Monthly Art #22

This is a monthly “newsletter”, containing a list of what I enjoyed the most last month. Whether it was a full length movie, short film, music album, book or even a painting.

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Brazilian movies weekend

On the contrary to Indian movies, Brazilian movies are full of pain, struggle, and tears. These movies deeply reflect the history of their country, uncovering all the problems which exist even upon today. They were recommended to me by an architect from Brazil I’ve met in Lithuania. Central Station (1998) “An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew. »

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Monthly Art #21

This is a monthly “newsletter”, containing a list of what I enjoyed the most last month. Whether it was a full length movie, short film, music album, book or even a painting.

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June Picks

“Random picks from all over the Internet”.

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Велосипедный маршрут №2 по Ульяновской области

(Cycling route in Ulyanovsk Oblast #2) Сложность (difficulty): легко (easy) Протяженность в одну сторону (distance, one way): 9.6км (6.7 miles) Сначала любуемся домами богатых жителей Ульяновска, проезжаем кружок по лыжной базе “Заря” (внимание: штраф 20тр, но всем пофиг; главное не наглеть и пропускать спортсменов). Далее едем в парк 40лет ВЛКСМ и назад через лес. Большая часть пролегает по сосновому лесу, так что воздух там отличный. (First we look at the homes of wealthy people of Ulyanovsk, passing around a ski training base “Zarya” (note: the fine is 20000 RUB, but nobody cares; the important thing is to respect others and give way to athletes). »

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