Category Archives: Cultural

Robert Redford sends ‘Thank You’ message to Havana Film Festival

Dec 11 (Radio Rebelde) “I would like to express my gratitude to you, to Cuba and its artists for your friendship and collaboration over the years,” said renowned American filmmaker Robert Redford in a message he sent to the International … Continue reading

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Benicio del Toro presents his most recent film in Havana

Dec 11 (Radio Rebelde) Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro presents his most recent film at the XL International Festival of New Latin American Cinema in Havana, entitled Sicario: Day of the soldado, a sequel to a film of the … Continue reading

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Successful Concert by Cuba’s Buena Fe Makes Headlines in Bolivia

La Paz, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The successful performance in La Paz by the Cuban duet Buena Fe, made up of Israel Rojas and Yoel Martinez, who are currently on their first tour of Bolivian cities, made headlines on local … Continue reading

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An eternal presence

Dec 5 (Cubadebate) The passage of our Comadante en Jefe into immortality –marked by the moment Army General Raúl Castro Ruz placed a cedar chest holding his ashes into the heart of a monumental boulder here, December 4, 2016 – … Continue reading

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Cuban Music Aspires to 2019 Grammy Awards

Los Angeles, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuban music has an important presence on the list of nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards that the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States announced on Friday. In Cuba, … Continue reading

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Cuba Opens 40th Festival of New Latin American Cinema

Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The 40th Festival of the New Latin American Cinema is opening on Thursday in Havana, with a program of 373 films from 40 countries that also include workshops, discussions and presentations until December 16. The … Continue reading

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US Dj Spooky to perform in Havana

Dec 5 (Radio Rebelde) The American artist Paul Miller, who under the name of Dj Spooky has managed to position himself in the first places of electronic music in the world, since his debut in the genre in the mid-90s … Continue reading

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Santiago de Cuba Goes on Pilgrimage to Honor Fidel Castro

Santiago de Cuba, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of people from Santiago de Cuba are marching on Tuesday along Patria Avenue, on behalf of all Cubans, to remember two years since Fidel Castro’s ashes were buried in the monolith at … Continue reading

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Tourists Highlight Beauty of Baracoa, Cuban Eastern City

Havana, Dec 2 (Prensa Latina) Tourists coming to Cuba from all over the world on vacations, now highlight as one of the most outstanding and beautiful places of Cuba, the eastern city of Baracoa, first settlement built by the Spaniards … Continue reading

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We Must Fight Division, Cuban Musician Says

Saint Paul, Minnesota USA, Dec 2 (Prensa Latina) Proud of the result of his show Afrolatin Renaissance, which received great ovations in this American city, the Cuban musician Ignacio ”Nachito” Herrera is now considering new projects of this type. Herrera … Continue reading

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