News from the ifa
11,420 children and youths aged 17 and younger have been killed during the Syria conflict until August 2013. These alarming figures have been made public in a ifa-funded study by Oxford Research Group.
On Thursday, ifa has bestowed the IFA - Intercultural Film Award 2013 on Jia Zhangke's "A Touch of Sin" during the "Around the World in 14 Films" festival in Berlin.
News on Cultural Exchange
Belgian director Felix van Groeningen won the European Parliament’s LUX prize for his film "The Broken Circle Breakdown".European Parliament | 12.12.2013
A Eurobarometer survey reveals that in general fewer Europeans are engaging in cultural activities, whether as performers or as spectators.European Commission | 10.12.2013
Okwui Enwezor, director of Munich's Haus der Kunst, has been named the director of the Visual Arts Sector for the 2015 Venice Biennale. He succeeds Massimiliano Gioni.Haus der Kunst | 05.12.2013