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February 2019
£17 / £13 concs
  • British-Croatian Society: Barbara Matijevic at The Place

    The Place

  • February 26 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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  • 17 Dukes Road, London, WC1H 9PY
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    Giuseppe Chico and Barbara Matijević (Premier Stratagème)– Forecasting Forecasting is based on a collection of amateur videos taken from the world’s largest videosharing website: YouTube. Watch as a performer skilfully manipulates a laptop on the screen of which are shown YouTube videos that had been selected to meet the human size scale. From this simple criterion arises a set of spatial and temporal displacements. The screen becomes the site of intersection between the body of the performer and the two-dimensional…

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FREE
  • Hanoi to Zagreb, two ends of a diplomatic career

    Croatian Embassy

  • February 5 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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  • 21 Conway St. W1T 6BN
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    You are invited to hear Sir John Ramsden talk on the theme Hanoi to Zagreb, two ends of a diplomatic career 18-00 for 18-30 Tuesday, February 5 Croatian Embassy 21 Conway Street London W1T 6BN Sir John will talk about the stark contrast of a diplomatic career that started in Hanoi and ended as ambassador in Zagreb. His photographs of North Vietnam have recently been published in a book entitled Hanoi after the War. This unique collection of black and white…

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January 2019
FREE
  • Free Lunchtime Concert: Srdjan Bulat (Guitar)

    St Martin's Church

  • January 15 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
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  • Mortimer Road, London, NW10 5SN
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    Programme Regondi – Etude No 8 in G Rodrigo – En los trigales from Por los campos de España María Ponce – Sonata romántica García Abril – Dos cantares Albéniz arr. Bulat – Mallorca Srdjan Bulat Guitar Performers Srdjan Bulat (born 1986) is an award-winning concert classical guitarist from Split, Croatia. He is one of the most successful classical guitarists of the new generation and the top prize winner at almost all of the most important international classical guitar competitions. He has won…

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2018October 2018
£9 - £11
  • Freud’s Sculptor: The Life and Works of Oscar Nemon

    Freud Museum

  • 16/10/2018 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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  • 20 Maresfield Gardens NW3 5SX
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    In 1931, a Jewish boy from Croatia, persuaded the reluctant Sigmund Freud to sit for him in Vienna. This young man was Oscar Nemon. Daughter of Oscar Nemon and author of Finding Nemon (release date September 2018), Aurelia Young will tell the story of her father’s life. The bust Nemon made of Freud in 1931 can be seen in the study at the Freud Museum. Freud was generous with his precious time and sat for Nemon a second time in…

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September 2018
£12/£11
  • Open City Documentary Festival: “Home of the Resistance” + “Uppland” + Q&A

    ICA

  • 09/09/2018 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
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  • The Mall SW1Y5AH
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    Home of the Resistance is nominated for the Emerging International Filmmaker Award Ivan Ramljak (b. 1974) is a film critic, director and independent curator. He has directed nine short films, four fiction films, four documentaries and an experimental film. His most successful film Kino Otok (Islands of Forgotten Cinemas) has screened at more than 30 International festivals, and won 6 awards, including the FIPRESCI prize for Best Eastern European documentary at goEast FF in Wiesbaden. In 2016 he enrolled the Master study…

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July 2018
  • Exhibition: ‘Another Europe’

    Kings Cross Area, London

  • 12/07/2018 6:00 PM to 09/09/2018 5:00 PM
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  • To celebrate the European Year of Cultural Heritage and Austria’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Austrian Cultural Forum London in collaboration with the Representation of the European Commission in the UK and EUNIC (European Union National Institutes of Culture) presents Another Europe, an outdoor exhibition of photographs, around the Kings Cross area of London, exploring the diversity of European Heritage. Images of NATO observation towers by Belgian photographer Els van den Meersch contrast with those of…

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2016April 2016
Free
  • Balkan Translator Will Firth in Conversation

    Croatian Embassy

  • 11/04/2016 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Open
March 2016
£15 (£10 concs)
  • Concert: Music for Holy Week

    St.Paul's Church Covent Garden

  • 21/03/2016 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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  • Bedford St. WC2E 9ED
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    The Elysian Singers, including tenor Stephen Cviic, conducted by Sam Laughton, present five centuries of penitential psalm settings from all around Europe: from France to Estonia, from Italy to Denmark. Mini-masterpieces by Mendelssohn (‘Hear my Prayer’) and Arvo Pärt (‘An den Wassern zu Babel’) rub shoulders with English choral favourites by Purcell and Howells.

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£15 (£12 concs)
  • Concert: A Pair of Sparkling Eyes

    St. Pauls Rectory Grove

  • 18/03/2016 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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  • Clapham SW4 0DX
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    Tenor Stephen Cviic, soprano Antonia Cviic and other members of St Paul’s Opera present an evening of operatic highlights with a romantic theme, including excerpts from Bizet’s Carmen, Mozart’s The Magic Flute, and music by Handel and Puccini, among others. Tickets include a glass of wine.

