Les Blank has sadly passed away. He directed the documentary film 'All in This Tea' that profiled David Lee Hoffman traveling through remote tea growing areas of China. A film worth seeing.
Les Blank, a Filmmaker With an Eye for the Eccentric, Dies at 77
http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2013/04/ ... =eta1&_r=1&
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Very sad news I love that documentary, it's a great watch as a tea journey starting point as well as for the experienced!
I also really enjoyed the documentary. My favorite part was probably the discussion/arguments Hoffman had with the Chinese bureaucrats. Sorry to hear about Les Blank's passing. Just another reason why one should try to value every day of their life.