Persepolis Both the Book and the Film

I don’t know how and why, but I kept missing the animated film Persepolis (2007), made after the comic book with the same title by Marjane Satrapi. Now I finally saw it on DVD and, recently, ART Publishing edited the Romanian version of the volume that was the start of this cinematographic adventure.

And […]

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Nothing about the teeth – Dental Tragedy in Jewish Theater

Jean- Claude Grumberg, one of the most successful French playwrights of the moment, is decided to write a tragedy and in the same time fight against tragic effects. How can one resolve such a paradox?

The answer is: using an essential postmodern type of writing, in which the main narrative has a huge tragic […]

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Angel, My Guardian Dear!

“Saying that angels don’t exist because they’re not visible is just as little intelligent as saying that plants don’t exist because they don’t say ‘hello’”, Andrei Pleșu says in his angelology treaty, now a best seller, “On Angels”. Just as professor Pleșu began his angelology lecture delivered in the ’90s at the Philosophy […]

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Hiring Manager. No Humans Accepted

Throughout the years, I often wrote that theatre lovers would probably be more interested in seeing a play on corporate life, mass media or something closer to their environment instead of the environment of pimps, whores and vagabonds who overflow in Romanian theatre today. Our young playwrights seem to share a true fascination for […]

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Interview with actor Florin VIDAMSKI

Interview with actor Florin VIDAMSKI, former manager of the “Andrei Mureșanu” Theatre in Sfântu Gheorghe:

“If there will be any point in returning to Romania, I will certainly do”

Two years ago, actor Florin Vidamski resigned from his position as manager of the “Andrei Mureșanu“ Theatre in Sfântu […]

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The missing body: Darren Aronofsky, Black Swan

Black Swan (2010)

Directed by Darren Aronofsky

It’s easy to find faults when it comes to Darren Aronofsky’s latest film, Black Swan. This time, Aronofsky mixed so many genres into a single movie in a way that makes you wonder if he was willing to experiment […]

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„The Next Three Days”

Cunoscut pentru filme ca „Million Dollar Baby”, „Quantum of Solace”, „Casino Royale” sau „Crash” regizorul Paul Haggis a reuşit din nou să atragă atenţia cu ultimul său film. „The next three days” este un remake după pelicula franţuzească „Pour elle” a lui Fred Cavayé din anul 2007. În ciuda faptului că „Pour elle” […]

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Fuzjko Hemming la Ateneul Roman

Luni, 21 februarie 2011, publicul meloman prezent in sala Ateneului Român s-a bucurat de un eveniment muzical de excepţie: recitalul de pian susţinut de renumita interpretă Ingrid Fuzjko Hemming(78 ani).

Nume bine-cunoscut iubitorilor muzicii clasice din Japonia şi din străinătate, Ingrid Fuzjko Hemming a participat la numeroase […]

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GOPO 2011 – lista “scurtă”

La inceputul acestei saptamani au fost anuntate nominalizarile filmelor eligibile  la Gala GOPO 2011 – in cadrul careia vor fi decernate Premiile industriei cinematografice romanesti.

Lista “scurta” a celor 23 de productii cimenatografice (12 lungmetraje, 6 filme de scurt metraj şi 5 documentare) care vor lupta pentru cucerirea statuetelor Gopo a […]

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24 februarie – 2 martie 2011

1. Muzeul de artă multimedia, Moscova, Rusia,

25 ianuarie – 8 martie 2011

Mikhail Gorbachev.Perestroika”


Expoziţia este dedicată schimbărilor sociale, culturale şi politice din Uniunea Sovietică între 1986 şi 1991. Această expoziţie organizată de Fundaţia Gorbaciov pentru a marca


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