An old man lives out the final years of his half-century marriage by living and remembering.
Coming of Age Drama in rural Poland in the summer of 1943.
Summer Solstice is a collection of love stories about, and for, people of all different ages and generations. Each character's tale connects, weaving in and out of the others, mirroring and countering them so that, as the long hot summer draws to its close, each is forced to examine their lives and decide to whom their loyalties lie or else risk loosing everything they hold so dear.
A woman sits around at home.
A-ha, the multi-platinum selling legendary Norwegian trio, will release a 15 track Acoustic Hits MTV Unplugged album on October 6. This is the first time in the band’s 30 year history that they have recorded an acoustic album. The set list includes a carefully picked selection of trademark hits, tracks not often performed live and two brand new songs, This Is Our Home and A Break In The Clouds. Guests on the album include Alison Moyet, Ian McCulloch, and Lissie. Their Unplugged concert was filmed in Norway, each artist in the series chose a location that held a special meaning to them. a-ha’s MTV Unplugged album will enhance the bands credibility, they are one of a select few artists that have been chosen to appear in the series alongside acts such as Shawn Mendes.
Summer Solstice is the name given to Kasabian's homecoming gig on 21 June 2014 in Leicester's Victoria Park. it was later announced that a DVD of the gig would be released in December. On 17 November 2014, the full gig was released on DVD. It was also nominated for Best Music Film at the 2015 NME Awards.
Ali Akbar Khan was one of the first Indian musicians to introduce Hindustani classical music to non-Indian audiences, swiftly building a reputation as master of the sarode (an Indian hybrid of the banjo and ode). This compilation of live concert clips captures Khan in his musical element in a variety of venues, and includes bonus footage of the making of Khan's Grammy-nominated "Legacy" album with singer Asha Bhosle.
The operations that dislocate a film like Summer Solstice–I hope irreparably–from being a movie about the locomotion and eating habits of cows, a dairy farm document, or what have you, are finally of a whole lot less concern to me than the following things: how it looks, the sense that probably it was done deliberately, the pleasure or displeasure–the intrigue, possibly–of attempting to retrieve the manner in which it was done while one is watching.
A ritual performed by women to invoke the gods to grant the blessing of fertility by dancing around a Balete tree that was already a century old.
Summer Solstice is a 2005 German-produced two-part television film, a sequel to the novel Winter Solstice by Rosamunde Pilcher, which was made a TV film in 2004. This film, however, is not based on a novel, but was written by Pilcher directly for the screen. It stars Jason Durr, Jacqueline Bisset, Sinéad Cusack, Honor Blackman and Franco Nero.