Discussion in 'Politics & Current Events' started by BenReilly, Nov 14, 2003.
This is a pretty interesting region of Europe. I get the impression that the rest of Europe acknowledges the awfulness of the situation there and quiety hopes that it will all just go away. Their Iron Curtain experiences were easily the worst in Europe and among the worst in the world. Ceaucescu looked like Gandhi next to Hoxha.
Ben, there is an excellent movie called Lamerica about some Italian con men who try to set up a fake business in Albania to take advantage of some government grants. It was filmed there.
Have you read Ismail Kadare?