People always complain that their governments don’t consult them enough. Maybe it’s for a good reason?
The film festival "La Quinzaine des réalisateurs" (Directors' Fortnight) took place from the 3rd to the 9th of July 2017 in Brussels. This independent festival, which is held at the same time as the popular Cannes festival, features short and long films. A selection of those films was shown in the Brussels' Flagey studio. Cafébabel was there.
Brussels seems to be the capital of European cinema, considering the many festivals that are held in the city. Among others, Cafébabel had the chance to attend the last edition of the Brussels Film Festival and we enjoyed the screenings while taking advantage of the nice weather!
On Friday 28th April Cafébabel Brussels decided to attend a classical music concert organised by the Brussels Philharmonic, but we weren’t alone: the room was full of people of all backgrounds and ages! How can classical music still be so attractive in 2017?
“People are remembered for their goodness” says Ivan’s mother to him. However, good people have not always the means to be remembered and the good postman will probably never have this chance. This is what Cafébabel learned attending the Millenium Film Festival.
Conductor Giancarlo Guerrero has inaugurated the fourth edition of the Flagey Piano Days. With a peculiar concert on the role of the cities in the lives of composers, Bright lights big cities has introduced us the discovery of variety. Cafébabel had the chance to have a chat with him.