Covid-19

No more drama: Russian Ministry of Culture says cinemas are opening with happy films only

No more drama: Russian Ministry of Culture says cinemas are opening with happy films only

A painter captures the elusive beauty of ordinary life

A painter captures the elusive beauty of ordinary life

These Google Street View snapshots reveal the understated beauty of the roadside

These Google Street View snapshots reveal the understated beauty of the roadside

Capturing the quietly fabulous worlds of fashion designers in quarantine

Capturing the quietly fabulous worlds of fashion designers in quarantine

Russian theatre stages Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard inside Minecraft

Russian theatre stages Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard inside Minecraft

A Romanian shoemaker designs size 75 social distancing shoes

A Romanian shoemaker designs size 75 social distancing shoes

Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art to use empty exhibition space for an arthouse film

Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art to use empty exhibition space for an arthouse film

Other Zones: the free film screenings unpicking Tarkovsky’s sci-fi wonder for a strange new world

Other Zones: the free film screenings unpicking Tarkovsky’s sci-fi wonder for a strange new world

‘We use art to cope with uncomfortable situations.’ The collective putting Serbia’s mental health crisis on canvas

‘We use art to cope with uncomfortable situations.’ The collective putting Serbia’s mental health crisis on canvas

Russian Film Week shorts to watch online for free

Russian Film Week shorts to watch online for free

Quarantine dreams: a film journeys into the vivid visions triggered by Covid-19

Quarantine dreams: a film journeys into the vivid visions triggered by Covid-19

Gogol’s nose and accidental luxury: Eastern European animations at the upcoming online Annecy Film Festival

Gogol’s nose and accidental luxury: Eastern European animations at the upcoming online Annecy Film Festival

‘Going against the church is super hard’: a Tinder-based photo project peeks into life under lockdown

‘Going against the church is super hard’: a Tinder-based photo project peeks into life under lockdown

Get a private tour of Bucharest with filmmaker Radu Jude in his new short Self-Portrait

Get a private tour of Bucharest with filmmaker Radu Jude in his new short Self-Portrait

What will the ‘new normal’ look like for contemporary art?

What will the ‘new normal’ look like for contemporary art?

Corona Diaries: moving and meditative, these short films portray life under lockdown in Prishtina

Corona Diaries: moving and meditative, these short films portray life under lockdown in Prishtina

See lockdown Moscow life in this bittersweet musical mockumentary

See lockdown Moscow life in this bittersweet musical mockumentary

A secret exhibition in the backwoods of Budapest asks how we can heal our connection to nature

A secret exhibition in the backwoods of Budapest asks how we can heal our connection to nature