Cuban Film to Open Cinema Festival in Dominican Republic

2 Santo Domingo, Jul 16.- Cuban film Habanastation will open the 7th International Children´s Cinema Festival in the Dominican Republic, to be held from July 18 to 25. The festival, with venue in this capital and Santiago de los Caballeros City, will show more than 20 films, and nine of them will vie for the prize to the best film.

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Desde mi luneta: Las películas del sábado

1 Una trama de terror, con asesinatos en serie como principal atractivo, oferta el espacio La película del sábado con el film Postmortem, del laureado cineasta Albert Pyun. Este realizador estadounidense sabe contar historias que interesen a los que prefieran la acción, como es el caso con Postmortem, que a partir de la aparición del cadáver de una mujer, desata

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Glauber Rocha Award Jury in Havana

0 Havana, Dec 9. – Prior to the end of the 33rd Havana Cinema Festival, the foreign press accredited in Cuba meets on Friday to elect the film for the Glauber Rocha Award, sponsored by Prensa Latina. Professionals from international press agencies such as France Press, Efe, Reuters, Dpa, Vna, Xinhua, Notimex, Ansa, and correspondents from other media like Telesur

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Argentine Director Proud to Exhibit Film in Havana Festival

1 Havana, Dec 5. -The presence of the film "El Notificador" in the 33rd International Festival of New Latin American Cinema makes me proud, said Blas Eloy Martinez, director of the film, in competition for Opera Prima.Due to the quality and prestige of this event in the region, every director wants to come to this film festival, he said in

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Cuban film Sumbe is being screened in Southern Camaguey

3 The Cuban film Sumbe, related to the Angola epic deed is being screened in these days at the Najasa Theatre in Southern Camaguey. Produced by Eduardo Moya, this film embraces dramatic moments in the life of a group of Cuban civil collaborators who were doing their jobs in that place. This time it would not be the military representatives

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Uruguay to Host Documentary Festival

1 Montevideo, Jun 3. -The presentation of serials in the production stage and a larger number of TV, film and animation materials will be the new offerings in the Third Edition of DocMontevideo set for July 20-29. The President of the organizing committee, Luis González Zaffaroni, said in a press conference that the event will facilitate the access of films

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Boleto al Paraiso, a Daring Film in Cuban Screens

3 Havana, Mar 30. -Filmmaker Gerardo Chijona played in the Cuban screens a film that ventures into an unexplored subject in the island, HIV AIDS, based on true stories. Inspired by the book Confesiones a un medico (Confessions to a physician), by specialist Jorge Rivas, who headed an Institute of care to these patients in the 1990s, the film had

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Del Toro Films in Havana Unrecognized

0 Havana, Mar 12. -Unrecognizable at first glance, Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro is filming like at home one of the stories of the film "Sietes Dias en la Habana" (Seven Days in Havana), a portrait of the Cuban capital drawn by an equal number of directors. Only a perspicacious movie-goer would be able to identify him while filming

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