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Director Romas Zabarauskas on breaking boundaries in Baltic film in a decade of queer cinema

Director Romas Zabarauskas on breaking boundaries in Baltic film in a decade of queer cinema

Director Radu Jude is harnessing old propaganda to celebrate Romania’s forgotten dissident heroes

Director Radu Jude is harnessing old propaganda to celebrate Romania’s forgotten dissident heroes

Heady, energetic, and spontaneous, TIGHT magazine is a Ukrainian music portal with a global mission

Heady, energetic, and spontaneous, TIGHT magazine is a Ukrainian music portal with a global mission

Toilet roll ruff, anyone? Russians recreate classic works of art at home

Toilet roll ruff, anyone? Russians recreate classic works of art at home

‘How much you are hated is how much you are free’: how Azerbaijan’s underground writers fight for independence

‘How much you are hated is how much you are free’: how Azerbaijan’s underground writers fight for independence

How battle rap and streaming platforms are bridging Kyrgyz hip-hop’s elders and youth

How battle rap and streaming platforms are bridging Kyrgyz hip-hop’s elders and youth

‘Take away our chance to work and it's the equivalent of dying’: remembering Giorgi Shengelaia, Georgia’s genius cinema autuer

‘Take away our chance to work and it’s the equivalent of dying’: remembering Giorgi Shengelaia, Georgia’s genius cinema autuer

Eat, sleep, online rave, repeat: a Yerevan nightclub is hosting a live DJ set

Eat, sleep, online rave, repeat: a Yerevan nightclub is hosting a live DJ set

Georgian directors are sharing films online for free to make sure you stay home

Georgian directors are sharing films online for free to make sure you stay home

Discover the pioneers of Soviet-Azeri avant-garde art with this virtual exhibition

Discover the pioneers of Soviet-Azeri avant-garde art with this virtual exhibition

Fat Thursday? Enjoy Poland’s tastiest holiday with this delectable doughnut recipe 

Fat Thursday? Enjoy Poland’s tastiest holiday with this delectable doughnut recipe 

The glorious optimist: Hungarian neo-avantgarde artist Dóra Maurer arrives at London’s Tate Modern

The glorious optimist: Hungarian neo-avantgarde artist Dóra Maurer arrives at London’s Tate Modern

Join a live Q&A with Georgian filmmaker Levan Akin on 2 April

Join a live Q&A with Georgian filmmaker Levan Akin on 2 April

5 New East films to add to your watchlist from the newly-digital CPH:DOX film festival

5 New East films to add to your watchlist from the newly-digital CPH:DOX film festival

6 legendary Soviet cartoons that you can watch at home

6 legendary Soviet cartoons that you can watch at home

Beyond borders: how today’s Ukrainian artists are setting their sights on the world

Beyond borders: how today’s Ukrainian artists are setting their sights on the world

The Watchlist: Kirill Serebrennikov’s The Student is a dark teen drama about religious fanaticism

The Watchlist: Kirill Serebrennikov’s The Student is a dark teen drama about religious fanaticism

Radical ideas vs concrete realities: enter the surreal urban world of these dystopian collages

Radical ideas vs concrete realities: enter the surreal urban world of these dystopian collages

Moscow’s avant-garde Gogol Centre will stream its performances online

Moscow’s avant-garde Gogol Centre will stream its performances online

This 103-year-old Romanian philosopher has compiled a helpful to-do list to get you through quarantine

This 103-year-old Romanian philosopher has compiled a helpful to-do list to get you through quarantine