Get your week off to a sensational spark that is guaranteed to set your hearts aflame! Our pickings this week include an electric flamenco performance, a trilogy of romantic films and more. So get out there and fan the flames of romance!
Fall in love with fiery flamenco superstar Eva Yerbabuena as she pours her heart and soul into interpreting Lluvía (Rain). Journey with her as she delves into the depths and purity of solitude and melancholy. It’s definitely time to stir those red-blooded hearts, so get ready for a dramatic yet elegant performance by Eva accompanied by her dancers, musicians and original poetry by Horace Gracía. Also, don’t forget to check out our overview of the rest of the da:ns festival for other highlights you shouldn’t miss.
Continue the week in the spirit of romance with Sanif Olek’s LOVE Trilogy, comprising critically-acclaimed short films Lost Soul, A la Folie and Ameen debuting at Sinema. We hear this is a definite tearjerker, so get those hankies on the ready!
Feeling up for something a little more intellectual? Here’s your chance to pick the minds of a talented artist and curator duo - Manit Sriwanichpoom and Ark Fongsmut as they discuss the political and societal realities behind Sriwanichpoom’s stirring photographs.
If the mood’s getting too intense mid-week, switch it up a little with Ma Goes Home, a touching comedy-drama about hell, heaven, demon, angels, and what it means to have a place called home.
Round up the week at the hottest new live music venue in town, TAB, with popular indie darlings An Horse. Having toured with some of the biggest names in the indie scene around like Death Cab for Cutie, Tegan & Sara, and Against Me!, find out the story of how they were discovered and more in our interview.
If this doesn’t leave you spoilt for choice, check out our events calendar for more fun events coming your way. Have a great week folks, and tune back Wednesday for our weekend guide so you can best plan the upcoming weekend!