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2015October 2015
FREE
  • SSEES Centenary Film Festival: ‘Legends of Anika’ (Pogačić, Yugoslavia, 1954)

    Bloomsbury Theatre

  • 26/10/2015 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • 15 Gordon Street WC1H OAH
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    Guest speaker: Dr Vlastimir Sudar, Associate Lecturer in Film History and Theory, University of the Arts London

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Free
  • Flora Turner-Vučetić, illustrated lecture: The Painted Coast British painters in Croatia from the 18th to the early 20th century

    Croatian Embassy

  • 19/10/2015 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • 21 Conway St. W1T 6BN
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    Flora Turner-Vučetić, illustrated lecture: The Painted Coast British painters in Croatia from the 18th to the early 20th century Afterwards, please join us for a glass of Croatian wine from Croatian Fine Wines.

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Free
  • Croatian Playwright Tena Stivicic in conversation with Roy Cross

    Croatian Embassy

  • 06/10/2015 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • 21 Conway St. W1T 6BN
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    Tena is a graduate of the Academy of Dramatic Art, Zagreb and Goldsmiths College, London.  Her play ‘3 Winters’ was performed with great success at the National Theatre in London. Roy is a former British Council Director Croatia. Please join us afterwards for a glass of wine.

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June 2015
£7-9
  • Open City Docs 2015: ‘Mitch – the Diary of a Schizophrenic Patient’ (ČUČIĆ, ŠKORIĆ, 2014)

    Curzon Bloomsbury

  • 21/06/2015 1:15 PM to 2:35 PM
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  • Brunswick Centre WC1N 1AW
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    ‘Mitch – The Diary of a Schizophrenic is an autobiographical portrait of a 40-year-old artist living with schizophrenia, who under the guidence of co-director Damir Cucic undergoes several years of ‘film therapy’. For two years Mitch filmed constantly recording the daily life within the psychiatric hospital where he lives. This is a journey into his world, and a journey into the margins of a country caught up in the traumatic aftermath of recent history.’ (OCD)

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£3.50-£5
  • Open City Docs 2015: ‘The Waiting Point’ (Drndic, 2013)

    Deptford Cinema

  • 20/06/2015 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
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  • 39 Deptford Broadway SE8 4PQ
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    ‘The protagonist of this film is the small, crowded Croatian bus terminal in Rijeka, a town on the threshold of change. The Žabica bus station is a crossroads for tourists and an integral part of the local community. We follow the daily routines of the employees in the station’s shops, cafés, the ticket office, the bus drivers, the cabbies, the homeless, the permanent visitors and passers-by, to reveal a strange community vainly yet persistently, trying to repair the cracks in…

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£12
  • Open City Docs 2015: ‘Naked Island’ (Gudac, 2014)

    JW3

  • 17/06/2015 8:45 PM to 10:15 PM
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  • 341-351 Finchley Road, , London, NW3 6ET
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    ‘Sixty years ago, a man went missing for four years. He returned as a different man, carrying a painful secret. It was his granddaughter, the director of this film, who first started asking questions, wanting to find out what lay hidden beneath her grandfather’s scar-covered body. Naked Island is an investigation built upon the ruins of the past, a mosaic made of clues and intimate testimonies of a tight-knit group of people who were brought together by the same place, a…

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April 2015
£5
  • Rehearsed Reading of Olja Savičević’s ‘Farewell Cowboy’, with book signing

    Tristam Bates Theatre

  • 16/04/2015 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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  • 1a Tower Street WC2H 9NP
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    “Rehearsed reading of Farewell, Cowboy: the story of a suicide, a quest for truth, a reason for revenge and a wild love affair. One of the most popular Croatian novels of recent years is being launched by Istros Books during the week of the London Book Fair. This one-off performance brings together the director of the original theatre adaptation, Ivica Buljan, and two of Croatia’s most exemplary contemporary actors, Nataša Janjić and Marko Cindrić, for a reading in English for…

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February 2015
£25 please RSVP
  • AMAC-UK – ‘A Night at the Opera’

    33 Frognal

  • 28/02/2015 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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  • NW3 6YD
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    “Annual Charity Concert in support of Awards for Croatian Young Scientists A night at the Opera Two flutes Piano Snježana Bosotina Budeša                                                Andrea Jelavić Vesna Podrug Kossjanenko   Highlights include: Rigolletto, Aida, Un Ballo in Maschera, William Tell, Eugene Onegin RSVP with cheques payable to AMAC UK to: Dr Mira Malovic-Yeeles, 30 Hayward Road, Oxford OX2 8LW” (AMAC) 

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January 2015
£10-20 (Children Free)
  • Croatian Embassy Fund Raising Concert: Pianist Diana Brekalo

    Rosslyn Hill Chapel,

  • 22/01/2015 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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  • 3 Pilgrims Placce amzuvan@mvep.hr
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    “When floods ravaged Slavonia last spring, the elementary school in Gunja was badly damaged. The buildings have been repaired, but the library collection still needs to be replaced. This concert will raise money to provide books and other materials for the library to support the learning of English by students in the school. Tickets £20 at the door (including a glass of the best Croatian wine in the interval) students £10, children free…. PROGRAMME: Brahms: Piano trio in c major…

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