Anjuna lake and park is a cozy place. It’s mini-garden and designer stairs give the place a more sophisticated look. There is a track to have a peaceful evening stroll.…
Manipal Hospitals Goa announces the release of a healthy kidney package called ‘Look after your body’s natural filter’ as a campaign to Know one’s Kidney. The validity of this package will be for one month, commencing from August 1 to 31. The package will be priced at Rs. 799/- and will consist of random blood sugar, haemoglobin, serum creatinine with eGFR, urine routine microscopy [ qualitative method], urine protein creatinine ratio and nephrology consultation on all days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. excluding Saturday, Sunday and holidays. Consultations strictly by appointments only. Patients are advised to bring their medical records along with them. Details: 6632500.
The 12th annual photo contest and exhibition to mark World Photography Day in memory of Late Margarida G. P. e Araujo Alvares will be held from August 19 to September 2, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Big Foot Art Gallery, Loutolim. The exhibition will feature work displayed by the students of CMYK Academy of Photography – Mapusa.
Foodybreaks Academy, Porvorim is organising hands-on master classes with pastry chef Kunal Arolkar. A chocolate truffle making class will be held on August 15, 2 p.m., tarts and pies class will be held on August 18, 2 p.m., eggless American cookie class on August 19, 9 a.m. and the classic puff-quiche-croissant class will be held on August 22, 2 p.m. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org/ 9820220912
About the Film: This comedy is a story about a successful veterinary surgeon, almost 60, who tries to find a decent and painless way out of his marriage where he feels like a beast trapped in a cage. After the suicide of his father-in-law, who faced the same issues with his wife, Jan wants to control his own life again. His mother-in-law used to decide about everything in her husband’s life and she gets to decide even now, after his death, in good faith that she is doing him a favour. Jan knows very well he is on the same boat. This destructive partnership strategy is his wife’s family inheritance. His wife is also convinced that she is the one in charge of their happiness. Jan is aware of the fact that if he leaves it as it is he will meet his father-in-law fate. So he keeps testing more and more peculiar methods to liberate himself and bring back his real self. The road he eventually decides to take is quite absurd, adventurous and very uncomfortable. It is the generality of this story that is quite captive, every day it is lived by many all over the world, men […]
About the Film: Taking place in May 1945 only a few days after the end of the war, the film tells the story of how a group of German prisoners of war were brought to Denmark and forced to disarm the two million landmines that had been scattered along the West Coast by the German occupying forces. In charge of the enfeebled young men performing the dangerous task is Sergeant Carl Leopold Rasmussen. Like so many of his fellow Danes, he has a deep hatred for the Germans after having suffered five years of hardships during the occupation. He lets his rage rain down on the prisoners, until one day a tragic incident makes him change his view of the enemy even if it may be too late.
Kala Academy Goa is celebrating Gomant Rangabhoomi Din on August 23, 5 p.m. to remember late Krishnambhatt Bandkar, Goan saint-poet and playwright on his birth anniversary. The Krishnambhat Bandkar Puraskar awards of Gomant Rangbhoomi Din and Rangsanman Puraskar awards of World Theatre Day for the year 2017 and 2018 will be presented to Goan theatre personalities who have rendered their yeomen contribution to Goan theatre stage on this occasion.
About the Film: Deployed on a mission in Helmand, Afghanistan, 25-year-old Thomas is heavily wounded. At the local rehabilitation centre, he meets Sofie, an ascending ballerina from the Royal Danish Ballet who is helping a relative regain strength after a long-term sickness. Thomas desperately wants to get back into the field and feels a growing impatience as he fails to progress as fast as he would like. When Sofie offers to help him with a more intense rehabilitation plan, he accepts. Despite their differences, they develop a special bond and mutual affection.