An Interview with the actor Victor REBENGIUC

foto: by Adrian Pîclişan

“We are too often asked to support one side of the fence”

You have been asked countless times about the gesture with the toilet paper you did 20 years ago, in the studio of the Romanian Television. […]

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Prince Oguri and Princess Terute, in Romania

Any culture different from our own attracts us through its novelty, mystery and inaccessibility We are magnetized through music, dance, ancient creations, the history of other people, legends and stories of a distant past. Prince Oguri and Princess Terute is a love story that comes from such a distant past, and it is […]

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Tokyo, the almond-shaped city (I)

Buildings that seem to bite off the sky, with illuminated signs shining through their teeth and small objects scattered everywhere, Tokyo is the city of dimensional contrast.Buildings that seem to bite off the sky, with illuminated signs shining through their teeth and small objects scattered everywhere, Tokyo is the city of dimensional contrast.

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Gheorghe Crăciun- reader, essayist and prose analyst. Towards The Somatographic Pact.

Gheorghe Crăciun,2009, The Somatographic Pact, Piteşti, The 45-th Parallel Publishing House, an edition prepared and a foreword by Ion Bogdan Lefter.

Gheorghe Crăciun, (8 May 1950- Tohanu Vechi, near Braşov-30 January 2007, Bucharest), was one of the most important Romanian prose writers of the last decades of the […]

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The History’s Short Memory

The television has played the leading part during the decisive moments of our recent history. Whether, it was about the Revolution broadcasted life, or we think of the shameful events after March 13-15 1990, the miners came to Bucharest at the University Square, to put things right. Iliescu expressed his gratitude for their […]

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Merci, la France! – Merci la Roumanie!

Festivalul Filmului Francez – ediţia a 13a – o sărbătoare cinefilă naţională

Aflată din nou până azi în vizită în România, actriţa franceză Fanny Ardant i-a acordat în exclusivitate un interviu lui Pompilius Onofrei, pe care îl publicăm în aceste pagini ale revistei ArtAct Magazine.  Domnia sa a venit la Bucureşti […]

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The Box (2009)

Directed by Richard Kelly

Richard Kelly seems to be lost since his 2001 debut, the wonderful Donnie Darko, in a perennial search for stories that would fit his ideas about apocalypse and salvation. That doesn’t mean, of course, that Kelly should be suspected of preaching in any way, but all his […]

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Life isn’t beautiful anymore

Since Sunday, life is not beautiful in Bucharest! Not because of the elections, but because the International Performing Arts Festival – inspiringly named “Life is beautiful” – is over. Like a marathon race, ended in triumph but also in short breath, after a huge organizing effort and a suite of events that may […]

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Manifestation Filled with Mystery

The 19-th edition of The Theatre Festival from Bucharest

As far back as December 22, when Nicolae Ceauşescu was running away horror stricken with the helicopter, from Bucharest, the pilots were already coalesced with the revolutionaries. Not even now after 20 years, the fall of the dictatorship hasn’t been elucidated. […]

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Prinţul Oguri şi prinţesa Terute, în România

Orice cultură străină de spiritul şi sufletul nostru ne atrage prin inedit mister,impenetrabil. Suntem cuceriţi de muzică, dans, credinţe străvechi, istorii ale altora, legende şi poveşti venite dintr-un trecut îndepărtat.

Prinţul Oguri şi prinţesa Terute este o poveste de dragoste care vine dintr-un  trecut îndepărtat, bazându-se pe o legendă veche […]

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