“In his 1940 film The Great Dictator a Romani named Charlie Chaplin sent a message of love against hate”. With these words, Romani filmmaker and screenwriter Pablo Vega introduces the evocative short film Proud Roma, whose premiere will be released on 25 January 2022, for the international audience.
‘The Proud Roma Movements’ is proud to present the next in a series of portraits introducing the people behind the Roma movements of Europe today.
Jake Bowers speaks to Romani actor Alina Serban about her role in the new campaign film Proud Roma.
‘The Proud Roma Movements’ is proud to present the first of a series of portraits introducing the people behind the Roma movements of Europe today.
His face is still one of the most recognizable on the planet. His trademark character ‘The Tramp’ made him a worldwide star because it championed the oppressed in the universal language of mime. What is less well known is that Charlie Chaplin was an icon with Romani roots.
Lesko muj si inke jekh andar e maj lokes prindžarde opral i phuv. O karaktero kaj vov kherdjas les, o Vagabondo, kerdjas les prindžardo pe sasti phuv soske liljas i rig le bibahtalengi andi universalo čhib le mimaki. So si maj cira džanglo pal o Charlie Chaplin si kaj sas jekh imagina/patreto romane korinenca.
The short film ‘Proud Roma’ written and directed by Pablo Vega will premiere on 25 January, 2022 in Berlin in the framework of the Proud Roma Free Europe campaign.
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This year, the Tajsa Roma Cultural Heritage Prize Ceremony will take place at the National Theatre in Belgrade on December 10, 2021 at 19.00 (CET). Join in person or watch online!