Romania

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

These photographs give a glimpse into into the lives of Ceaușescu’s orphans, 30 years on

These photographs give a glimpse into into the lives of Ceaușescu’s orphans, 30 years on

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

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

Artist Dan Perjovschi chronicles how Covid-19 has changed our lives

Artist Dan Perjovschi chronicles how Covid-19 has changed our lives

Will the real macho man please stand up? Talking masculinity and fashion in Romania with designer Lucian Varvaroi

Will the real macho man please stand up? Talking masculinity and fashion in Romania with designer Lucian Varvaroi

Extinction Rebellion is taking root in Eastern Europe. Here’s what they’re fighting for

Extinction Rebellion is taking root in Eastern Europe. Here’s what they’re fighting for

From gossiping grandmas to effortless fashionistas, discover the people of Bucharest

From gossiping grandmas to effortless fashionistas, discover the people of Bucharest

 5 years after Romania’s nightclub fire, a documentary investigates the dangers of corruption

5 years after Romania’s nightclub fire, a documentary investigates the dangers of corruption

The Trap: Ludovic Bruckstein’s elegantly-observed novellas are a time capsule and warning about Romania’s lost multi-ethnic world

The Trap: Ludovic Bruckstein’s elegantly-observed novellas are a time capsule and warning about Romania’s lost multi-ethnic world

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Visit an eccentric underground museum in Timişoara modelled on a typical household in socialist Romania | The Escapist 

Bucharest modernism: one photographer’s quest to capture the crumbling architectural legacy of Romania’s capital

Bucharest modernism: one photographer’s quest to capture the crumbling architectural legacy of Romania’s capital

When a Romanian pop sensation was appointed ambassador for legendary sculptor Brâncuși, scandal ensued

When a Romanian pop sensation was appointed ambassador for legendary sculptor Brâncuși, scandal ensued

Bucharest’s courtyards are little-known, eclectic, architectural wonders

Bucharest’s courtyards are little-known, eclectic, architectural wonders

What does a lake dream about? This year, London’s off-beat Short Film Festival takes a mythical excursion

What does a lake dream about? This year, London’s off-beat Short Film Festival takes a mythical excursion

Romania’s oddball auteur whistles a different tune with his new take on noir

Romania’s oddball auteur whistles a different tune with his new take on noir

Eastern European design is forward-thinking. What is holding it back?

Eastern European design is forward-thinking. What is holding it back?

Dancing with bears: and 11 other suprising but great festive traditions from the New East

Dancing with bears: and 11 other suprising but great festive traditions from the New East

These 5 books lay bare what life was really like when communism fell in Eastern Europe

These 5 books lay bare what life was really like when communism fell in Eastern Europe

A digital archive is recovering half a century of communist Romania’s eclectic visual culture

A digital archive is recovering half a century of communist Romania’s eclectic visual culture