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.
Overlooking the Arabian Gulf, Louvre Abu Dhabi is a universal museum on Saadiyat Island, translating the exchange of cultures through artworks from ancient to contemporary times. Designed by architect Jean Nouvel, the museum represents an Arab madina (city) with its 23 permanent galleries, temporary exhibition space, Children’s Museum, auditorium, restaurants,
“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
Born a musician, Eduardo Marturet has completed his 13th season as Music Director and Conductor of The Miami Symphony Orchestra. While enjoying an active career on three continents, he remains deeply involved in the musical life of his native Venezuela and continues to guest conduct in Europe. He has recorded
“At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.” – Salvador Dalí. Dalí’s outlook on life was fiercely technical yet highly unusual paintings, sculptures and visionary explorations in film and life-size interactive art
British Polo Day celebrates the inaugural East Coast USA event in the Empire State. British Polo Day is an unparalleled platform celebrating the history and heritage of polo with a global community, bringing together the world’s top companies and key influencers. It provides a platform for business in emerging and growth
New York City is well known for its diversity welcoming people from around the world in one place. That makes this vibrant city a celebration of cultures where people get together as a community regardless of their background, ethnicity or beliefs. This year, the Lincoln’s Center iconic social dance party,
Château de Pommard presents Rootstock 2018, Burgundy’s music, wine and food festival. Burgundy’s music, wine, and food festival returns this summer for the French holiday Bastille weekend (July 13-15, 2018). The festival will feature a roster of chart-‐topping international acts, including British band Jungle, Canadian group Soul Jazz Orchestra, Swiss