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Latin American film: an industry on the rise April 6, 2014 3:50 am

Latin American film: an industry on the rise

Although the cinema of this region has won more than 100 prizes in the last 30 years, it was only in the last decade [...]
 
Gays and diversity in Cinema March 16, 2014 2:21 am

Gays and diversity in Cinema

The British Film Institute will host this event from the 20th to the 30th March, under the name “BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival”, [...]
 
Caradog James and The Machine February 16, 2014 12:00 am

Caradog James and The Machine

In his childhood he was captivated by science fiction. These days, he is fulfilling his dream of being a film director. He is succeeding [...]
 
 
“Life and debt”… A film about the Jamaica that is suffering, exploited and silenced February 9, 2014 6:19 pm

“Life and debt”… A film about the Jamaica that is suffering, exploited and silenced

On the 13th of February the documentary “Life and debt: one love, one heart, or a sweatshop economy?” will be aired to show the [...]
 
“The Colombian connection” shows in London February 2, 2014 12:02 am

“The Colombian connection” shows in London

Journalist Pablo Navarrete’s latest documentary premieres in London on 4th February, with a post-screening discussion about the US presence in Colombia.   The Colombian [...]
 
A week of the best documentaries January 19, 2014 8:08 am

A week of the best documentaries

This cinematographic style, which has the greatest difficulty reaching the general public, is coming to the British capital, with three of its most internationally [...]
 
 
“Boliwood” and dancing in Bolivar Hall January 19, 2014 7:14 am

“Boliwood” and dancing in Bolivar Hall

The Boliwood festival will showcase to the London public each Tuesday a series of feature films about celebrities from Venezuela’s history. And the schedule [...]
 
Nebraska January 12, 2014 1:01 am

Nebraska

The film has been touted as the return of classic movie actor, Bruce Dern, and he does put in a sterling performance.   Steve [...]
 
“Don’t tell me you love me after five minutes…” December 1, 2013 12:04 am

“Don’t tell me you love me after five minutes…”

“… when all you want is to fuc** me”. These are the words of ‘Kelly’ a Peruvian who was living clandestinely in Morocco. She [...]
 
 
Mario Patrocinio and kuduro rhythm: dancing after the war November 24, 2013 5:39 pm

Mario Patrocinio and kuduro rhythm: dancing after the war

    Kuduro is a much more energetic dance and music form than the better-known Kizomba. It is part of the renewal process in [...]
 
David France talks about “How to survive a plague” November 16, 2013 1:22 am

David France talks about “How to survive a plague”

  This exceptional film documents a modern plague: the crisis in the US when HIV/AIDS appeared in the 1980’s, and began to cut down [...]
 
Utopia November 5, 2013 11:59 pm

Utopia

Renowned for his exposés of injustice and exploitation,   has returned to his former stamping grounds for his latest film documentary “Utopia”.     Steve [...]
 
 
“Leviathan”, the intricacies of commercial fishing October 21, 2013 1:33 am

“Leviathan”, the intricacies of commercial fishing

On Thursday the 24th of October, in the Institute of Contemporary Art in London, the screening of this film that delves into the dangerous [...]
 
The Great Beauty October 20, 2013 11:06 pm

The Great Beauty

This is a film directed by Paolo Sorrentino. Entitled “La grande bellezza” in Italian, it is a meditation on the meaning of beauty.   [...]
 
A new book by John Hilary October 13, 2013 10:20 pm

A new book by John Hilary

A presentation of “The Poverty of Capitalism” will take place on the 21st of October in the Firebox Café, London. The book is about [...]
 
 
 

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