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Monday, December 10, 2018

Culture


  • Nueva Gerona Celebrates its 181st Anniversary

    Nueva Gerona Celebrates its 181st Anniversary

    By Ana Esther Zulueta As the watch marked 1:00 a.m. this December 17, Nueva Gerona, in the Special Municipality of the Isle of Youth, turned 181 years old.   Surrounded by marmoreal hills that served as natural fortresses for the city, its Isabel II Square, then called General Lacret and then G…
  • Nelson Dominguez’s Exhibit “Self-portrait” Attracts Crowds

    Nelson Dominguez’s Exhibit “Self-portrait” Attracts Crowds

    By Yaymara Villaverde Marce

    Six locations in the eastern Cuban province of Guantanamo: the Mariana Grajales Revolution Square,  the headquarters of the provincial Assembly of the People’s Power, the Plastic Arts Council, and the Salcines Palace, attract crowds as they are exhibiting more than 150 pieces that belong to a project called “Self-portrait” carried out by 2009 National Plastic Arts
    Award-winner Nelson Dominguez.

  • Havana: The Curtain Rises for the 2011 Jazz PLaza Festival

    Havana: The Curtain Rises for the 2011 Jazz PLaza Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 15.- The 27th International Jazz Plaza Festival starts today with an exclusive concert at the Mella Theater, known already as the cathedral of this musical genre in Cuba. The opening performance will bring pianists Gonzalo Rubalcaba, from Cuba, and Arturo O´Farril, from the Uni…
  • The International Film and Television School: Necessary and Eternal

    The International Film and Television School: Necessary and Eternal

    By Teresita Jorge Carpio On December 15, the International Film and Television School, located in the municipality of San Antonio de los Baños, in Mayabeque province, will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its creation as a source of creators of New Latin American and Caribbean Cinema. During i…
  • Juan de los muertos, Most Popular in Havana´s 33rd LatAm Film Fest

    Juan de los muertos, Most Popular in Havana´s 33rd LatAm Film Fest

    Havana, Dec 13.- The Cuban film Juan de los muertos of director Alejandro Brugues was priced as most popular in Havana´s 33rd International Film Festival of New Latin American Cinema.

  • Cuban Eliades Ochoa Nominated for Grammy Awards 2012

    Cuban Eliades Ochoa Nominated for Grammy Awards 2012

    Santiago de Cuba, Dec 13.- The Cuban traditional music shines again in the hands of legendary trova music player Eliades Ochoa who has been nominated for the Grammy Awards 2012 in the Best World Music Album category for his record Afrocubism.

  • Cuba to Host 27th Jazz Plaza Festival

    Cuba to Host 27th Jazz Plaza Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 14.- Musicians from Mexico, the United States, Japan, India, Austria and Poland will join a Cuban musicians at the 27th Jazz Plaza Festival in Havana.

  • Carlos Sorin’s Successful Return in Havana’s Int’l Film Festival

    Carlos Sorin’s Successful Return in Havana’s Int’l Film Festival

    By Teresita Jorge Carpio/ACN Carlos Sorin’s film “El gato desaparece”, competing in the 33rd International Festival of Latin American Cinema of Havana, in the category of fiction films, shows that its producer does know how to tell a story. On this occasion Sorin, who has produced movies …
  • Cuba: Mexican Movie Wins First Prize at Havana’s Int’l Film Festival

    Cuba: Mexican Movie Wins First Prize at Havana’s Int’l Film Festival

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 12.- The 33rd International Festival of the New Latin American Cinema concluded in Havana on Sunday night with the awards ceremony at the Karl Marx Theater, where the Mexican movie ‘El Infierno’ received the First Prize of the event in the category of Best Fiction Feature Film.

  • Cuban Filmmaker Ian Padron Receives Glauber Rocha Award

    Cuban Filmmaker Ian Padron Receives Glauber Rocha Award

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 12.- Cuban filmmaker Ian Padron said it was an honor to receive the Glauber Rocha 2011 award, which carries the name, he said, of one of the filmmakers he admires the most.