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matter's introduces our new series baking bread. and subverting album cover art instagram a chance ski reimagines iconic images of made pop history. the norwegian sonia hani was the undisputed figure skating world champion in the nineteen twenties and thirties winning ten world titles in ten years and then went on to be a star in hollywood now a film about her extraordinary life called son the other white swan as just had its premiere at the sundance film festival in america. she was a child when her career began norway's sagna hennie was an olympic gold medalist at sixteen and one of hollywood's highest paid stars by the age of twenty six she sailed across the ice like a white swan a perfect. innocence. but what was this ice
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princess really like i know we can film tries to uncover the truth behind the legend. joe sort of created this whole sort of ice capades ice skating extravaganza the coal industry of it was always in the call of her old business and was able to become a not only huge sort of a hollywood star but also an incredibly powerful businesswoman. before heading to hollywood sanya had he won a gold medal at the nine hundred thirty six winter olympic games in germany where she met adults hit it's rumored that they too had an affair the film only hints at this. all called couples in the morning was. called goebbels instead of propaganda which includes new distribution i had dinner with them once. yes
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a teacher's place. i go to germany you double my see. that any right of hollywood was unconcerned by her connections to nazi germany she made her u.s. movie debut in one thousand nine hundred thirty six in the movie. one in a million which became a box office heat. money glamour excess this new film depicts henny's meteoric rise and fall marked by greed loneliness and alcohol abuse it also illustrates the deep sexism and double standards practiced by hollywood really struggled within the hollywood system to express herself and to show that she was more than just that a pretty woman who could really skate when she went to hollywood she was really suffered under the sort of hollywood studio system and the way it treated with many collapsed under the weight of expectations placed on her as a female hollywood star she had it all and then lost it deeply disillusioned sonja
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henry left hollywood in one thousand nine hundred fifty six today she's largely forgotten now a film from her home country of norway pays tribute to this one time legend. today we start a series called baking bread featuring bread making in all of the e.u. countries who is capable of this mammoth task i hear you cry well it's a man with hidden talents are your correspondent. as you most probably know him from the news reporting on serious political matters however apart from his fine journalism he's also an expert a baking bread bread is a huge part of our culture and he's with me now. welcome great to see you in your apron slightly disappointed that you haven't brought anything with you but never mind. tell me twenty eight countries walk a view is
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a crazy idea to do this. well i learned baking from my grandmother she live to the age of ninety nine and bread was very important to her so she introduced me to baking and cooking and so i think never since i've been baking and i've been baking also in our brussels studio brought a couple of loaves for the colleagues in particular my colleague max hoffman our head of studio and so at one point in a pub in strasbourg we had this idea and we said we have to make something of the baking skills something more and that's when we decided to make a series where we combined politics and bread making and idea from max hoffman has a dangerous thing anyway what's so important a minute but now let's have a look at our first episode and today it's the turn of luxembourg. today i'll be baking kim's two and a raisin bread from luxembourg. this founding member is by far the wealthiest country in the club so get ready for the
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richest loaf in our series. makes plain flour lukewarm milk a tablespoon of sugar and twenty grams of yeast in a bowl. after fifteen minutes at two x. and some more sugar but a good amount of butter and a pinch of salt makes everything well together now we need to talk about needing technique there are different techniques you can use but lots and lots former prime minister and head of the european commission songkhla juncker has mastered in particular up turn. push and let's go let's go through that again grab turn. push and let's go.
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grab her. push. and let go. let go and. let go. like younger you need to move fast and with confidence to build up a strong gluten network. a good way of checking the dose progress is the so-called window pane test stretch out a bit of dough until you're left with a thin membrane if it looks so pate like luxemburg secret text trucker's you have to keep needing what we want is transparency. so keep going until you have something like this. at a handful of raisins place the dough when agree scratched him and cover it with
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a towel until it doubles in size luxemburg maybe small foot per head luxembourg or spain more than double what your average german does into e.u. coffers about two euros a day roughly the cost of a loaf of bread in luxembourg. place the dough with accurate and stick it to me often at one hundred ninety degrees celsius set your time up for twenty five minutes until you hear the bell. from the p.t. you know it was machine. luxembourg's raisin bread delicious rich in flavor easy to bake if you have a firm grip like your girl it's
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a piece of cake. i do love the way you mix politics but with bread making grab for that craft push you think you would make a good baker i think baking is no rocket science robyn and so everyone would make a good baker but it can be hard work and i've joined younger on many business trips and filming him and he says he's a hardworking man so i think he could do it now as we all know things don't always go as planned in the kitchen. no they don't but look the key thing here is cooking is not baking and so in baking accuracy is really key for a for a good loaf in cooking you read you like acidity and you had a bit of. cream and that will that will do the trick but baking is a bit more tricky ok i saw in the report you when you were sort of very specific
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about timing you know now twenty eight countries soon to be twenty seven don't want to mention the b. workers i'm embarrassed but will you be bothering to buy british bread well as long as the u.k. is part of the e.u. i'll make a british loaf now of course at some point sooner or later the reason may will be told so she asked me in that series and we'll see him for the u.k. it's really important to think about time because time really is the magic ingredient in baking if you get your know a lot of time it has time to form and that is where the flavor comes from really because i've never been a great british bread just one of the reasons i moved to germany anyway yoked thank you come back and see is again next time bring some bread with you very much and a new episode of breaking bread will appear every week on the show now the fans are sharing app instagram has given a platform to
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a lot of hobby photographers who like to play around with the medium is a guy who's obviously a big music fan and would like to get in on the act. madonna baring her neck too. long david bowie opportunity. the russian instagram might be called a chance to play miss album compass and backstory and gives himself a role in music history. thing for me is to make people laugh and sometimes i think i managed to do that for purposes of comments that people write them and sometimes people take a joke even further or joke about what they see and that's the best feedback i can get. some for. humor creates. and a willingness to improvise ikechi during photo shoots philip chance covers. today the idea is to turn the band queen into
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a four headed giant holding him in its hand the twenty four year old poses in front of a green screen that makes it easier for him to insert the spanish eyes into the canvas lighter university student. helps him get the ideas shape. friends usually edit the photos together. they only take about an hour to work on each. ski started this project almost two years ago and now the uploads a new photo every few weeks he has nearly twenty seven thousand followers on instagram already. he next wants to try to edit himself into music videos one thing is clear up the economy chance his creativity music will remain a jumping off point. the market is.
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videos they're going to be a bit trickier for him i think anyway check out our web site at www dot com slash culture for lots more especially on a. brand you can also follow us on twitter under the handle culture thanks for watching and that's your gun very soon.
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