Dancing Man on Belgium TV

Check out these YouTube video from the Belgium TV program de Schuur van Scheire where they make up some of my paper models and create a giant version of the Dancing Man paper automata from corrugated card. I can't understand what they are saying but they look fantastic!
YouTube videos:

Making the Dancing Man
Dancing Man

Paper Automata

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