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  • Watch: Forbidden love in Bosnia (ARTE)

    Watch: Forbidden love in Bosnia (ARTE)

    In Bosnia-Herzegovina, in the courtyard of the school in Travnik, a fence separates the Muslims from the Croats; The buildings are also divided according to the ethnic groups. While the policy of "two schools under one roof" was declared...

  • Sequenchill & Friends back for summer

    Sequenchill & Friends back for summer

    Sequenchill & Friends, the series of music events al fresco, is back for a second edition, dubbed Blissful Moments, this summer, bringing together a parade of local artists against a backdrop of sun and sea. The brainchild of Salvatore Muscat –...

  • A discovery of colour

    A discovery of colour

    Thirst for Colour, Bulgarian artist Vania Goshe’s solo exhibition, recently came to an end at Marie­Gallery5. The exhibition reflected Goshe’s relationship with colour and movements; starting from the vibrant textural movements used in her famous...

  • Us or them

    Us or them

    The Transformers films are a series of American science fiction action films based on the toys created by Hasbro and Tomy. The transformers are transforming alien robots (mainly the ‘Autobots’ and the ‘Decepticons’), who are locked in endless...

  • An iconic figure

    An iconic figure

    Churchill follows one of history’s greatest personalities, Britain’s iconic Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox) in the days before the D-Day landings, the operation that set in motion the liberation of northwestern Europe from Nazi...

  • National Cinema Day returns

    National Cinema Day returns

    KRS Releasing are holding the 22nd edition of the annual National Cinema Day on Saturday. Local cinemas will be offering a choice of 13 film releases at a substantially reduced admission price. Films programmed to be screened on the day include...

  • Now’s the time

    Now’s the time

    AdessoSouth Street,VallettaTel: 2124 0460 Food: 8/10Service: 7/10Ambience: 6/10Value: 6/10Overall: 7/10 There’s a particular clock in a particular house that, according to the late Mr Pratchett, has a face but no hands. It does have a single...

  • Easy and delicious summer food

    Easy and delicious summer food

    Marinated fresh sardines For 4 persons as a starter 4 to 6 sardines per person (depending on size)Juice of 2 lemons4 tbsp extra virgin olive oilSea salt flakesFreshly milled black pepperA handful of parsley, finely chopped60g pistachio nuts,...

  • Discover tomorrow’s artists

    Discover tomorrow’s artists

    Ahead of this year’s ICA Festival, Iggy Fenech chats to the festival’s promotion and marketing manager, Matthew Mamo, and art director, Andreas Azzopardi, to find out what’s behind this year’s rebranding of the annual Mcast showcase. For years,...

  • Art with interaction

    Art with interaction

    Everything is connected, says Andrew Schembri – who, together with Toni Gialanze makes up the Late Interactive duo – as he explains to Ramona Depares how their upcoming interactive installation Iddi works. Interactive art installations are still...

  • Not just drumming

    Not just drumming

    Miyuki Williams, one of the artistic directors and co-founder of Mugenkyo Taiko, talks to Ramona Depares about the group’s upcoming performance as part of the Malta Arts Festival. Taiko is a form of Japanese drumming that remains largely...

  • A storytelling session in Pompeii

    A storytelling session in  Pompeii

    What will Sir Elton John, Pink Floyd and Sophocles soon have in common? They will all have both performed live in Pompeii. Sir Elton did it 2016 and Pink Floyd in 1971. Forty-five years later, Floyd guitarist Dave Gilmour returned for a gig in the...

  • Watch: The business of development aid (ARTE)

    Watch: The business of development aid (ARTE)

    The story of how aid money is ended up in the hands of big business. An investigation spanning three countries that asks: should development aid money really be used to import frozen German pizzas into Africa to feed the middle classes?

  • Watch: The devastating effects of mass deportation (ARTE)

    Watch: The devastating effects of mass deportation (ARTE)

    For years, Afghan refugees were allowed to remain on German soil. But since December 2016, the federal state has been organising mass deportations of rejected asylum seekers. From Bavaria to Afghanistan, ARTE highlights the human consequences.

  • Summer on the big screen

    Summer on the  big screen

    A total of 34 new film releases, including 15 blockbusters will hit cinema screens over a three-month period from Wednesday. KRS Releasing Limited’s line-up includes thrillers, dramas, animations, comedies, action and bio-historical. The new film...

  • Puerto Flamenco to premiere new show in Malta

    Puerto Flamenco to premiere new show in Malta

    Cutting-edge troupe Puerto Flamenco will be premiering its new show Ship of Theseus in Malta. Forming part of the Malta Arts Festival, the show will be staged at Fort St Elmo on July 1 and 2.  Company directors Francesca Grima and Andrej Vujicic...

  • Watch: Not even teens but facing deportation from their own homeland

    Watch: Not even teens but facing deportation from their own homeland

    11 year-old Hawjin and 9 year-old Nawjin were born in Norway, and have lived there all of their lives. The Norwegian government has rejected the family's application for asylum, and plans to deport the family to the homeland of the girls' parents,...

  • This week at the cinema

    This week at the cinema

    Churchill (2017)Genre: BiopicDirector: Jonathan TeplitzkyStarring: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, James Purefoy, Ella Purnell, Julian Wadham Duration: 105 minutesClass: 15KRS Releasing Ltd The British historical war drama follows...

  • Nicole Kidman turns 50, but tries to live the life of a 21-year-old

    Nicole Kidman turns 50, but tries to live the life of a 21-year-old

    Nicole Kidman is celebrating her 50th birthday - but said she still tries to live with the carefree attitude of a 21-year-old. The actress said she is happy to have hit the milestone birthday and feels her career is as healthy as ever, with a...

  • Watch: Croatia's teen party haven (ARTE)

    Watch: Croatia's teen party haven (ARTE)

    For those who want to party on the cheap, the beach of Zrce, on the Croatian coast, is the new Eldorado. Each summer, more than 100,000 young people come here to party. A windfall for the Croatian population? On the contrary: the trickle down...

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