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Iliria

In the Studio Iliria Brooklyn

CHANNEL Studio Iliria Brooklyn This film by Alissa Xhixhabesi takes us inside the studio of Danielle Krasniqi, we learn about her background and how it all started with quilting, processes, ideas, and what inspires her creativity. Danielle Krasniqi was interviewed by Alissa Xhixhabesi at her apartment studio in Brooklyn, New York, in August 2022. Back …

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Dancer Albania

Neighbours

Neighbours — Behind the scenes with dancers Brigel Gjoka, Rauf “RubberLegz” Yasit, and musician Ruşan Filiztek, in collaboration with William Forsythe.

arbereshe-oral-story

Arbëreshë Oral Storytelling with George Richard Manus

George Manus, 85, and his brother Ronald, 87, (family’s original name was Minici) are the last living relatives in the family that have memories of the Arbëreshë language and stories, songs, and old passed-down refrains or sayings from their grandparents who were born in Vaccarizzo Albanese, also known as Vakarici, in Calabria, and immigrated to America.