European World War II Movies: Made Anywhere But Hollywood

Let’s take a look at some European World War II movies that weren’t made in Hollywood It’s true that Hollywood and the US have produced some quality and groundbreaking World…

Ukrainian Musicians: Some of the Country’s Biggest Stars

Whether its techno-pop or ethnic folk, Ukrainian musicians have a lot to offer Despite being a relatively young country – gaining independence in 1991 – Ukraine has come a long…

Skam: Rediscovering The Norwegian Coming of Age Drama

5 years on from the final episode and Skam’s storylines are more relevant than ever From 2015 to 2017, a fairly low-budget Norwegian TV series became a phenomenon amongst young…

Everything You Need To Know About UEFA Women’s Euro

UEFA Women’s Euro Championship to break records among sports championships This year, the 13th edition of the UEFA Women’s Euro Championship will be held between July 6th and July 31st 2022. Initially…

Polish Artists Poised for International Success

Explore Europe’s diverse contemporary musical talent with these 5 Polish Artists You may have noticed recently that non-English language music is making a comeback on streaming platforms and on the…

Arca: The Revolutionary Trans Artist Documenting Her Transition Through Music

Once a behind-the-scenes producer, Arca is ready to put a face to her wild work Arca is behind some of the most revolutionary music releases in the modern era, working…

Hurts: The Melancholic Mancunian Band That Thrived in Eastern Europe

Electronic duo Hurts found “happiness” in the most unlikely of places In 2010, the electronic duo from Manchester enjoyed a brief window of success. Hurts’ debut album, Happiness, spent almost…

Being LGBT in Uzbekistan – Meet Shokhruh Salimov Who was Tortured for his Sexuality

Now in exile, Shokhruh Salimov shares his story of growing up LGBT in Uzbekistan Uzbekistan is a nightmare for queer people. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Uzbekistan and…

UK Falls Down Europe’s LGBTQ+ Ranking List

The UK’s lack of reform on conversion practices and gender recognition to blame for the poor international performance For the third year running, the UK has dropped in the ILGA LGBTQ+…

Conservation Programs Have Helped Mammal Populations Flourish in Europe

Conservation programs are created to protect existing natural habitats and provide incentives for the local fauna to develop new ones Given the human tendency to overhunt and poach, it’s no…