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December 2018
£10.50
  • ‘Bridges of Time’ (Briede & Stonys, 2018) + Q&A

    Barbican Cinema 2

  • 12/12/2018 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • Silk St. EC2Y 8DS
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    “At the beginning of the 1960s, when the French pioneers of cinéma vérité set out to achieve a new realism, and when direct cinema in Québec began to vie for notice, the Baltics witnessed the birth of a generation of documentarists who favoured a more romantic view of the world around them. This meditative documentary essay – from a Latvian writer and Lithuanian director whose composed touch has long dovetailed with the stylistically diverse works of the Baltic New Wave…

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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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June 2018
£12 (£7)
  • Youth on the March! Film Season: ‘Is It Easy to be Young’ (1987) by Juris Podnieks

    Regent St. Cinema

  • 06/06/2018 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
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  • 309 Regent St. W1B 2UW
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    This ground-breaking Latvian documentary by Juris Podnieks starts at a concert of the banned rock band, Perkons. When a train carriage is vandalised after the concert, Podnieks pulls together a patchwork of conversations with those caught up in its aftermath. Subjects include a teenager charged with hooliganism at the show trial, a young filmmaker, a mother worried about her child after Chernobyl, a follower of Hari Krishna, young soldiers returning from military service in Afghanistan. The film builds a series…

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2015April 2015
Free, but booking essential
  • Exhibition: Latvian Photographer Andris Zēgners – ‘Sun Stone’

    EBRD

  • 15/04/2015 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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  • 1 Exchange Square, London, EC2A 2JN
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    “To mark the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Ambassador Andris Teikmanis and the EBRD cordially invite you to an exhibition of the photographic works of Andris Zēgners. Known in Latvian as saules akmens (literally “sun stone”), amber is considered one the country’s greatest treasures. This exhibition will reveal the magic of this luminous stone through large-scale, innovative colour photography. Born in 1962, Andris Zēgners is one of the finest Latvian artists of his generation whose work…

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