ASCC SAFF Selected for Festival of the Pacific Arts

The Samoan Studies Institute (SSI) at the American Samoa Community College (ASCC) established the Students’ Association for Faasamoa (SAFF) two semesters ago to assist students in promoting an awareness of their Samoan heritage and to ensure a continuity of the different aspects of their c…

Pakistan Mountain Festival 2014 Concludes

Pakistan Mountain Festival 2014 organized by Sports, Culture and Tourism Directorate of Capital Development Authority (CDA), concluded here on Sunday.
The festival organized in collaboration with Lok Virsa Islamabad and Devcom Pakistan, started on December 7. A large number of residents of twin…

EDO Cultural Festival Kicks Off Today

The Edo Festival of Arts, Culture and Tourism (EDOFEST) begins today Saturday 13th December, 2014 and ends, Saturday 20th December, 2014.
Briefing newsmen in Benin City on preparation for the Festival, the Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism, Hon. (Mrs.) Anena Jemitola said it will begin …

Music Takes on Different Guises at Sundance Film Festival

Sundance Festival 2014 - Anthem Culture

Since the early days of film, music has gone hand in hand with movies, but a new crop of filmmakers is using music to explore existential themes of humanity that will be showcased at the annual Sundance Film Festival.

“Whiplash,” a contender in the U.S. dramatic competition, will kick off Sundance on Thursday and is the first of numerous films that use music as a tool to explore human identity at the festival, held in the Utah ski resort of Park City. FULL STORY Continue reading Music Takes on Different Guises at Sundance Film Festival