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Amir Kabbani´s Movie Pick

Amir Kabbani is a restless young man. The kind of person who can hardly sit still. So it’s interesting that his favourite movie of all time is about a character who sits so famously still, on a bench: Forrest Gump from 1994, with an Oscar-winning performance from Tom Hanks.

 

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June 13, 2014

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Doubt and daring, with Amir Kabbani

Or: falling from the sky

AmirKabbaniCloseHe’s a restless young man. And he’s hoping it’ll all soon be over. This “difficult phase,” this “long break.” It happened in March. So, not long ago. In training. “I came flying down from a height of four meters and landed on my head,” he explains. “I broke my back. Well, I was lucky. It was actually my twelfth vertebra that was broken. But I didn’t need surgery and I’m not paralysed.” In fact Amir has made an incredible recovery. Amir Kabbani – professional mountain bike rider, and my latest guest on Talking Germany.

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June 13, 2014

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