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Greenwich International Film Festival (GIFF) will kick off its sixth year in 2020. Originating from a team of three passionate ladies, the idea for the Greenwich International Film Festival was conceived during a dinner party when a group of friends were discussing film.  The GIFF live events were originally planned

Walking into the Sistine Chapel at night, there is nothing but the sound of footsteps on the magnificent marble floors. Looking up as Michelangelo had once done to paint the ceiling, you are immediately awestruck. The ceiling is one of the most beautiful pieces of art in the world. Seeing

The beauty of music had a cathartic effect on humanity from its inception: starting in illo tempore in prehistoric forms continuing with sophisticated and elaborated sounds in the Classical and Romantic eras until today. Varying according to culture and social context music never ceased to inspire, elevate spirits and generate

The ability to commit to our true calling and create the life we envision for ourselves is a key element to our happiness. True visionaries are called those who are able to embrace their becoming with a clear understanding that anything that can appear as an obstacle, it’s also an

The fifth annual Greenwich International Film Festival, which started on May 29, held its Changemaker Gala on May 30 honoring award-winning actress, filmmaker and philanthropist Eva Longoria Bastón who delivered an inspiring acceptance speech demonstrating her strong commitment to her work in connection with the Eva Longoria Foundation, which seeks

Think about your all-time favorite film. You’ve probably watched it countless times and find pleasure in watching it each time. You can name the lead actor or actress, the supporting cast, and the director. But, if asked about the production designer, you would probably draw a blank, even though without

THE 15TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE OF GREENWICH FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS AN EXCITING LINEUP OF CUTTING-EDGE CINEMA ​Celebrating its 15th anniversary, Focus on French Cinema (FFC),​ the annual ​Francophone festival of the ​Alliance Française of Greenwich​ for new cutting-edge cinema across the French-speaking world returns to Connecticut and Manhattan

∗∗∗∗∗ Best known for his previous remarkable work with his 2006 German drama The Lives of Others (Das Leben der Anderen) Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck returned to the dark German history facts to pen Never Look Away, a film inspired by true events loosely based on German artist Gerhard Richter.

Nai: mother [in Gallego, the language in Galicia, Spain]. Situated on the corner of 5th Street and 2nd Avenue in East Village of New York, Nai Tapas has shifted into its current address from a smaller spot nearby on First Avenue, the original restaurant location that opened back in 2010.

“I never decided to be an artist, I was born this way. It is who I am.” – Kathrina Miccio Born in New York with family roots in Sorrento and Sicily, Kathrina Miccio is an artist, actress, writer, producer, and director. She is also a Breast Cancer survivor, which inspired her to