Observe International Women’s Day and Martisor, the celebration of the beginning of spring, with a presentation movie about the beauty of Romania and a display of the great Romanians woman who changed the world
An event organised by Authentic Society for Language, Children's International and Logos Christian Academy in Coming Together, 2020 edition
For the third time in a row, Authentic Society for Language and Romanian Culture in partnership with the General Consulate of Romania in Chicago will represent Romania at the French Alliance at the Festival de la Francophonie.
Did you know that the French painter Henri Matisse was one of the first artists to capture the beauty of the ie - the traditional blouse so integral to Romania's culture and folklore?
On March 31, speaker Alina Celia Cumpan invites you to explore the world of Romanian culture - dance, music, and of course, lots of great food and wine! The evening will start with a brief discussion about the famous national blouse, followed by traditional dances and live instrumental music performed by local groups.
Come check it out - you won't bel-ie-ve what you find!
Tuesday, March 31 at 6:30 p.m. Free admission - Advance Registration Required 54 W. Chicago Ave
This year`s spring season is a time of celebration! ROFest Trends 2020 will soon be bringing valuable Romanian cinematographic productions to Chicago. As in our previous editions, we`ve chosen highly-regarded and valued films showcasing Romania`s history, traditions and culture. Proudly announcing The Romanian Film Festival in Chicago - 3rd Edition selection:
📽Parking (2019), by Tudor Giurgiu
📽Transalpina – The Road of Kings (2017), by Dumitru Budrală
📽Arest (2019), by Andrei Cohn
📽 Monsters (2019), by Marius Oltean
📽Queen Marie of Romania (2019), by Alexis Cahill
📽 Marona's Fantastic Tale (2019), by Anca Damian
📽The Cardinal (2019), by Nicolae Mărgineanu
📽The Whistlers (2019), by Corneliu Porumboiu
📽 Celed (2019), by Anghel Damian
👉Each screening will be followed by Q&A sessions with the films` directors, producers, writers, cast members or reputable academic scholars from Loyola University Chicago and the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest.
Proud to be partner of this festival!!
Since July 2019, we organize monthly meetings gathering people sewing Romanian traditional blouses.
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