D.O. Rueda have announced that submissions are now open for the 3rd online short film festival “Rueda con Rueda”. This competition is supported by the Valladolid International Film Festival (SEMINCI) and the Valladolid County Council in a bid to promote Designation of Origin Rueda among young people and discover budding filmmakers. The best short film will be awarded €5,000. There is no theme required and the short can be filmed anywhere in the world. The main requirement for submission is that at least one bottle of D.O. Rueda white wine must appear in submitted films.
by Amalia Mobley
To have a long-distance relationship is time consuming and you always have to work on it. In modern times especially young people want and need to travel a lot and their partners can’t always join them. So you either have to decide that you break up, stay home or, as in this case, you try your best to work it out. So if you are far apart, you need to find some ways to deal with it.
Sexuality and Gender become a more and more important issues in our modern society. Not just in communication, but also in a definition of personality, personal development and as part of growing up. Teens think much more in our days about what sexual orientation they have, about gender policy, transexuality and gays than the generation before did.
By Alvaro Alexander Bernat Müller
As some philosophers have already claimed, nature retains us human beings in “the real world”. It’s almost like this has been done on purpose, like some higher power as set all of this up to keep us “alive”. It is all in such perfect order, as some would say. The point is that nature fiddles with our emotions, it has even been scientifically proven, for example, that beautiful sceneries generate pure dopamine for our minds. To this we can surely all relate to; walks through forests, boat trips, laying on the grass.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is changing everything – from the way we relate to each other, to the way our economies work, to what it means to be human. Artifical intelligence (AI) is challenging. We cannot let happen that the brave new world technology is creating simply emerge. We must shape the future we want to live in.