting and training session, where players wore microphones for the first time, the team bus and social occasions, see and hear the players as you have never before.
Erscheinungsdatum: 08.01.2016, Medium: Buch, Einband: Gebunden, Titel: A Quantitative Tour of the Social Sciences, Redaktion: Cortina, Jeronimo // Gelman, Andrew, Verlag: Cambridge University Press, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: SOCIAL SCIENCE // Statistics, Rubrik: Politikwissenschaft // Soziologie, Allgemeines, Seiten: 366, Informationen: HC gerader Rücken kaschiert, Gewicht: 715 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
COMEDY SUPERSTAR KEVIN BRIDGES RETURNS TO THE STAGE IN 2018 WITH HIS SELL OUT NEW SHOW – THE BRAND NEW TOUR. The show was filmed as part of Kevin’s UK and Ireland tour and his 19 night residency at the Glasgow Hydro. It’s written and performed by a comedian at the top of his game with Kevin giving his take on the modern world, social media, anxiety, religion, conversations with his dog and having Barack Obama as his support act. This is by far Kevin’s best show to date and really is a stand up masterclass.
Team Ivan Bahia Travel Guide brings you a beautiful tour : Salvador, Social City & Favela Tourto discover the deeper culture and social of the former capital of Brazil.(available with Wi-Fi and in English / Français / Nederlands)
It'll cost you an arm and a leg.....Naïve Russian tourists get more than they bargained for, when their shopping trip to Finland turns into a fight for survival. According to ancient Finnish tradition, Summer Solstice marks the one day a year when locals eat foreigners … Part social satire, part survival horror recalling Romero’s DAWN OF THE DEAD, with a topical mix of underlying themes including mass consumerism, immigration panic and personal morality.
In the morning, you'll go on an off-the-beaten-path market tour, where you visit an authentic market where locals do their shopping or enjoy a quick lunch. You'll try traditional Peruvian foods how and where the locals eat them. With typical Peruvian dishes, drinks, fruits and desserts surrounded by and interacting with friendly locals, this market visit is both a cultural and gastronomic experience.In the afternoon, you'll visit several places in a human settlement up in the hills of Lima such as a very unique and huge cemetery, a female artisan's workshop, a social project run by locals and you'll have one more drink and small snack at a local family’s house. You'll not only learn about daily life in Lima’s human settlements and the historical, political and cultural background but most importantly, you'll meet amazing locals who work hard to improve their community. This cultural immersion tour focuses on positive initiatives and hope and benefits the social project you'll visit.
Star of BBC ONE’s ‘Live at the Apollo’ & ‘Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow’, Kevin Bridges is the next big thing in comedy and the one to watch in 2010. His unique brand of social commentary, astute observations and sharp one-liners arguably make him the hottest act to come out of Scotland in the last ten years. Kevin Bridges – The Story So Far…Live in Glasgow is Kevin’s debut DVD release and will be recorded during his UK Tour in front of 10,000 fans at his homecoming show in Glasgow at the SECC Arena.
This private half-day tour takes you off the beaten path to a different and authentic side of Lima, where locals live and work. A day full of responsible cultural immersion, local culture, social impact and learning. You will visit a local artisan, a social project, have lunch at a local family’s house and learn about daily life in Lima’s human settlements. You will not only learn interesting historical, political and cultural facts but most importantly, you will meet many amazing locals who work very hard to improve their community. Importantly, this tour focuses on positive initiatives and hope. In addition, your visit supports the local project that you will visit and learn more about.
Shirley’s reflective and contemplative inner monologues cover her involvement in three decades of political, social and cultural upheaval that changed a country and its people forever. Pearl Harbour and WWII, the atomic bomb and the “conquest of space”, McCarthyism and the Cold War, the assassination of JFK and the start of the Vietnam War, Billie Holiday and the Southern blues, Elvis Presley and rock n’ roll, and finally Martin Luther King and the March on Washington. Presented as a series of nearly static tableaux’s, with stunning cinematography from Jerzy Palacz, Shirley: Visions of Reality is an experimental tour-de-force.
The first of our "Social Distancing Series", Airboat Swamp Adventure is a fun and interactive private small group tour - maximum of 15 guests. In order to maintain proper social distancing, this tour will take place on a 47 passenger bus and airboat will be filled to 50% capacity to ensure the safety of our passengers, drivers and staff.Take a thrilling airboat ride through the wetlands near New Orleans and plenty of alligators on this active, family-friendly tour. Travel over bayous and open waterways around the colorful, historic fishing village of Jean Lafitte, named after a 19th-century smuggler. Spy alligators in the wild -- as well as raccoons, native birds and large river rodents called nutria -- as your native guide provides commentary. We will "pick you up"...whether you are staying at a local hotel or vacation rental. If we are unable to reach your location to pick you up, our customer service representative will suggest a meeting point nearest to your location.
