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Short films selected for the Kimuak 2019 catalogue
The Kimuak programme, promoted by the Basque Department of Culture with support from the Etxepare Basque Institute and the Basque Film Archive, has already chosen the seven short films that will be...
#ScotlandGoesBasque video: what’s happened so far what’s yet to come
As the year reaches its halfway point, we’ve published a video that sums up the cultural and artistic programme organised by Etxepare in Scotland in 2019.
Linguist Mikel Zalbide to lecture at the University of Leipzig
Mikel Zalbide, linguist and member of Euskaltzaindia (Royal Academy of the Basque Language), will give a talk tomorrow at the University of Leipzig about the 100th anniversary of Euskaltzaindia. Th...
Project Atlantik 1050 sets sail
One of the next landmarks for the #ScotlandGoesBasque programme is to create an Atlantik 1050 street performance of traditional Basque and Scottish dance. The project is promoted by the Extepare Ba...
XII Reading of Classics in Bilbao: Otto Pette
The Bilbo Zaharra euskaltegi (Basque language school) will organise a Continuous Reading of Basque Classics again this year at the Arriaga Theatre in Bilbao. This will be the 12th edition of the ev...
“Aurten, euskara bai!” winner announced
The winner of this year’s “Aurten, euskara bai!” short story competition has just been announced. The winning student, Barbara Regina Szewczyk, from Adam Mickiewicz University in ...
Choreography residency in Montreal
Choreographers Natalia de Miguel and Jorge Jauregi of the Kanpai dance company will be heading to Montreal for an art residency to develop a new piece called No Trace. The residency is part of the ...
“The diaspora shows us that dance is the language of the global Basque community”
Filmmaker Telmo Esnal and dancer Gari Otamendi were on tour in Argentina and USA in April and May presenting their latest film, Dantza. The filmmaker continues to promote his 3rd feature film world...