• The past is a foreign country
    In 1966, a current affairs programme about what was then called "the race problem" was screened on British television. It was entitled The Dark Million, after a series of articles in the Times that decried the growing number of immigrants from the Commonwealth and claimed: ...
  • Fatih Akin: It's easier to hate someone than to love them
    ...I'm fascinated by human relationships.Not just boy meets girl or in a sexual sense, but also between parents and children. All human relationships. I believe that all the wars in the world are the result of not using love in the way thathumanity should. I think evil is the product of laziness...
  • "Farväl Falkenberg could be the soundtrack to rural anywhere, but it's not
    The album from Stockholm-based composer, Erik Enocksson, has all the ingredients of eerie, woodland-influenced sounds (see: chiming bells, heavy organ use, perpetual dusk) as well as enough ethereal vocals to bring rustic porch culture to anyone's mind. That being said, it is also an album with an undeniable sense of "home".
  • KIFF Opening Party with PLUXUS
    The Kaunas International Film Festival Opening Party will be at the underground garage in BLC (K.Donelaičio st. 62/ V.Putvinskio g. 53, Kaunas) on 29th September.
    Guests of the evening include: PLUXUS - the electronic music group from Sweden, and Lithuanian electronic musical artists.
  • French New Wave retrospective
    The first International Kaunas Film Festival, in cooperation with the French Cultural Centre, invites you to watch the retrospective of French New Wave (Nouvelle vague) films. Movies will be shown from October 3rd till 7th at “Romuva“ cinema in Kaunas; later, from October 5th till 11th, New Wave will appear at “Garsas“ cinema in Panevėžys and, finally, from October 12th till 18th, the movies will be shown at “Skalvija“ cinema centre in Vilnius.