Entertainment http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/18785/all en The unlikely home of Africa's Oscars http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/africa/090310/the-unlikely-home-africas-oscars <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/africa/090310/the-unlikely-home-africas-oscars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Business Entertainment Culture & Lifestyle Thu, 12 Mar 2009 16:27:00 +0000 Katrina Manson 520439 at http://www.globalpost.com Bringing poetry to reality TV http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/saudi-arabia/090410/bringing-poetry-reality-tv <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/saudi-arabia/090410/bringing-poetry-reality-tv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Culture & Lifestyle Middle East Saudi Arabia Sun, 12 Apr 2009 15:49:00 +0000 Caryle Murphy 997669 at http://www.globalpost.com Chinese art — not a bust http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/china/090722/chinese-contemporary-art <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/china/090722/chinese-contemporary-art" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Entertainment Asia-Pacific China Culture & Lifestyle Thu, 23 Jul 2009 10:57:00 +0000 William Dowell 2586577 at http://www.globalpost.com On Location: Cannes — The less glamorous side http://www.globalpost.com/video/general/100521/cannes-france <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ben Barnier </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/a1f7bb995ac8f-original.jpg?1297867868" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2010:05:21 08:24</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("a1f7bb995ac8f", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> On Location Entertainment France Europe Culture & Lifestyle Fri, 21 May 2010 12:24:00 +0000 Ben Barnier 5553303 at http://www.globalpost.com The music capital you've never heard of http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/united-kingdom/100604/bristol-uk-clubs-music <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/united-kingdom/100604/bristol-uk-clubs-music" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Culture & Lifestyle United Kingdom Mon, 07 Jun 2010 10:51:00 +0000 Selina Cuff 5557481 at http://www.globalpost.com Taiwan: Dance for the masses http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/china/100802/taiwan-dance-cloud-gate <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/china/100802/taiwan-dance-cloud-gate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment China Culture & Lifestyle Tue, 03 Aug 2010 11:23:00 +0000 Jonathan Adams 5575484 at http://www.globalpost.com African literature: Kenya's book fair draws crowds http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/kenya/101013/african-literature-kenya-book-fair <p> Kenya&#39;s StoryMoja Hay Festival is an annual celebration of books, literature, storytelling and debate held for the first time last year. Literary festivals are rare in Africa.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/kenya/101013/african-literature-kenya-book-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Kenya Culture & Lifestyle Thu, 14 Oct 2010 10:35:00 +0000 Tristan McConnell 5592144 at http://www.globalpost.com UK theaters build in time of austerity http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/united-kingdom/101123/uk-theaters-build-time-austerity <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/united-kingdom/101123/uk-theaters-build-time-austerity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Culture & Lifestyle United Kingdom Wed, 24 Nov 2010 11:07:00 +0000 Valerie Gladstone 5601371 at http://www.globalpost.com Putting the "globe" back in Golden Globes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/global/110113/golden-globes-international-film-colin-firth <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/global/110113/golden-globes-international-film-colin-firth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Americas Entertainment France Europe Culture & Lifestyle Russia Mexico United Kingdom Fri, 14 Jan 2011 11:23:00 +0000 Emily Lodish 5610082 at http://www.globalpost.com Celebrity rape case grips Mexico http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/mexico/110118/celebrity-rape-kalimba-marichal <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/mexico/110118/celebrity-rape-kalimba-marichal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Underworld Entertainment Culture & Lifestyle Mexico Thu, 20 Jan 2011 10:59:00 +0000 Ioan Grillo 5611507 at http://www.globalpost.com Hollyworld: making movies in Sudan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/africa/110120/sudan-juba-movie-hollyworld <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/africa/110120/sudan-juba-movie-hollyworld" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Hollyworld Business Entertainment Culture & Lifestyle Mon, 24 Jan 2011 10:26:00 +0000 Matthew Stein 5611680 at http://www.globalpost.com Germans have no sense of humor. Right? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/germany/110121/german-comedy <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/germany/110121/german-comedy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Germany Culture & Lifestyle Mon, 24 Jan 2011 10:26:00 +0000 David Wroe 5612085 at http://www.globalpost.com Wanderlust: Inside Moscow's hottest clubs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/russia-and-its-neighbors/110126/moscow-night-clubs <p> MOSCOW &mdash; The Russian economy might be hurting, but what matters at Imperia Lounge is the ability to have the most fun with the money that&rsquo;s left.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/russia-and-its-neighbors/110126/moscow-night-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Emerging Markets Europe Global Economy Offbeat Russia Wed, 13 Apr 2011 20:48:00 +0000 Iva Skoch 5612951 at http://www.globalpost.com Brazil’s biggest action flick a hit at Sundance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/entertainment/brazil%E2%80%99s-biggest-action-flick-hit-at-sundance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The most successful national film in Brazilian history debuts at U.S. film festival </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Solana Pyne </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> The Brazilian action movie &ldquo;Elite Squad 2&rdquo; delves into the violent world Rio de Janeiro&rsquo;s militias&mdash;gangs of corrupt cops that have violently seized many of city&rsquo;s poorest neighborhoods and run them like mafias. <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/01/31/us-film-elitesquad-idUSTRE70U0PH20110131">One critic called the film </a>a welcome break from &ldquo;the usual angst and weirdness&rdquo; at Sundance. But militias cause plenty of angst in real life, as I learned shortly after arriving in Rio:</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/entertainment/brazil%E2%80%99s-biggest-action-flick-hit-at-sundance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Brazil BRIC Yard Mon, 31 Jan 2011 15:57:53 +0000 Solana Pyne 5616093 at http://www.globalpost.com Hollyworld: "Jersey Shore" washes up in Italy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/italy/110209/jersey-shore-MTV-snooki <p> But welcome or not, Snooki and Pauly D are headed to Italia to shoot Season 4 of MTV&#39;s &quot;Jersey Shore.&quot;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/italy/110209/jersey-shore-MTV-snooki" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hollyworld Entertainment Italy Tue, 22 Feb 2011 11:23:00 +0000 Josephine McKenna 5614968 at http://www.globalpost.com