Portugal’s team has won the 2016 World Photographic Cup. Team Portugal received two medals and six top-ten finishes — achieving a total of 55 points — hence beating the other 26 national photographic teams.
Winner of the Golden Bear for Best Short Film at the Berlin International Film Festival 2016, the “Batrachian’s Ballad” will feature in Hong Kong International Film Festival, in the end of the month. The Portuguese director Leonor Teles will be there.
The 14th Festa do Jazz (Jazz Festival, in English) features, for the first time, five nights and five days of shows, between March 16 and 20, at São Luiz Theatre, in Lisbon. The event will feature musicians from Berlin.
IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival will be back in Lisbon from April 20 to May 1. Dutch filmmaker Paul Verhoeven and French actor Vincent Macaigne will be the main focus of the festival’s Independent Hero section.
Two years after its première, the show “Todos os Musicais de Chico Buarque em 90 minutos” (All musicals from Chico Buarque in 90 minutes, in English), is going to Lisbon, in March 11 and 12, at Campo Pequeno.
It started on March 4 and it goes until March 19. It is the first edition of the Festival Internacional de Dança Contemporânea de Lisboa, Cumplicidades, Latitudes em Movimento (Lisbon's International Contemporary Dance Festival, Complicities, Latitudes in Movement, in English).