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New lands and liquid identities December 14, 2014 02:42

New lands and liquid identities

“Everyone experiences these things differently, it isn’t just instability but also a sense of disquiet, states of being that are difficult to describe”, says [...]
 
Víctor Valera Mora, from the village to the world November 30, 2014 23:38

Víctor Valera Mora, from the village to the world

Recently recognised in Venezuela by the Víctor Valera Mora International Poetry Prize, the Argentine writer Leopoldo Castilla goes through life discovering the world and [...]
 
The record the Beatles, Bob Dylan or the Stones never made November 30, 2014 23:06

The record the Beatles, Bob Dylan or the Stones never made

Two Bob Dylan bootleg records have begun circulating in Spain accompanied by until now unknown revelations, such as the fact that he was interested [...]
 
 
A documentary on DJs November 30, 2014 21:45

A documentary on DJs

A film premiere is set to take place on the 4th of December in Buenos Aires, Argentina. “LADO A” explores the world of musical [...]
 
Syria, “Our terrible country” and our disappointment with the West November 30, 2014 03:41

Syria, “Our terrible country” and our disappointment with the West

The well-known Syrian writer and intellectual Yassin Haj Saleh left his home in Douma, met up with two film-maker friends in Raqqa, and all [...]
 
Indigenous Victoriano: the Panama Canal’s first victim November 17, 2014 01:31

Indigenous Victoriano: the Panama Canal’s first victim

Aby Martínez and his son René, who trained at the San Antonio de los Baños Film School in Cuba, spent a decade working on [...]
 
 
The Argentine Film Festival returns to London November 16, 2014 02:22

The Argentine Film Festival returns to London

The 3rd festival runs from the 27th to the 30th of November, showing the best films of the last year from the Latin-American country. [...]
 
Cuban children’s festival in London November 16, 2014 02:01

Cuban children’s festival in London

A Cuban event will take place in Bolivar Hall on the 23rd of November for children and anyone who wants to enjoy the Caribbean [...]
 
The European graveyard of refugees:  Mediterranean sea November 4, 2014 04:46

The European graveyard of refugees: Mediterranean sea

How can we call ourselves civilised when 22,000 bodies have sunk to the bottom of the Mediterranean in the last 14 years? On starting [...]
 
 
Facundo de Zuviría: Capturing  the soul… of Buenos Aires November 4, 2014 02:23

Facundo de Zuviría: Capturing the soul… of Buenos Aires

For the last few years he has shared the same career path as a close friend of the writer Jorge Luís Borges: Horacio Coppola. [...]
 
Discovering Latin America comes to London November 3, 2014 19:07

Discovering Latin America comes to London

Between November 27th and December 4th in London it will be time for this year’s showcase of the best in Latin American cinema.   [...]
 
Owen Gower: Still the enemy within October 20, 2014 17:02

Owen Gower: Still the enemy within

The Scottish producer talks about his latest film. His first documentary film as a director is on the miners’ strikes that ravaged the country [...]
 
 
London festival of Ecuadorian cinema October 20, 2014 00:55

London festival of Ecuadorian cinema

An exhibition of the year’s most acclaimed Ecuadorian films will be shown in London from the 23rd to the 26th of October.   The [...]
 
Argentine cinema at the London Film Festival October 16, 2014 00:26

Argentine cinema at the London Film Festival

For the 58th edition of the London Film Festival, a series of films from Argentina will be shown. The event will start on the [...]
 
Valentina Montoya Martínez sings to free the silence October 5, 2014 03:53

Valentina Montoya Martínez sings to free the silence

A Chilean singer living in Edinburgh, her life and work are profoundly marked by her political exile to the UK in 1977, when she [...]
 
 
 

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