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Cannes Film Festival unveils official selection of 56 films

Films by Wes Anderson, Viggo Mortensen, François Ozon and Sharunas Bartas, in a Portuguese co-production, are in the official selection of the Cannes film festival, although this year’s edition has been canceled, it was announced today. The Cannes festival…
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100 African writers "raise fists" in solidarity with protests

More than a hundred African writers, including José Eduardo Agualusa, Ondjaki, Grada Kilomba and Pepetela, today condemned “acts of violence against black people in the United States”, supporting protests in that country “and around the world”. In an open letter…
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Lisbon has street culture back again but with new normality

The city of Lisbon has street culture back again in June, with initiatives planned with proper safety distance, including Festival à Janela, announced today Empresa de Gestão de Equipamentos e Animação Cultural (EGEAC). “Even before we return to the gardens and…
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Black image on social networks against racism

If on Monday (1) social networks were flooded with the anti-fascist symbol, on Tuesday (2) the #BlackOutTuesday movement (Tuesday’s blackout) dominates all social networks. In it, users, famous or anonymous, leave the screen completely black as a way to protest…
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Anxiety to attend concert brings 170 people to Casa da Música

The excitement of some people to attend a concert and the curiosity of others to visit Casa da Música led today more than 170 spectators to be present at the reopening of this cultural equipment in Oporto. The “restrictive” measures implemented by Casa da Música…
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Angolan film at the We Are One online festival

Angolan fiction feature film “Ar Condicionado” ( Air Conditioning) is one of the films selected for the online festival We Are One: The Global Film Festival, an initiative of the Tribeca Film Festival in partnership with YouTube and the international film…