Kolya lives in a small fishing town near the stunning Barents Sea in Northern Russia. He owns an auto-repair shop that stands right next to the house where he lives with his young wife Lilya and his son Roma from a previous marriage.
Die Verlorene Zeit (Remembrance) (2011) is based on the true story of Jerzy Bielecki (1921-2011) and Cyla Cybulska (1921-2006). They are best known as two of the few inmates of the Auschwitz concentration camp who managed to successfully escape together in 1944.
If you are a native English speaker, you may have never experienced seeing a film dubbed in another language. However, many films today have dialogue re-recorded in several languages, rather than using subtitles, so the movie may be distributed around the world.
Korean Beef BBQ (Bulgogi불고기 ) Bulgogi is a traditional Korean dish of thinly sliced marinated beef grilled on a barbecue. The translation of the word bulgogi literally means, Fire Meat.
Happy Halloween! Joyeux Halloween ! ¡Feliz Halloween! 万圣节快乐 Sásta Oíche Shamhna!
If you ever thought your Friday night cocktail parties were the talk of the town, let these next few examples help you to plan a night that won’t soon be forgotten.
“Jetzt bin ich frei / So frei und schwerelos / Aus und vorbei / Ich bin frei und schwerelos / Und niemand fängt mich ein,” sings the chorus of “Defying Gravity” from the German production of the popular Broadway musical Wicked.
Vast limestone plains flourished with lush vegetated rainforests open up to ancient ruins and modern culture. There is a history behind the ancient architecture, a mystery still unsolved, but a cultural connection that is explicitly pronounced.
Some people speak one language, some speak another, others speak two or three or ten. Whether or not language knowledge overlaps, communication is not only possible, but it is essential. Though they may differ from reality, some films employ the use of language barriers to create a conflict and affect the message of the film.
Glistening beneath tufts of cloud, the Himalayan Mountains rise into the sky. Marked by cultural, religious, and political boundaries, Nepal Mandala sits undisturbed in the heart of Nepal. This ancient confederation is home to the indigenous Newar people; heirs to the Kathmandu Valley since prehistoric times.