The Berlinale has always had a reputation for being one of the most political film festivals in the world, and it's due in part to Berlin's history. During the Cold War, while the Berlin Wall still divided the city, the Berlinale was a place to build cultural bridges between the East and the West, both for filmmakers and for the public. Still political in global era The festival has defended its political reputation, even if the global situation has changed. It's mainly in the Berlinale's side events, where films are shown outside of the main competition, that political films, mainly documentaries, are screened. But there are always a few political films in the running for the Bears. The motto of this year's Berlinale is, "The personal is political," and the Berlinale is running at least three films which live up to that motto. The most prominent is Vice, which opened in the US in December. Dick Cheney: Master manipulator With Vice, director Adam McKay … [Read more...] about Politics on the big screen at Berlinale 2019
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DON'T stress about opening and closing times this Christmas Eve. Here’s everything you need to know for Morrison’s Christmas hours. We’ve got Morrisons store hours handy to help festive shoppers plan out everything you need for Christmas Day. What are Morrisons opening hours for Christmas Eve? Majority of Morrisons stores will be open from 6am – 6pm. If your Morrisons has a Café it will be open from 6am – 5pm, and all Petrol stations opening from 5:30am – 6:30pm. Opening hours will vary depending on your location, so you can check your local Morrisons opening times over the holiday period by clicking here. What Morrisons opening hours on Boxing Day? If you want to do some shopping on Boxing Day opening times are 9am – 6pm. Stores will resume normal opening hours on Friday, December 27. What are Morrisons opening hours on New Year's? To get ready and bring in the New Year, Morrisons will be open from 7am - 6pm on New Year's Eve. On January … [Read more...] about Morrisons Christmas 2019 opening hours – what time is the supermarket open until on Xmas eve?
As 2019 draws to a close, picture agency EPA have chosen a selection of its best photos taken throughout a busy year that capture some of its most poignant moments. With a focus on the human side of the turbulent events that shaped the year, captivating photos show Day of the Dead festivities in Mexico and thick smoke rising from raging bushfires in Australia. The latter part of 2019 was shaped by uprisings in countries across the globe as people demanded increased civil rights and the ousting of government leaders from places as far afield as Chile, Hong Kong and Lebanon. The year was a significant one for Germany as the country marked 25 years since the collapse of the Berlin wall and the ensuing fall of communism in the divided nation. Hundreds of thousands gathered at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to celebrate the occasion on November 9. Meanwhile natural disasters saw the streets of Venice flooded as it was hit with the worst … [Read more...] about Fire, flood and revolution: Picture agency EPA picks its favourite images of 2019
BLACK Friday is just around the corner, and Nasty Gal have already kicked-off their sales. There is now a massive 55% off everything on the site, meaning you could score a killer Christmas party outfit or your new work wardrobe for a fraction of the original price, plus these huge savings are available on sale items too. What's in Nasty Gal's Black Friday sale? Nasty Gal has launched massive 55% off everything on the site, meaning you could score a killer Christmas party outfit or your new work wardrobe for a fraction of the original price. Plus these huge savings are available on sale items too. So Fierce Leopard Skirt, now £12.60 was £26 - buy here Tee BT Plus Belted Dress, now £9.90 was £26 - buy here Disco's To Show Sequin Batwing Dress, now £31.50 was £70 - buy here Baby It's Cold Outside Faux Fur Jacket, now £33.75 was £75 - buy here Polka Ruched Mini dress, now £15.75 was £35 - buy here Slow Down … [Read more...] about Nasty Gal’s Black Friday 2019 sale: Save up to 50% in their Black Friday deal
DEBENHAMS' Cyber Monday sale is one to keep an eye out for, if you're keen to find a price drop on a wide range of items. Their Black Friday sale ends on Sunday, so shoppers will need to be quick if they want to bag a bargain. Is Debenhams taking part in Cyber Monday? Debenhams is no stranger to the biggest sales of the year, and reduced lots of products by up to half price in their Black Friday sale this year. The savings will end on Sunday, and then they'll announce their Cyber Monday deals. The retail giant has already created a dedicated page that you can find here. We can't wait to see what's included this year, but if you can't wait here are some of the retailers best Black Friday deals:Perfume Moschino Pink Bouquet 100ml now £25 WAS £60 (saving 60%) - buy here Versace L'Homme 100ml now £24 WAS £56 (saving 60%) - buy here Burberry London 100ml now £37 WAS £74 (saving 55%) - buy here Bulgari Aqua Marine 100ml now £26.50 WAS £53 (saving 50%) … [Read more...] about Debenhams Cyber Monday sale 2019 : Up to half price fragrance, fashion and more in Black Friday sale