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BIFF To Screen Dramatic Comedy Wild Rose

BIFF To Screen Dramatic Comedy Wild Rose

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a crowd-pleasing dramatic comedy set in Glasgow at its monthly film series, BIFFFlix. In Wild Rose, Jessie Buckley delivers an unforgettable, star-making performance as single mom ex-con Rose-Lynn Harlan, a rebellious country singer who dreams of trading the working-class streets of Glasgow... Read more of this article

French Comedy To Screen At BUEI On Sept 10

French Comedy To Screen At BUEI On Sept 10

The French comedy Le Grand Bain about a male synchronised swimming team made a huge splash when it was released in 2018. And now Bermuda audiences will have an opportunity to see the film one critic described as “a sure-footed crowd-pleaser with enough warmth … to fend off any sense of predictability.” Trailer for the 2018 French film... Read more of this article

Video: 1950s TV Series Filmed In Bermuda

Video: 1950s TV Series Filmed In Bermuda

The Trade Development Board, forerunner to the later Tourism Ministry and today’s Bermuda Tourism Authority, recognised US network television’s potential as a valuable new marketing tool for the island in the early 1950s. It threw its weight behind the establishment of a TV and movie production facility on Darrell’s Island, where the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Devil’s Hole Community Fun Day

Photos & Video: Devil’s Hole Community Fun Day

Devil’s Hole Family [DHF] are hosting their fifth annual Back to School Community Fun Day today [Sept 1] from 1.00pm to 9.00pm at the Devil’s Hole public dock area.DJ Brotha Richie is on hand playing music and activities at the event include, swimming races, fun castles, jet ski rides, snorkeling, complimentary food, popcorn, snow balls,... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Competition

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Competition

[Updated with video] The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition took place today [Aug 31] at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with a wide array of examples of sand art on display for spectators and sculptors alike to enjoy. A photo gallery is below, and we will update with the full results as available. Related... Read more of this article

Bermuda Cedar John Lennon Music Boxes

Bermuda Cedar John Lennon Music Boxes

The song would soon become freighted with heartbreaking associations, of course. But when John Lennon wrote Grow Old With Me on the island in July, 1980 and played it over the phone to wife Yoko Ono in New York ["It was a musical postcard from Bermuda," he joked], tragedy still lay in the future. The song was simply a heart-baring declaration of love,... Read more of this article

“Back In De Day: My Life In The 1970s”

“Back In De Day: My Life In The 1970s”

It’s the story of a Bermudian childhood as seen through the prism of 1970s pop culture. In his newly released ebook Back in De Day: My Life in the 1970s, Phillip Ingham looks back at the life-enhancing role played by television, music,and films during his childhood and teenage years. Mr. Ingham, now 49, grew up at Rocklands Estate in Warwick and... Read more of this article

Masterworks: “Finding The Artist Within”

Masterworks: “Finding The Artist Within”

The Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art wants to help you connect with your inner artist. As part of its education programme, the Paget institution will be starting a month-long session in September called “Finding The Artist Within.” The weekly classes are open to everyone from beginners who have never before picked up a paintbrush to experienced... Read more of this article

Desta Zion Wilson In Britain’s Got Reggae

Desta Zion Wilson In Britain’s Got Reggae

Bermudian musician and vocalist Desta Zion Wilson recently placed as runner up in Britain’s Got Reggae, a UK-based reggae competition. The competition encourages seasoned and unseasoned artists alike to get involved with reggae music. It is produced in collaboration with London Notting Hill Carnival Enterprises Trust, Rototom Festival Spain, One Love... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Free Workshops

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Free Workshops

The organisers of the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition recently held free workshops, saying they were “impressed with the skill level of the participants.” The workshops were held in preparation for the Bermuda Sand Castle Competition, which is set for tomorrow [Aug 31] at Horseshoe Bay. Those who want to sign up for the official competition... Read more of this article

DHF To Hold Back To School Community Fun Day

DHF To Hold Back To School Community Fun Day

Devils Hole Family [DHF] will hold their fifth annual Back to School Community Fun Day on Sunday [Sept 1] from 1.00pm to 9.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Generation Next encourages members of the community to bring their children to the Devils Hole Family fifth annual Back to School Community Fun Day, being held this Sunday, September 1 from 1.00pm... Read more of this article

Local Fish Featured On Village Pantry Menu

Local Fish Featured On Village Pantry Menu

Village Pantry is offering a menu featuring an array of seafood dishes throughout the month of September located in Flatt’s Village. A spokesperson said, “Village Pantry, located in Flatt’s Village, is offering a menu featuring an array of seafood dishes throughout the month of September. “Starting Sunday, September 1st, seafood lovers... Read more of this article

Art Centre To Host Weather-Themed Show

Art Centre To Host Weather-Themed Show

Bermuda’s weather can range from postcard-perfect sunny to rainy and windswept — sometimes on the same day. So the Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard is holding a weather-themed exhibit to show how these sometimes wildly changeable conditions are seen through the eyes of local artists. A members’ show featuring work in all media and sizes,... Read more of this article