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Tartu 2024 to Open Popular Tartu Love Film Festival

The opening of the 14th Tartu Love Film Festival tARTuFF will be as special as usual. This time, a Tartu 2024 synthesis of a film collage and live dancing is expected to pay hommage to the cinematographic charm of Southern Estonia.
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Tartu Submits Bid Book to International Jury

On Wednesday, the City of Tartu presented their bid book for the final round of the 2024 European Capital of Culture selection, to be evaluated by an international panel of experts. The bid, titled “Arts of Survival”, was created in cooperation of Tartu and 19 Southern Estonian municipalities. It consists of an artistic concept, cultural, social and educational programmes, and action plans for carrying out and marketing the intended Capital of Culture.
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"Tartu and Southern Estonia have a lot worth showing to the world. Use the opportunity!"

Leeuwarden-Friesland was a European Capital of Culture in 2018 - and they were good at it. Tartu 2024 invited one of LF2018 programme managers, Immie Jonkman, to visit our bidding region and share her fresh insights on how culture can make a change. Immie gave two public lectures on community involvement in Tartu and Võru and participated in a workshop on audience development for Tartu 2024 final round bid book.
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Overview of Tartu's Nightlife In The Works

20 February 2019 will see a seminar, the seventh in a series, held at Tartu's alternative culture club Arhiiv, where the results of six previous seminars on different sides of Tartu's nightlife will be talked about. This is a milestone in the process of mapping the status of night culture and economy and the first step towards compiling a nightlife strategy looking to raise the quality of late hour life in the versatile city.

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