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BERLINALE

Founded in West Berlin in 1951 and celebrated annually since 1978, the seventieth anniversary of Europe’s best respected film festival will kick off at the Berlinale Palast on Thursday 20th February showing around 400 films of varying genres, lengths and formats in a variety of sections and special presentations, including a number of international or […]

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VINTERJAZZ

Spanning the gamut from electronic to experimental, funk to free and mainstream to modern, Denmark’s world-renowned winter jazz festival has been thawing the Scandinavian chill with smoking tunes for more than fifteen years, gradually growing into one of the biggest European gatherings of the musical genre. Taking place over three weeks, there are more than […]

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ATI-ATIHAN

For lovers of all things mardi gras, Ati-Atihan is the Philippines’ most spectacular festival and its historical roots can be traced back to early settlers in Borneo. Whilst Filipinos are known worldwide for their gracious hospitality and friendly nature, this particular feast festival, held annually in January in honour of the Santo Niño (the Infant […]

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CARTAGENA MUSIC FESTIVAL

For ten days every January, the historic Colombian walled city of Cartagena opens to the public some of its most charming, colonial indoor and outdoor spaces for its annual Festival Internacional de Music. Performances by classical musicians from around the world quite literally fill Cartagena with music, including Teatro Heredia, Plaza San Pedro Claver and […]

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