A guide to the New East

Her story

How female directors have redefined gender in Croatian cinema

Delada

A London-based Russian label inspired by personal memories and collective history

Yerevan

Owen Hatherley on the Armenian capital’s fusion of the ancient and the Soviet

Love in a hopeless place

A romantic getaway to a Soviet sanatorium

Ostalgie

A glimpse inside the places where East Germany survives

Siberia on camera

A snapshot of life in the shadows of a hydroelectric power station

Yerevan

Owen Hatherley on the Armenian capital’s fusion of the ancient and the Soviet

Letter from Skopje

Journey through the Macedonian capital in search of a post-communist identity

Off-road in Siberia

Step into the untamed expanse of the Russian wilderness