42nd Deauville Film Festival, France
The biggest American film festival in Europe, the 42nd edition of Deauville, has 14 features in competition. The festival aims to promote mainly independent movies. This year has a tribute to Michael Moore as well as Stanley Tucci and James Franco.
Opening ceremony takes place on Friday the 2nd of september with the screening of “Infiltrator” by Brad Furman.
Voices of Dissent: Art in the GDR 1976-1989, Berlin, Germany
The exhibition explores the relationships of dissident art and power in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) through a large number of representative works. It represents the production of an active, dynamic and fearless network of assertive painters, poets, performers, actionists, Super8 filmmakers and jazz and rock musicians who looked for spaces of freedom beyond the reach of the state. Most of them used the power of symbolism.
‘Voices of Dissent: Art in the GDR 1976-1989’, runs until 26 September at the Martin Gropius Bau Museum in Berlin.
Outlook Music Festival, Pula, Croatia
Here come the end of summer festivals! The Outlook Festival is the last chance for those who do not want to miss bangin’ tunes on the beach.