From one of the truly legendary directors of the Hollywood’s golden era, George Cukor (My Fair Lady, The Philadelphia Story), comes the beloved comedy-classic Born Yesterday... Judy Holliday (Bells Are Ringing) gives an unforgettable, Oscar-winning performance as Billie Dawn, the ‘dumb blonde’ girlfriend of corrupt millionaire junkyard tycoon Harry Brock (Broderick Crawford, All The Kings Men). A man with social ambitions, Harry is embarrassed by Billie’s uncouth behaviour and lack of social refinement, so he sends her on on a crash course in culture with young journalist Paul Verrall (William Holden, Network, The Bridge on the River Kwai). Billie proves to be an able student in lessons of life and love, whilst also becoming all too aware of her partners crooked business dealings. Emboldened by her new education, she stands up to Harry and his bad ways. Acclaimed for its delectably witty screenplay (based on Garson Kanin's smash-hit Broadway production) Born Yesterday is a tour de force of comic acting, which boasts sizzling performances from its main players and pitch-perfect direction from Cukor. The film is presented here for the first time in stunning High Definition, with a selection of informative and entertaining extras. SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS: High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation transferred from original film elements Uncompressed Mono 1.0 PCM audio soundtrack Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing Yesterday Today, a newly-filmed video appreciation by film critic Geoff Andrew Remembering Judy Holliday, the academic Richard Dyer celebrates the Oscar-winning actress Da na na... BUH-BOOM!, a new video essay on the film by critic David Cairns Image gallery Original trailer Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Ignatius Fitzpatrick
Enjoy a social, fun day in Santa Ynez wine country in this join-in wine tour. You will make new friends and taste world-class wines from Santa Barbara. You will be pick up at your hotel in Buellton, Solvang, Santa Ynez, or Los Olivos and along with other travelers visit 4 wineries in Santa Barbara wine country. The groups will be no more than 8 people in order to keep them intimate. You will meet passionate winemakers, hear their stories, and see the beautiful sights of Santa Barbara wine country. You will also enjoy a tasty picnic lunch at one of the beautiful wineries overlooking vineyards. At the end of the day, you will be taken back to your hotel for a well deserved nap from a fun-filled day. Depending on the tour, you maybe tasting wines where Miles and Jack from the movie Sideways went tasting. Pick ups 10:30 -11:00 am Taste & lunch 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Drop offs at hotels 3:30 - 4:00 pm Bottled water and light snacks included.
KEVIN BRIDGES - THE STORY SO FAR The debut from the UK’s most exciting comedy star. Filmed in May 2010 at Glasgow’s SECC Arena in front of a sold out crowd of 10,000 fans. Kevin’s unique brand of social commentary, astute observations and sharp one-liners arguably make him the hottest act to come out of Scotland in the last ten years. KEVIN BRIDGES - THE STORY CONTINUES The Story Continues sees Kevin return to the SECC to perform a record-breaking run of ten sold out nights to over 75,000 ecstatic fans. Recorded on a Saturday night in Glasgow, Kevin is in his element, as this home town gig shows off his no nonsense approach to comedy. He cuts through the niceties with his Glaswegian man in the street charm to reveal the next chapter of his epic comedic journey. KEVIN BRIDGES - A WHOLE DIFFERENT STORY Kevin Bridges is in a league of his own as he blows the roof off the SSE Hydro in front of 12,000 fans. Recorded as part of his UK & Ireland tour and 16 night residency at Glasgow’s newest venue. Kevin is on explosive form as he mixes economic theory, art history and diet tips with the rigors of growing up and adapting to his new found place in the world. KEVIN BRIDGES - THE BRAND NEW TOUR The show was filmed as part of Kevin’s UK and Ireland tour and his 19 night residency at the Glasgow Hydro. It’s written and performed by a comedian at the top of his game with Kevin giving his take on the modern world, social media, anxiety, religion, conversations with his dog and having Barack Obama as his support act. This is by far Kevin’s best show to date and really is a stand up masterclass.
#SoBroome's Salty Plum #SoCial sunset small bar walking tour of Cable Beach. Walk with us as we explore the history of the Cable Beach precinct. We'll take you to three of our favourite small bars in the Cable Beach precinct for a drink and canapes at each venue and ensure you have front row seats for the sunset. Your guides Chris and Robyn have lived in Broome since 1992 and will give you a unique insight into Broome as we take a leisurely stroll around the Cable Beach precinct, stopping for refreshments along the way.
