2 NOV - Eastern neighbours film festival Collaboration - Rialto Amsterdam
Join us for the Dutch premiere of THE DISTANCE BETWEEN ME AND ME by Mona Nicoara and Dana Bunescu. A documentary about Nina Cassian, a famous Romanian enfant terrible. She was an amazing poet, translator, journalist, pianist, composer and film critic. A fascinating artist whose life was a unique fight between ethics and aesthetics, and who saves herself in fairy tales through fascism, communism and an unwanted exile into capitalism. Special guest: Dana Bunescu, director.
27 nov - 1 dec
spotlight:Romania #5 - Film & Identity
more info soon
28 SEP - Dear neighbour video installation
Growing up and living in a neighbourhood of apartment blocks is an important aspect of Eastern European life and sociability. Eastwards taps into this potential by curating an anthology of short stories on film in the form of an immersive video installation.
This will take place at the Soep mét liefde - Midden- en Oost-Europa Day at De Nieuwe Regentes Theater in The Hague.
10 OCT - Cartea și filmul: Craii de Curtea Veche
EASTWARDS and Carmen Sylva Foundation: Romanian Cultural Centre Rotterdam have the honour of inviting you to a double cultural event, an evening of literature and cinema to celebrate Jan Willem Bos’ new Dutch translation of the novel Craii de Curtea-Veche by Mateiu I.Caragiale.
This translation being published is an opportunity for Romanian audiences in The Netherlands as well as their Dutch and international friends to (re)discover the book and the film of the same name, as well as to explore the atmosphere of the inter-war Bucharest.