Art & Culture

A railway romance: Compartment No. 6 captures the magic of chance encounters aboard a Moscow-Murmansk train

A railway romance: Compartment No. 6 captures the magic of chance encounters aboard a Moscow-Murmansk train

The Calvert Journal Film Festival 2021

The Calvert Journal Film Festival 2021

New Now: a programme of online talks seeks to find answers to the dilemmas of our rapidly-changing world

New Now: a programme of online talks seeks to find answers to the dilemmas of our rapidly-changing world

The largest Russian collection of impressionist art leaves Russia for the first time

The largest Russian collection of impressionist art leaves Russia for the first time

It’s a wrap: Paris’ Arc de Triomphe is covered in fabric as Christo’s final artwork is unveiled

It’s a wrap: Paris’ Arc de Triomphe is covered in fabric as Christo’s final artwork is unveiled

30 years of Tajikistan’s cultural history in 7 artworks

30 years of Tajikistan’s cultural history in 7 artworks

‘Yet another fish tank’: poets and writers review 30 years of independence from the USSR — in 30 words

‘Yet another fish tank’: poets and writers review 30 years of independence from the USSR — in 30 words

Sátántangó is a 7-hour apocalyptic masterpiece about human sorrow | Film of the Week

Sátántangó is a 7-hour apocalyptic masterpiece about human sorrow | Film of the Week

László Krasznahorkai: where to start with his literature

László Krasznahorkai: where to start with his literature

Techno for freedom: fly over Vilnius’ socialist-era cityscape with a cathartic 1-hour industrial DJ set

Techno for freedom: fly over Vilnius’ socialist-era cityscape with a cathartic 1-hour industrial DJ set

How two sisters are rebuilding Bulgaria’s sunken villages online

How two sisters are rebuilding Bulgaria’s sunken villages online

The Party and the Guests: the absurdist film that was ‘banned forever’ in communist Czechoslovakia

The Party and the Guests: the absurdist film that was ‘banned forever’ in communist Czechoslovakia

The Calvert Journal Film Festival launches 2021 edition

The Calvert Journal Film Festival launches 2021 edition

Unclenching the Fists: a young North Ossetian woman’s odyssey to freedom

Unclenching the Fists: a young North Ossetian woman’s odyssey to freedom

Kicking it with Killages: meet Georgia’s laid-back, genre-bending rap group

Kicking it with Killages: meet Georgia’s laid-back, genre-bending rap group

‘We’re still fighting for independence:’ 6 cultural figures reflect on 30 years since the end of the USSR

‘We’re still fighting for independence:’ 6 cultural figures reflect on 30 years since the end of the USSR

8 books, films and artworks that capture independent Uzbekistan

8 books, films and artworks that capture independent Uzbekistan

Lithuanian crime thriller Pilgrims wins top award at Venice Film Festival

Lithuanian crime thriller Pilgrims wins top award at Venice Film Festival

Delve into dancefloor magic with Russian-Danish DJ Anastasia Kristensen

Delve into dancefloor magic with Russian-Danish DJ Anastasia Kristensen

Visit galleries from across the world online at Cosmoscow Art Fair 2021

Visit galleries from across the world online at Cosmoscow Art Fair 2021