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Portada Cultura

Havana, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) As tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, the book ''Ahí Viene Fidel'' (Here Comes Fidel) was presented to remember the events that occurred after his physical disappearance on November 25, 2016.


Matanzas, Cuba, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The Damaso Perez Prado conference ´70 years later´, by Cuban researcher Radames Giro, started today here the International Colloquium for the centenary of Perez Prado emblematic musician, who was nicknamed the King of Mambo. Giro considered Perez Prado (1917-1989) as one of the greatest artists in that genre in Cuba, and noted that on many occasions is forgotten his quality as an integral musician, who used advanced techniques in his work.


Havana, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The juries of the different specialties of the 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema were introduced here today, just hours before the official opening of the event, which will run until December 17.


Havana, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The premiere in Cuba of Brazilian feature film ''O Filme da minha vida'' (The Movie of My Life), by Selton Mello, is marking today the opening of the 39th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema.


New York, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Salvator Mundi, the painting depicting Christ by Leonardo Da Vinci recently auctioned for a record $450million, is heading to the Louvre Abu Dhabi in a coup for the new museum.


Los Ángeles, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Directing duties for Bohemian Rhapsody, the Freddie Mercury film biopic, have been taken on by UK Eddie the Eagle''s Dexter Fletcher, after the firing of Bryan Singer.


Paris, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Cervantes Institute in Paris is screening today the documentary ''Cancion de barrio'' (Song of the Street), by Alejandro Ramirez Anderson, a film focused on the tour of some of Havana''s poor neighborhoods by renowned Cuban singer-songwriter Silvio Rodriguez.


Rome, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The tour of the National Circus of Cuba by Italian cities will be an excellent opportunity to transmit to the public of this country the happiness, joy, rhythm and color of the Caribbean island, stated the organizers.


Washington, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Deborah Rutter, director of the renowned John F. Kennedy Center in the United States said that Cuba is a cultural power, while announcing a festival dedicated to Cuba from May 8th to 20th.


Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) The John F. Kennedy Center in Washington DC will host from May 8 to 20 of 2018 a festival dedicated to Cuban art, the island''s Ministry of Culture stated.