Category: Мистецтво

He’s Still Standing: Elton John to Finish Down Under Tour

He’s Still Standing: Elton John to Finish Down Under Tour

Elton John intends to play his remaining shows in New Zealand and Australia,  his tour promoters said Monday, a day after illness caused the singer to lose his voice and cut short a performance.Video clips posted online by fans at Sunday night’s performance showed John breaking down in tears as […]

Dazzling Sydney Concert Raises Millions For Australian Bushfire Relief

Dazzling Sydney Concert Raises Millions For Australian Bushfire Relief

Queen, Adam Lambert, Alice Cooper and Michael Buble have played at a huge concert Sunday to support bushfire victims in Australia. More than 70,000 people attended the televised ‘Fire Fight Australia’ event in Sydney. “Mama, just killed a man,” said Queen Adam Lambert. “Put a gun against his head.  Pulled my […]

Rising Star Chef Proves There’s No Gender in Cooking

Rising Star Chef Proves There’s No Gender in Cooking

Naomi Pomeroy is a young, successful chef working in Portland, Oregon. When she got into the business, she knew it was traditionally dominated by men, but that didn’t stop her. Today she is an award-winning professional, owner of a restaurant simply called Beast. She is also the author of a […]

‘Parasite’ Oscar Wins May Reflect All-time High for South Korean Soft Power

‘Parasite’ Oscar Wins May Reflect All-time High for South Korean Soft Power

South Korean soft power might reach an all-time high soon thanks to “Parasite”, director Bong Joon-ho’s history-making film.The dark comedy with a chilling message about economic inequality took home four Oscars at the 92nd annual Academy Awards February 9, including the ceremony’s most prestigious accolade, Best Picture. It’s the first […]

New York Prosecutor Says Former Movie Producer Weinstein Abused His Power

New York Prosecutor Says Former Movie Producer Weinstein Abused His Power

New York prosecutors told jurors that Harvey Weinstein abused his power and lacked empathy in a closing argument on Friday at the former movie producer’s weeks-long rape trial, a milestone of the #MeToo movement. Setting the stage for the jury to begin deliberating next week, Assistant District Attorney Joan Illuzzi […]

Loughlin, Giannulli: No college Bribery Trial Until 2021

Loughlin, Giannulli: No college Bribery Trial Until 2021

Lawyers for “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents charged in the sweeping college admissions bribery case say they won’t be ready to go to trial until next year.      Federal prosecutors in Boston have said the first trial for the […]

Weinstein Jury Set to Hear Closing From #MeToo Skeptic

Weinstein Jury Set to Hear Closing From #MeToo Skeptic

Closing arguments at the Harvey Weinsten rape trial are set to begin Thursday, with the jury hearing first from a Chicago attorney who’s taken #MeToo movement heat for representing the disgraced Hollywood mogul and making provocative mid-trial comments about his case outside of court.      Donna Rotunno faces the […]

Inequality Tour: The Real-life Sights of South Korea’s Oscar-winning ‘Parasite’

Inequality Tour: The Real-life Sights of South Korea’s Oscar-winning ‘Parasite’

From the houses to the noodles, South Korea’s Oscar winning movie “Parasite” tells its story of a suffocating class struggle through the sights and smells of Seoul.”Parasite” made history as the first non-English language movie to win the Oscar for best picture on Sunday, prompting South Korean social media to […]

US Soccer Men’s Union Says Women’s Pay Should Be Tripled 

US Soccer Men’s Union Says Women’s Pay Should Be Tripled 

The U.S. men’s national team urged the U.S. Soccer Federation to sharply increase pay of the American women and accused the governing body of making low-ball offers in negotiations with the men. The union for the women’s team filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against the USSF that is scheduled for trial […]

German Filmmaker Vilsmaier, Known for ‘Stalingrad,’ Dies

German Filmmaker Vilsmaier, Known for ‘Stalingrad,’ Dies

Joseph Vilsmaier, a German filmmaker whose striking portrayal of the Battle of Stalingrad brought home the horrors of war to a new generation, has died. He was 81.His agent confirmed Wednesday that Vilsmaier “died peacefully at his home” in Bavaria on Tuesday. Vilsmaier’s 1993 film “Stalingrad” painted a grim picture […]