1. Fine-Tuning The World

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    There are many technological issues on our daily lives that could be fixed if only the message was delivered to the right people. A sure way to get those issues addressed is to talk about them through the tools that technology offers. Once on the Internet, messages are communicated to the interested parties by search engines. The act of posting your frustrations online is actually helping research and developers to fix issues. They will look for it online and address the issues posted... Everyone wins. Better products with Research and Development in a grand scale!

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    • Heart Stop Beating | Jeremiah Zagar

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      Heart Stop Beating is the story of Billy Cohn & Bud Frazier, two visionary doctors from the Texas Heart Institute, who in March of 2011 successfully replaced a dying man's heart with a 'continuous flow' device they developed, proving that life was possible without a pulse or a heart beat. Join the conversation and tweet #heartstopbeating to have your tweet featured on the GE FOCUS FORWARD website. Go to http://www.focusforwardfilms.com/films/9/heart-stop-beating to see the discussion. Check out more films in the GE FOCUS FORWARD series at http://vimeo.com/focusforwardfilms. Herzliya Films DIRECTED BY - Jeremiah Zagar PRODUCED BY - Jeremy Yaches

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      • HOME - Short documentary

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        SEMI-FINALIST: 2012/13 Focus Forward Films Competition. A former electrician, Simon became homeless after an accident left him unable to work. His life changed when he met Tony and Lisa Clark, co-designers of the Backpack Bed™ - a weather-proof portable sleeping unit created especially for people on the move. The Australian designed Backpack Bed™ has won numerous product design awards, including the prestigious Red Dot ‘Best of the Best’ in Germany 2011. With global foresight for other uses, such as offering relief in disaster zones, the Clarks' ongoing mission is to work with charities to provide a Backpack Bed™ to every homeless man, woman and child turned away from shelters. Directed by Phoebe Hartley | Produced by Amanda Reedy | Cinematography by Cesar Salmeron | Edited by Ben Hall | © Copyright Little Picture Box & Paper Plane Films 2012.

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        • Mushroom Man | Leslie Iwerks

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          Paul Stamets believes we have entered into the 6th major extinction on our planet. He presents mushrooms as a solution to this problem, including cleaning polluted soil, creating new insecticides, treating smallpox and maybe even the flu. Join the conversation and tweet #MushroomMan to have your tweet featured on the GE FOCUS FORWARD website. Go to https://www.focusforwardfilms.com/films/54/mushroom-man to see the discussion. Watch more GE FOCUS FORWARD films at vimeo.com/focusforwardfilms/films. Starring: Paul Stamets Writer-Director: Leslie Iwerks Executive Producers: Daryl Hannah & Leslie Iwerks Producer: Michael E. Tang Director of Photography: Suki Medencevic Edited by: Leslie Iwerks Story Editor: Mark A. Johnson Post-Production Coordinator: Jackie Turlik Sound Recordist: Mark W. Iler Grip: Marc Dewey Publicity Still should be accredited to: © Isaac Hernández

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          • Panmela Castro | Heloisa Passos

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            Panmela Castro was born and raised in the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She is the president of Nami Network, a feminist organization that promotes women's rights through graffiti-art. She travels the world with her art and has been honored with numerous international awards for her work. Join the conversation and tweet #PanmelaCastro to have your tweet featured on the GE FOCUS FORWARD website. Go to https://www.focusforwardfilms.com/films/67/panmela-castro to see the discussion. Watch more GE FOCUS FORWARD films at vimeo.com/focusforwardfilms/films. Director: Heloisa Passos Producers: Júlia Moraes and Heloisa Passos With Georgette Fadel & Tomás Rezende Production Manager: Joan Araújo Maquina Films: Luciane Passos Script: Hilton Lacerda Editor: Tina Hardy Music: DJ Dolores Sound Designer: Daniel Turini Sound: Douglas Vianna & Vampiro Gaffer: Francis Ferreira Post Production: André Carvalho Colorist: Alex Yoshinaga Ass't Director: Catarina Assef 1st Ass't Camera: Luz Guerra 2nd Ass't Camera: Erica Rocha Ass't Producer: Tarcila Jacob Ass't Set: Digao Special thanks to SANDRO FIORIN, CLÁUDIA PRISCILA, PATRÍCIA CORNILS, KAREN HARLEY, LITO M. DA ROCHA, KIKA CUNHA, GUSTAVO PESSOA, REDE NAMI, SUPERVIA, CEDIN, FUNDAÇÃO ROBERTO MARINHO, QUANTA, SANTUÁRIO DA PENHA & REPÚBLICA PUREZA

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            • The Cleanest Pig | David White & Paul Wedel

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              After waiting 50 years, some exceedingly rare pigs help Dr. Bob Elliott perform a medical miracle. Join the conversation and tweet #CleanestPig to have your tweet featured on the GE FOCUS FORWARD website. Go to http://www.focusforwardfilms.com/films/74/the-cleanest-pig to see the discussion. Watch more GE FOCUS FORWARD films at vimeo.com/focusforwardfilms/films. Directors: David White & Paul Wedel Producer: David White Sound: John Patrick, Aaron Aardvark Camera Assist.: Joel Garman Lighting: Reuben Morrison, Chris McAllister, Gary Watkins Makeup: Hil Cook Patient: Gemma Van Baarle Surgeons: Sash Perfect, Carey Clements Music: Paul Wedel Many Thanks: Living Cell Technologies, Andrea Grant, Henry Feltham, Nelly Petit, Morgan Spurlock, Damon Smith, Lisa Chatfield. A White Balance Pictures Production

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