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  • n. the capital and largest city of Belgium; seat of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

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  • I'd link Fassbinder's film with a later work from Chantal Akerman, Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du commerce, 1080 Bruxelles, which is also a study in everyday tedium leading to a shocking outburst of violence.

    Archive 2007-10-01

  • The simplest edge is point de Bruxelles, which is worked somewhat like the stitch No. 433, and is secured by a knot worked in the braid.

    Beeton's Book of Needlework

  • The central section of the border at the right of the cross is done in point de Bruxelles which is afterward button-holed as in bar-work, and a button-hole picot edge follows the lower outlines of the pattern.

    The Art of Modern Lace Making

  • "Bruxelles," responded many of the boys; for they had seen it often enough upon signs and in newspapers to know it.

    Dikes and Ditches Young America in Holland and Belguim

  • On pourrait rajouter à cette liste deux musées - celui du judaïsme marocain de Casablanca, et celui du Centre de la culture judéo-marocaine à Bruxelles.

    Global Voices in English » Morocco: On “Jewish Morocco”

  • Above anything, Chantal Ackerman's 201-minute 1975 film Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles, is.

    The real housewife

  • More often than not, I complete the last leg of my morning commute by train, arriving at the railway station at Brussel/Bruxelles-Schuman, which is within a hop, skip and jump of my office.

    The lost station of the Rue de la Loi

  • From Brussels (Bruxelles Nord): Take the approximately one-hour train journey to Brugge.

    Susan Fogwell: Old World Chocolatiers in Brugge

  • When Belgian director Chantal Akerman released "Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles" in 1975, her unusually long takes and the lack of reverse shots created a stylistic masterpiece.

    What's On Around Europe

  • Antwerp An Iconic Filmmaker When Belgian director Chantal Akerman released "Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles" in 1975, her unusually long takes and the lack of reverse shots created a stylistic masterpiece.

    What's On Around Europe

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