Britain’s Last Glass Eye Maker

Jost Haas is part of a dying breed.  He’s the last glass eye maker in Britain.  In this short documentary, Ben Todd captures the artistry, precision, and sadness of this profession. Brainpickings has collected 7 more short films about near-obsolete occupations. Funny, how something you would never consider or care to think about can be so moving.  [Curiosity Counts via Gizmodo]

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