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Film directors' guild: Govt's austerity plan means end of Estonian film

  • 2021-09-06
  • BNS/TBT Staff

TALLINN – Estonian film directors believe that the government's plan to reduce funding for Estonian films by 42 percent next year means the inevitable disappearance of Estonian film culture. "We are confused and outraged by the government'...

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2021 Latvian Architecture Award goes to Mezaparks Song Festival Stage reconstruction project

RIGA - The 2021 Latvian Architecture Award went to the Mezaparks Song Festival Stage reconstruction project and its authors - Austra Mailitis and Juris Poga Architects' Office, the Latvia Association of Architects informed LETA. The runner-ups this year included MAD Arhitek...

Deadline in Estonian Natl Library reconstruction tender postponed due to supply problems

TALLINN – Citing extended delivery times for building materials, the Estonian state real estate management company RKAS has postponed from Aug. 23 to Sept. 8 the deadline for the submission of tenders for the contract to reconstruct the building of the Estonian National Library in Tallinn.&...

2021 Latvian Architecture Award goes to Mezaparks Song Festival Stage reconstruction project

RIGA - The 2021 Latvian Architecture Award went to the Mezaparks Song Festival Stage reconstructi...

Deadline in Estonian Natl Library reconstruction tender postponed due to supply problems

TALLINN – Citing extended delivery times for building materials, the Estonian state real es...

Latvian composer Raimonds Pauls receives Japanese state award

RIGA - The renowned Latvian composer Raimonds Pauls received a Japanese state award in a ceremony...

Estonia to participate in new Goncourt literary prize selection process

TALLINN – This year, the French Institute of Estonia and Academie Goncourt will start coope...

Best-selling writer Gordon Mott: “I have a special place in my heart for the Baltics”

A former American-Lithuanian English teacher met his future wife, Asta, in Lithuania in the early...

Iggy Pop to perform in Tallinn next June

TALLINN - US rock legend Iggy Pop will perform in Tallinn on June 14 next year, the show's or...

Lithuanian court dismisses Russian pop star’s appeal against entry ban

VILNIUS – Vilnius Regional Administrative Court on Monday dismissed an appeal filed by Russ...

Nine Latvian cities and towns vie for title of 2027 European Capital of Culture

RIGA - The Culture Ministry has received nine Latvian cities and towns' applications for the ...

The Best Online Cultural Experiences in the Baltics

Don’t you just wish you could put life on pause and go on a vacation? Ho...

Klaipeda to host European folk culture festival in 2022

VILNIUS – The Lithuanian port city of Klaipeda will be able to host the Europeade, the larg...

Exhibition of Estonian National Museum stalled in Russian customs

TALLINN - A traveling exhibition being transported from the Komi Republic of Russia to Estonia ha...

Tallinn Music Week adjourned until fall

TALLINN - Initially planned for June, the international music and city festival Tallinn Music Wee...

Marie Elizabeth Seager: “The pandemic has been disastrous for many independent professions and many musicians across Europe”

French mezzo-soprano Marie Elizabeth Seager is not foreign to the Baltics. The celebrity singer a...

Rammstein show in Tallinn postponed to July 20, 2022

TALLINN – Due to the difficult global situation and the COVID-19 restrictions affecting pub...

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