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Malta Champion Destiny Chukunyere Credit EBU Elena Volotova Vladimir Dudakliev
November 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Malta won the 2015 Junior Eurovision song contest, with 13-year-old Destiny Chukunyere voted into top spot with her song “Not My Soul”. Hosted by Bulgaria at the Arena Armeec stadium […]


Film review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2

November 21, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

Katniss is tired, and so are we. The climax has been awaited far too long, mostly because Suzanne Collins’s three novels have been stretched across ...


Exhibition ‘The People beside the Animals in Sofia Zoo’ opens on November 22

November 20, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

An exhibition entitled “The People beside the Animals in Sofia Zoo” opens on November 22, featuring photographs by Marcel Fens and Catheri ...

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International Women’s Club Sofia to hold Annual Charity Bazaar on December 6 2015

November 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The International Women’s Club of Sofia is to hold its annual Charity Bazaar at the Inter Expo Centre in Sofia on December 6 2015, from 10.30am ...

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    German Christmas markets to be held in Sofia and Plovdiv
    November 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A traditional German Christmas market is to be held in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia for the fifth consecutive year, opening on November 20 2015. The market, featuring stalls selling gifts, […]

  • Still of Angelina Jolie in By the Sea. © 2015 - Universal Pictures
    Film review: By the Sea
    November 19, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Do you remember the scene in Quentin Tarantino’s World War II–set Inglourious Basterds in which U.S. Lieutenant Aldo Raine, played by Brad Pitt, attends a film premiere in Nazi-occupied Paris […]

  • Still of Kate Winslet, Michael Stuhlbarg and Michael Fassbender in Steve Jobs. Photo by Francois Duhamel - © Universal Pictures
    Film review: Steve Jobs
    November 12, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs died in 2011, after building up an innovative computer empire from scratch, despite numerous setbacks. Director Danny Boyle and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin try to […]

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    What’s on: Kinomania 2015
    November 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Kinomania Film Festival returns to Sofia for its 29th annual edition, between November 12 and 29. This year’s event does not have a particular focus, but, as usual, film aficionados […]

  • Still of Monica Bellucci and Daniel Craig in Spectre. Photo by Jonathan Olley - © 2015 - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Film review: Spectre
    November 6, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    The famously unflappable James Bond (Daniel Craig) finally has his heart stolen,but continuing an exploration of the human dimensions of 007 that started three films ago, it is perhaps unsurprising […]

  • Still of Marion Cotillard and Michael Fassbender in Macbeth. © 2015 - StudioCanal
    Film review: Macbeth
    November 5, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Justin Kurzel’s adaptation of one of William Shakespeare’s most famous plays is as unconventional as it is powerful, using the vast, fog-covered highlands as a powerful tool to convey the […]