Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Havana Film Festival to Present Honour Coral Award in 2018 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34827&SEO=havana-film-festival-to-present-honour-coral-award-in-2018 Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) The Havana Film Festival will present the Honour Coral Award and the Special Coral in its 40th edition, announced the organizers of the event scheduled to be held from December 6 to 16. Dancers from 14 Countries to Attend International Festival in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34777&SEO=dancers-from-14-countries-to-attend-international-festival-in-cuba Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of over twenty companies from 14 countries will participate in the 26th Alicia Alonso International Ballet Festival in Havana, according to its organizers. Neruda Case Awaits Response from Chilean Government http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34761&SEO=neruda-case-awaits-response-from-chilean-government Santiago, Chile, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Highly revered in Madrid and Barcelona, Pablo Neruda is a prominent figure in the world of letters, but in his homeland, Chile, he still waiting for a more preponderant place in society. Juan Luis Guerra and Vicente García to Record a Merengue http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34759&SEO=juan-luis-guerra-and-vicente-garcia-to-record-a-merengue Santo Domingo, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) Dominican Republic singer-songwriter Vicente Garcia will record a merengue with the renowned Juan Luis Guerra, whose name and release date will be announced soon, was announced Thursday in this capital. Cuban Film at Latin American Festival in Argentina http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34740&SEO=cuban-film-at-latin-american-festival-in-argentina Buenos Aires, Oct 11 (Prensa Latina) The movie ''Jose Marti, el Ojo del Canario'' (Jose Marti, The Eye of The Canary), by Fernando Perez, will represent Cuba at the Mira Pa'ca Latin American Film Festival in Buenos Aires, to which motion pictures from 11 countries were submitted. German Artist Dies after Assembly of Exhibition in Damascus http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34682&SEO=german-artist-dies-after-assembly-of-exhibition-in-damascus Damascus, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Hours after setting up the personal exhibition ''Get up from the ashes'', died in Damascus today the German-born plastic artist Ursula Baher, whose last wish was to be buried in Syria. Cuba Emphasizes UNESCO's Role Facing the Planet's Current Challenges http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34677&SEO=cuba-emphasizes-unescos-role-facing-the-planets-current-challenges Paris, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) Facing the many challenges of today's world, UNESCO's contribution to peace and security can be significant, Cuban representative to the Executive Council of the agency, Oscar Leon, said on Tuesday. Lebanon Proposes Architect Niemeyer's Work for World Heritage http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34674&SEO=lebanon-proposes-architect-niemeyers-work-for-world-heritage Beirut, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Lebanese delegation to Unesco proposed a work by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer for World Heritage of Humanity, the media highlights today. Cuban Advances Against Discrimination in Education Informed at Unesco http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34644&SEO=cuban-advances-against-discrimination-in-education-informed-at-unesco Paris, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reported advances on struggle against discrimination in education at the preparatory meetings of the 205th session of the Unesco Executive Council, informed today diplomatic sources. The Seventh Seal Film is Screened at the Swedish Culture Day in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34606&SEO=the-seventh-seal-film-is-screened-at-the-swedish-culture-day-in-cuba Havana, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The film EL séptimo sello (The Seventh Seal) by director Ingmar Bergman will be screened in Havana on Sunday, as part of the second Swedish Culture Day, which lasts until October 14. Madrid Opera Coliseum Praises Montserrat Caballe http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34593&SEO=madrid-opera-coliseum-praises-montserrat-caballe Madrid, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) The Teatro Real, one of the most important Spanish cultural institutions, will pay tribute today to soprano Montserrat Caballe, 85, who passed away this Saturday, in a hospital of her beloved Barcelona. Int'l Film Festival in Gibara, Cuba, Calls for 2019 Edition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34568&SEO=intl-film-festival-in-gibara-cuba-calls-for-2019-edition Havana, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) The International Film Festival in Gibara, in eastern Cuba, open Friday the call for the 15th edition of this event presided over by actor Jorge Perugorria, protagonist of the classic film ''Fresa y chocolate'' (Strawberry and Chocolate). Sixth Latin American Film Festival to Open Next Week in Vietnam http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34563&SEO=sixth-latin-american-film-festival-to-open-next-week-in-vietnam Hanoi, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) For the sixth consecutive year, Hanoi will host a Latin American film festival on Oct 8-13, sponsored by the embassies of that region accredited in Vietnam, according to a press conference held on Friday. César Awards to Honor French Singer Charles Aznavour http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34543&SEO=cesar-awards-to-honor-french-singer-charles-aznavour Paris, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) César Awards for cinema in France will pay tribute in its 2019 edition to the legendary singer Charles Aznavour, who died on Monday at 94 years of age. Cuban Pioneer Exhibits Drawing at England's National Gallery http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34540&SEO=cuban-pioneer-exhibits-drawing-at-englands-national-gallery Havana, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) A drawing by 11-year-old Cuban pioneer Lizt Frade Jimenez is part of a collective online exhibition that is being showed at the London's National Gallery. Freixenet, Founder of the Cuban Wine Festival (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34522&SEO=freixenet-founder-of-the-cuban-wine-festival-photos Havana, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) When the 19th International Wine Festival of the National Hotel of Cuba is taking place on Thursday, several companies proudly hold the memory of being the founders of the event, such as the Spanish Freixenet. Syria Recovers Archaeological Pieces Stolen by Terrorists http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34520&SEO=syria-recovers-archaeological-pieces-stolen-by-terrorists Damascus, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) The Department of Antiquities and Museums is exhibiting 500 archaeological pieces, stolen and smuggled by terrorist groups, and then recovered by the Syrian Army. Cuban Film Sergio & Serguei to Represent Cuba at Oscars, Goya Award http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34460&SEO=cuban-film-sergio-serguei-to-represent-cuba-at-oscars-goya-award Havana, Oct 3 (Prensa Latina) The film Sergio & Serguei will represent Cuba at the Oscars in the United States; and Goya, in Spain, confirmed on Tuesday the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry (ICAIC). Cuban Artists Miguel Barnet, Eliades Ochoa Win in Latin Awards Canada http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34446&SEO=cuban-artists-miguel-barnet-eliades-ochoa-win-in-latin-awards-canada Havana, Oct 2 (Prensa Latina) Poet and ethnologist Miguel Barnet and musician Eliades Ochoa are the first Cubans to receive the Latin Award Canada, a prize they say ''is a recognition to Cuban culture,'' both artists told Prensa Latina Tuesday. British Paul McCartney on Foray into Children Literature http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=34418&SEO=british-paul-mccartney-on-foray-into-children-literature London, Oct 2 (Prensa Latina) Renowned British musician Paul McCartney ventures into literature with the writing of a book of stories for children, based on his experiences as a grandfather.