Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
The dark side of the roost
No, it’s not some creature from Star Wars – the Ayam Cemani is a breed of chicken from Indonesia. The pigment of the feathers, eyes and even the flesh and bones is pitch-black. The price of a day-old chick: 199 dollars.
Is this a Russian version of the Burning Man? Almost. Artists here create giant outdoor art for the Archstoyanie Festival every year, but as very little of it is burned, the meadow has become a veritable sculpture park.
Who’s going to win the Concha de Oro, the Golden Shell, at the 66th San Sebastián Film Festival that begins September 21? Nominations include High Life by Claire Denis, starring Robert Pattinson and Juliette Binoche.