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Bermuda Short Films Competition Continues

Bermuda Short Films Competition Continues

The prestigious Bermuda Shorts Competition continues over lunch-time at the Speciality Cinema II from 12.15-1:45 pm through Friday March 15th. Documentary shorts screen Saturday and a Family Short Film selection is featured on Sunday. Ticket are available on Biff.ptix.bm and at the Ptix person at the door. The Shorts Sets are $10 [plus ptix fee] so... Read more of this article

“Pirates Of Bermuda” Event Set For Saturday

“Pirates Of Bermuda” Event Set For Saturday

The Bermuda Sloop Foundation’s [BSF] annual Pirates of Bermuda fundraising event will take place on Saturday [March 16] from 2.30pm – 4.30pm, just off the #1 Car Park in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “On Saturday, March 16, 2019, this group of willing hostages, will be “captured” and taken on ‘Spirit of Bermuda’ to anchor just off... Read more of this article

Harvard Groups To Perform Concert On Tuesday

Harvard Groups To Perform Concert On Tuesday

U.S. Consul General Constance Dierman and Bishop Nicholas Dill are inviting residents and visitors of all ages to attend a free concert at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Tuesday, March 19, at 12:30 p.m., featuring the Harvard Krokodiloes and the Radcliffe Pitches. A spokesperson said, “As two of Harvard University’s oldest a Cappella... Read more of this article

BIFF ‘Talks With Film Professionals’ Panelists

BIFF ‘Talks With Film Professionals’ Panelists

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] announces that it will hold four panel discussions about the film business as part of its annual ‘Talks with Film Professionals’ series. The panels will take place daily from Tuesday March 12 through Friday March 15 in the City Hall lobby lounge, Hamilton, beginning at 530pm. Film screenings will begin... Read more of this article

Student Video Competition For Hospitality Month

Student Video Competition For Hospitality Month

April is Hospitality Month and this year the Bermuda Tourism Authority is focused on incorporating the National Tourism Plan into the month’s programming, particularly as it relates to school children. “The ‘local involvement’ pillar of the plan is the most closely aligned to the island’s education system because it speaks... Read more of this article

IWD Photo Shoot Celebrates Bermudian Women

IWD Photo Shoot Celebrates Bermudian Women

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Seven incredible, strong, creative, fierce women came together for a photo shoot with one common goal – showing that collaboration is always better than competition. The shoot was launched on Friday to celebrate International Women’s Day [IWD], which was recognized around the world. The women are all black Bermudian... Read more of this article

Bermuda Food Tours Celebrates 1st Anniversary

Bermuda Food Tours Celebrates 1st Anniversary

Bermuda Food Tours is celebrating their one year anniversary after hosting over 600 guests on culinary journeys since launching in March of 2018. “These 3-3.5 hour walking food tours include tastings at 7 delicious and unique eateries throughout Hamilton. Reviews on TripAdvisor and Facebook, from locals and visitors alike, rave about the variety... Read more of this article

“Bermuda Onion Day” Event Set For May 18th

“Bermuda Onion Day” Event Set For May 18th

Bermuda Onion Day is set to be held at Carter House in St. David’s on Saturday, May 18 from 12.00pm to 4.00pm. In an online post, The Carter House and Museum run by the St David’ Island Historical Society said, “Onion Day is 18th May. A celebration of Bermuda Onions with St Davids food and refreshments, onion eating contest, largest onion... Read more of this article

BIFF Film Festival To Kick Off On Sunday

BIFF Film Festival To Kick Off On Sunday

The 22nd edition of the Bermuda International Film Festival kicks off Sunday and Monday with a focus on emerging Bermudian film talent, including the world premieres of two documentary films. The festival opens at 4pm on Sunday with the world premiere of the documentary film The Isles of the Queen: Bermuda, followed at 6pm by the sold-out special event,... Read more of this article

Smithsonian Magazine Highlights Bermunchies

Smithsonian Magazine Highlights Bermunchies

In an article entitled ‘Explore Bermudian Cuisine Through the Eyes of a Local,’ the Smithsonian Magazine has highlighted the popular Bermunchies social media brand, saying it “curates an Instagram feed highlighting the culinary stars of Bermuda.” The story said, “When Bermuda native Elizabeth Varao created the Bermunchies... Read more of this article

Photos: Business Women’s Club Book Signing

Photos: Business Women’s Club Book Signing

The Bermuda Business and Professional Women’s Club held a book signing with their member authors Dr. Dorothy Matthews-Paynter and Neletha Butterfield on Friday [March 8] at C.A.R.E. Learning Centre in Pembroke, with the event held as the island and world celebrated International Women’s Day. Dr. Dorothy Matthews-Paynter, who is 96-years-old,... Read more of this article

Video: Episode #5 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’

Video: Episode #5 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’

The fifth full length episode of the Bermudian animated series “The Adventures of Raz” has been released, with high drama taking place as the Milk Man’s Ranch comes under attack by an army of giant roaches.The episode’s description said, “There is a disturbance in the Milk Parish! The Milk Man’s Ranch is under attack by an army of... Read more of this article

‘Reel Talk’ For Senior & Middle School Students

‘Reel Talk’ For Senior & Middle School Students

Part of the 2019 Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is ‘Reel Talk,’ an event aimed at screening “socially impactful films” for senior and middle school students. A spokesperson said, “An important part of BIFF 2019 is inviting teenagers to view short films narrative live action films which portray topics in usually... Read more of this article