Category Archives: Cultural

Benicio del Toro Returns to Cuba with ‘Sicario’

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) A new film about an old problem, brought Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro back to the New Latin American Film Festival of Havana, which space is considered today relevant for the regional movie.The winner of the … Continue reading

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Cuban Women’s Duo DJ Launches New Electronic Music Album

Havana, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban women”s duo of DJs, Pauza (Paula Fernandez and Zahira Sanchez), presented Monday their second album entitled IRE, an album positioning the Cuban electronic music on the international scene.The phonogram, after its recent presentations … Continue reading

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Argentinean Musician Gerardo Di Giusto to Perform in Cuba

Havana, Dec 22 (Prensa Latina) The Argentinean musician Gerardo di Giusto will perform on Saturday in Cuba along with Camerata Romeu, as part of the celebrations on the 25th anniversary of this female strings orchestra.The concert, to take place at … Continue reading

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Chucho Valdes and Orishas among Top 20 in Latin Music in 2018.

Los Angeles, US, Dec 22 (Prensa Latina) The albums Jazz Bata II by the Cuban jazz musician Chucho Valdes, and Gourmet by the hip hop group Orishas are among the top 20 Latin music made records on the Billboard. The … Continue reading

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Cuba and Colombia Winners in the Sports Survey of Prensa Latina

Havana, December 19 (PL) Cuban Juan Miguel Echevarría, Colombian Caterine Ibargüen, and boxing team Domadores de Cuba rose today as the winners of the 55th edition of the Prensa Latina Sports Survey. In a bitter sting for the award, Echevarría … Continue reading

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Cuban President Highlights Scope of Latin American Film Festival

Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday highlighted the scope of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, an event on which he recognizes the identity and prestige of creation in the region. ‘Our cinema … Continue reading

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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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