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Side by side

Close together and facing the same way. Pierre Dulaine, the well-known ballroom dancer, returns to Jaffa, his birthplace, with the idea of fulfilling his lifelong dream: teaching Jewish and Palestinian … Continue reading

29/05/2013 · Leave a comment

Crowdsource

┬áTo give tasks to a large group of people or to the general public, for example, by asking for help on the Internet, rather than having tasks done within a … Continue reading

22/05/2013 · Leave a comment

Angels’ share

Portion (share) of a wine or distilled spirit’s volume that is lost to evaporation during aging. “From award-winning director Ken Loach and writer Paul Laverty comes a bittersweet comedy caper … Continue reading

23/11/2012 · Leave a comment

Weeny

Extremely small. “Frankenweenie” is a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his … Continue reading

11/10/2012 · 1 Comment