Arts in Eastern Europe

Literary and performing arts, including radio

This page used to be called Audio-Visual, but I’m changing focus to highlight performing arts and literary journals and festivals in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, and Serbia, as well as programs that cover the wider region or that are located elsewhere but feature work from the region.
Under construction!

Literary festivals

Performing arts

Balkan Contemporary: “The BCC Project is designed to connect South Eastern Europe’s fragmentary and often isolated performing arts scenes.” Some interesting articles and links there, but site does not appear to actively updated.

Film festivals, independent film, documentary photography
Regional

Sarajevo Film Festival: http://www.sff.ba

Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival, New York City: http://www.bhffnyc.org/index.htm

U.S.-based

The Independent: http://www.aivf.org/ or http://independent-magazine.org/ (in case one of them goes away)

International Documentary Association: http://www.documentary.org/

SocialDocumentary.net: http://socialdocumentary.net/

Radio, sound sharing
Regional

Tilos Radio — Budapest, Hungary: http://tilos.hu/

Radio Student — Ljubljana, Slovenia: http://www.radiostudent.si/

Radio Student — Zagreb, Croatia: http://radiostudent.fpzg.hr/

U.S.-based

WFMU — Jersey City, New Jersey: http://www.wfmu.org/

The Free Music Archive: “Inspired by Creative Commons and the open source software movement, the FMA provides a legal and technological framework for curators, artists, and listeners to harness the potential of music sharing.”
http://freemusicarchive.org

Freesound: “The Freesound Project aims to create a huge collaborative database of audio snippets, samples, recordings, bleeps, … released under the Creative Commons Sampling Plus License.”
http://www.freesound.org

Publications: culture and the arts

Eurozine: A news site as well as a network of magazines and journals that can be searched by country, language, and topic. http://www.eurozine.com/journals/

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