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Divan Film Festival: when Balkan food means Balkan love

Cultural Calendar August 21, 2017 13:20 0 comments BR Exclusive

The third day of the Divan Film Festival is that particular moment when Mircea Dinescu brings to Craiova some of the specialties of Cetate Harbour, the magic place where Balkan food meets Balkan spirit and…more »

Divan Film Festival: when theatre brings you close to Home

Cultural Calendar August 20, 2017 12:10 0 comments BR Exclusive

The second day of Divan Film Festival has brought to the city of Craiova the traditional theatre play which was selected from Ideo Ideis Theatre Festival, where children and youngsters all over Romania come to…more »

Divan Film Festival: Give Romanians a taraf to start buzzing

Cultural Calendar August 19, 2017 11:43 0 comments BR Exclusive

There are a lot of sayings and stories about the Balkan spirit. It’s the joy, the mood, the music, the food, the fun and definitely the ongoing party we are living on as people of…more »

Romanian movie Meda returns from Sarajevo Film Festival with two awards

Cinema August 17, 2017 22:41 0 comments

The 23rd edition of Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) just announced its winners, and the Romanian movie Meda or the not so bright side of things received two awards, for best director - Emanuel Parvu and…more »

Oxford for Romania fundraising campaign needs supporters

News August 17, 2017 08:36 0 comments

At this second edition of Oxford for Romania where ambitious Romanian students coming from less privileged backgrounds have the chance to experience one week of education at Oxford, in a summer school, a fundraising campaign…more »

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Lights, camera, on: who’s behind the cameras at TIFF?

Cultural Calendar August 08, 2017 09:10 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s been two months now since the great Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) 2017 has ended. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your newsfeed, whether Facebook, Instagram…more »

Behind the camera lens of TIFF 2017 with photographer Raluca Ciornea

Cinema August 08, 2017 09:08 0 comments BR Exclusive

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) was full of surprises this year, offering a great selection of movies and special events. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your…more »

Behind the camera lens of TIFF 2017 with photographer Vlad Cupsa

Cinema August 08, 2017 09:07 0 comments BR Exclusive

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) was full of surprises this year, offering a great selection of movies and special events. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your…more »

Behind the camera lens of TIFF 2017 with photographer Chris Nemes

Interviews August 08, 2017 09:05 0 comments BR Exclusive

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) was full of surprises this year, offering a great selection of movies and special events. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your…more »

Behind the camera lens of TIFF 2017 with photographer Dan Grigore

Cinema August 08, 2017 09:02 0 comments BR Exclusive

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) was full of surprises this year, offering a great selection of movies and special events. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your…more »

Behind the camera lens of TIFF 2017 with photographer Marius Maris

Cinema August 08, 2017 09:01 0 comments BR Exclusive

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) was full of surprises this year, offering a great selection of movies and special events. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your…more »

Behind the camera lens of TIFF 2017 with photographer Nicu Cherciu

Cinema August 08, 2017 09:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF) was full of surprises this year, offering a great selection of movies and special events. I’m pretty sure that most of the highlights of this edition already appeared in your…more »

Interview. JTI: How the private sector is boosting Romania’s cultural scene

News July 28, 2017 08:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s a fact that culture is still underfinanced in Romania, although official data shows that the Ministry of Culture’s budget has increased by 51 percent since 2016, meaning RON 766 million. It’s also a fact…more »

Interview. Mastercard: How the private sector is boosting Romania’s cultural scene

News July 27, 2017 07:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s a fact that culture is still underfinanced in Romania, although official data shows that the Ministry of Culture’s budget has increased by 51 percent since 2016, meaning RON 766 million. It’s also a fact…more »

BUZZ CEE: When art films meet southeastern Romania

Cinema July 25, 2017 11:10 0 comments BR Exclusive

At the beginning of the month, the second edition of Buzau International Film Festival (BUZZ CEE) took place in the city of Buzau, where the city’s cultural agenda doesn’t seem to be very wide. The…more »

Interview. Mercedes-Benz: How is the private sector boosting Romania’s cultural scene

Finance July 24, 2017 16:46 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s a fact that culture is still underfinanced in Romania, although official data shows that the Ministry of Culture’s budget has increased by 51 percent since 2016, meaning RON 766 million. It’s also a fact…more »

Interview. VISA: How is the private sector boosting Romania’s cultural scene

Finance July 24, 2017 16:35 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s a fact that culture is still underfinanced in Romania, although official data shows that the Ministry of Culture’s budget has increased by 51 percent since 2016, meaning RON 766 million. It’s also a fact…more »

Electric Castle 2017: The royal electric(fied) festival experience

Concerts July 17, 2017 21:00 0 comments BR Exclusive

I just returned home from Romania’s best music festival experience, Electric Castle, an annual event that amazes audiences with their creativity, lineup and brands’ activations. Long story short, a great, small team recreates the entire…more »

Infographic: brand experiences at Electric Castle

Cultural Calendar July 12, 2017 21:22 0 comments BR Exclusive

It’s mid-July so it’s Electric time. Of course, with rain and mud and everything, as previously experienced here. But we are on our way to one of those festivals and you’ll find critically acclaimed bands,…more »

“All aboard” with the Transilvania Train!

Tourism July 11, 2017 13:44 0 comments BR Exclusive

“Book a seat in the adventure of Transilvania Train!”, says a commercial that pops-up on Facebook. I clicked on it and was amazed: a real train adventure in Romania, in Transylvania region. “The journey we…more »