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15 Aug 14

Movie Festival Brightens up Divided Vukovar

The burgeoning annual film festival is a reminder than there is more to this eastern Croatian border town than ethnic conflicts. 

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12 Aug 14

CeeLo Green to Make a Splash at Belgrade Beer Fest

The focus at this year’s Belgrade festival of booze will be on helping the victims of May floods – and on drinking responsibly.

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11 Aug 14

Stars Head for Sarajevo's 20th Film Festival

Final preparations are ready for Bosnia's cinematic event of the year, when 250 films from 60 countries will be shown.

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05 Aug 14

Croatia Festival Brings Theatrical Dreams to Zadar

The ‘Zadar of Dreams’ festival of contemporary theatre is bringing provocative and unconventional shows from around the world to the Croatian coastal town.

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01 Aug 14

Montenegro's First Domestic Film in Years to Premiere

The first Montenegrin film made in a decade is scheduled for release on Monday at the film festival in the resort of Herceg Novi.

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31 Jul 14

Ukraine’s ‘Tribe’ Wins Out at Motovun Festival

Disturbing movie about gang life in a school for the deaf in Kiev comes out a winner at Croatian movie festival.

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21 Jul 14

Pula Film Festival Opens in Croatia

The 61st Pula Film Festival, which will see the screening of 150 movies from around the world, opened with fireworks at the coastal city’s Roman ampitheatre.

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10 Jul 14

EXIT Festival Promises Energy and Adventure

For the first time this year, the EXIT festival will be held at two locations, the Novi Sad fortress and a new venue, Jaz Beach in Montenegro.

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18 Jun 14

Bosnia Prosecutors Probe Mystery of Closed Museum

Bosnian investigators have entered the premises of the National Museum in Sarajevo on a mission to discover why the oldest institution of its kind in the country has been closed for two years.

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30 May 14

Busy Romanian Book Fair Masks Decay in Reading

While thousands queue to enter Bucharest's biggest book fair, observers fear that reading is fading away in the country.

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08 May 14

Los Angeles Gets Taste of Best Balkan Films

The main prize at the ninth SEEfest film festival from May 1 to 5 in Los Angeles was shared between the Slovenian movie, 'Seduce Me', and 'Vis-à-Vis' of Croatia.

 

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08 May 14

Month-Long Celebration of Belgrade's Architecture

This year's Belgrade International Week of Architecture, BINA will last for a whole month, including exhibitions at three venues, lectures, workshops, tours, movie exhibitions and a music programme.

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06 May 14

Serbian, Romanian Sites Join Threatened Heritage List

A synagogue in northern Serbia and some ancient wooden churches in Romania have been nominated for Europa Nostra’s seven most endangered heritage sites list.

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05 May 14

British Creator of Classic Yugoslav Cartoons Dies

Timothy John Byford, a British television director and scriptwriter who made some of the most popular Yugoslav children’s shows of the 1970s and 1980s, has died in Belgrade.

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11 Apr 14

New Book Decries Medicus ‘Injustice’

Economist-turned-author says interest has been extraordinary in her new book, which says her husband and son were unfairly prosecuted in the notorious Medicus organ-trafficking case.

Culture Policy Focus

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04 Jun 14

Northern Mitrovica Shakes off the Blues

The North City Jazz and Blues festival, held near Mitrovica in Kosovo, is seeking to change the image of a town known nowadays mostly for ethnic conflict.

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06 Nov 13

This ‘Jesus’ offends those only who robbed us

I don't want greedy clergy and ambitious politicians protecting me from the truth about Serbian’s greedy and very secular society.