31st Helsinki International Film Festival: It is a great event, but…

Article written by Gloria De Felice  From the 20 to the 30th  of September I had the opportunity to visit The International Helsinki Film Festival “Love and Anarchy” (Rakkautta ja Anarkiaa). It´s always a remarkable experience since it gives me the prospect to evolve my cultural and cinematography perspective.  I discovered new films from all over…






Hang Massive: music, art, globalization (Autumn Tour 2017)

Hang Massive (Danny Cudd and Markus Offbeat)  performed at Gloria Kultturiareena (Gloria theatre) in Helsinki on October 24. The tickets nearly sold out. Along with the opening artists Govardo, their music made the cold and foggy Tuesday night remarkable. Opening act Govardo mystified the public with their sweet songs and melodies, despite performing in a different…






Venu Dhupa: Understanding Diversity

Last September 4th, I took part of the seminar  EU diversity research report with visiting professor Venu Dhupa organized by Catalysti in Globe Art Point. As her website says, she is an expert in national and international cultural policy and is sought after for her innovative thinking on culture, leadership, diversity and the creative industries. The seminar,…






Nur met Cinemaissí, the Latin American Film Festival

Cinemaissí is a Latin American film festival, held yearly in Helsinki. It lasts around a week and it organizes mostly the screening of films and documentaries from Spanish and Latin American directors. A MAIN TOPIC  There is always a main topic. During the 2016 edition, for example, the main subject was the legitimations of the…






Third Space, Runo-Koe: Surrealism, Territory and Dreams (eng/Ita)

Third Space is a nice little spot dedicated to contemporary and visual arts placed in the heart of Helsinki. The curator, the Mexican Rosa Maria Bolom, kindly welcomed and told us what this project “Runo-Koe” was about. Third Space is surely a small room but it encloses a huge power to show art. When you…