Arnold Palmer is easily one of the greatest golfers the PGA Tour has ever seen and arguably a member of golf's Mount Rushmore. The mark he left on the game will be remembered by every budding young golfer or every older, more experienced fan of the sport. Nicknamed, The King he was known among many things for his run of Master's victories throughout the late 1950s and early 1960s and changing the social impression the world had of Golf. He is the winner of 62 PGA Tour Titles in total and is fifth on the list of all-time victories. In a long, illustrious and iconic career he was the winner of 2 PGA Tour Player of the Year awards, he was the leading earner on the PGA Tour 4 times and was a member or captain of the US Ryder Cup team 9 times!! The Arnold Palmer Pop! Vinyl Figure comes packaged in a window display box and measures approximately 3-3/4 inches tall.
Enjoy a social, fun day in Santa Ynez wine country in this join-in wine tour. You will make new friends and taste world-class wines from Santa Barbara. You will be pick up at your hotel in Buellton, Solvang, Santa Ynez, or Los Olivos and along with other travelers visit 4 small family owned boutique wineries. The groups will be no more than 8 people in order to keep them intimate. You will meet passionate winemakers, hear their stories, and see the beautiful sights of Santa Barbara wine country. You will also enjoy a tasty picnic lunch at one of the beautiful wineries overlooking vineyards. At the end of the day, you will be taken back to your hotel for a well deserved nap from a fun-filled day. Depending on the tour, you maybe tasting wines where Miles and Jack from the movie Sideways went tasting. Pick ups 10:30 -11:00 am Taste & lunch 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Drop offs at hotels 3:30 - 4:00 pm Bottled water and light snacks included.
In the high-tech gold rush of modern Silicon Valley, the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. The show charts the rising fortunes of Richard, an introverted computer programmer who lives in a “Hacker Hostel” start-up incubator along with his friends Big Head, Gilfoyle, and Dinesh. These social misfits live under the watch of Erlich, a dotcom millionaire who lets them stay in his house for free – as long as he gets a 10% stake in their projects. Stuck working part-time at a large tech company called Hooli, Richard’s obscure website, Pied Piper, is going nowhere fast. But when a mid-level Hooli executive is apprised of the value of the site’s novel compression algorithm, Richard finds himself caught in the middle of an extreme bidding war between Hooli founder Gavin Belson and independent billionaire venture capitalist Peter Gregory. Episode List: Minimum Viable Product The Cap Table Articles of Incorporation Fiduciary Duties Signaling Risk Third Party Insourcing Proof of Concept Optimal Tip-to-Tip Efficiency Bonus Features: Hacker Hostel Tour Tech Crunch: Disrupt The Making of Silicon Valley Audio Commentaries Episodes 1-8
Designed to see the best of Oxford in a safe environment with the smallest group sizing we have ever done. With this specialised tour we take important measure to protect your health, and those around you. All our Oxford University student guides wear medical masks. In addition to this, group sizing is inline with Social Distancing Rules (currently 5 people per group). Furthermore, all guides must submit their temperature before providing the tour. This tour has all the most famous sites in Oxford, with our unique guides providing a fun and entertaining insight into one of the most important cities in the world. See the world-famous sites such as the Bodleian Library and Christ Church – both of which were Harry Potter film sites! Get the inside story on Oxford ceremonies, student life, college rivalries and much, much more!
For sixty years Queen Elizabeth II has reigned over Great Britain and the Commonwealth. To commemorate her Diamond Jubilee in 2012, this major new 90 minute documentary has been filmed in HD for international television broadcast. Much of the Queen’s film archive of her days as a young Princess, her coronation, and her early days as Queen have been scanned into High Definition for the first ever time by Pinewood Studios allowing Queen Elizabeth II – The Diamond Celebration to be released on both Blu-ray and DVD with exclusive and previously unseen footage of the young Queen. As one the two young Princesses, Elizabeth captured the hearts of the nation and although her reign has seen major social, political and cultural changes, she has remained a traditionalist. Whilst governments have come and gone, the Queen has remained, never losing her sense of duty. Queen Elizabeth II - The Diamond Celebration tells the fascinating story of the Queen who has served her nation throughout good and bad: from the Second World War; her marriage to Prince Philip; the death of her father King George VI; her Coronation and sixty year reign, Queen Elizabeth II - The Diamond Celebration is the definitive story of how the young Princess became a regal Queen. Bonus features: Contributions from Robert Lacy, Nicholas Owen, Dame Helen Mirren, Gyles Brandreth, Tim Heald, Hugo Vickers, Camilla Tominey and Ingrid Seward HD scanning and post production by Pinewood Studios From the makers of Margaret Thatcher: The Iron Lady 30 minute feature remastered in HD of The Queen and Prince Phillip's 1963 Royal Tour of New Zealand