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Culture

By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) Chile dawned today elated with the award to Best Foreign Film given to 'A Fantastic Woman', film of Sebastian Lelio that made history for a country that for more than a decade is making a big impact in the seventh art.


Havana, Mar 4 (Prensa Latina) Students and ballet teachers from several countries will exchange in Cuba about artistic education, from March 25 to April 7, announced today the event''s president, Ramona de Saa.


Paris, Mar 3 (Prensa Latina) Over two million viewers followed the ceremony of the Cesar awards of French cinema delivered last night, an audience superior to last year''s, according to figures released today.


Montevideo, Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) The Coordination of Trade Unions of the Southern Cone (Ccscs) and the European Trade Union Confederation expressed their disagreement with the terms on which the possible agreement between Mercosur and the European Union is proposed today.


Los Ángeles, USA Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) Canadian singer The Weeknd and US Kendrick Lamar have shared the lyric video for ''Pray For Me,'' a song from the Lamar-curated soundtrack to Marvel''s film Black Panther.


Santiago de Cuba, Mar 2 (Prensa Latina) An exhibition of articles and documents related to Tumba Francesa La Caridad de Oriente, declared World Cultural Heritage, are exhibited at the Art Hall of the Emilio Bacardi Museum on occasion of the 15 years of the group as World Heritage.


Por Martha Sánchez Martínez

Havana, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Starting today, Cuba's main theaters will exhibit the drama ''¿Por Qué Lloran Mis Amigas? (Why Do My Friends Cry?), a feature-length film made by Cuban moviemaker Magda Gonzalez.


Nouakchott, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Mauritania on the second stage of a tour through four African countries.


Roseau, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Although heavily damaged by Hurricane Maria, Dominica did not escape the eye of National Geographic which named the island among the ''24 Best Spots in the Caribbean.''


Los Ángeles, USA Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) James Dean's cherry-red jacket from ''Rebel Without a Cause'' is expected to bring up to $600,000 when it goes up for auction this week in Florida, offering fans a rare chance to own something linked to the actor who died at 24.


Bogota, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) More than fifty feature films and short films will compete in the 58th edition of the Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival that opens its doors today in the iconic Colombian Caribbean city.