Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Havana Hosts Exhibition Dedicated to Alicia Alonso http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36981&SEO=havana-hosts-exhibition-dedicated-to-alicia-alonso 19 de diciembre de 2018, 00:20Havana, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) The painter Jose Miguel Perez inaugurated an exhibition dedicated to exalting the image of the most recognized Cuban artist, Alicia Alonso, who will turn 98 on December 21. Two Prominent Cuban Intellectuals Die http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36973&SEO=two-prominent-cuban-intellectuals-die 18 de diciembre de 2018, 15:38Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Playwright Nicolas Dorr and the musicologist and journalist Lino Betancourt, both from Cuba, died in late hours, the Cuban Union of Writers and Artists (UNEAC) reported on Tuesday on its Facebook account. 40th Havana Film Festival Comes to An End http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36910&SEO=40th-havana-film-festival-comes-to-an-end Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The 40th Havana International Film Festival concludes on Sunday with the screening in this capital of several of the award-winning films. Cuba's Cinemateca to Screen Almost Unknown Ingmar Bergman's Films http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36894&SEO=cubas-cinemateca-to-screen-almost-unknown-ingmar-bergmans-films Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s Cinemateca announced Saturday that it will screen a selection of almost unknown films by the great Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman, as a tribute to the centennial of his birth. Standing Ovation for The Night of the 12 Years at Latin American Film Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36885&SEO=standing-ovation-for-the-night-of-the-12-years-at-latin-american-film-festival Havana, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The  film "The Night of the 12 Years" was broadly acclaimed for performances full of dedication and sacrifice to become one of the great winners of the 40th Havana New Latin American Film Festival. Argentine Documentary Film Shows Women's Epic in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36857&SEO=argentine-documentary-film-shows-womens-epic-in-cuba Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) ''Cubanas, Mujeres en Revolución'' (Cuban Women, in Revolution) is an Argentine documentary film that shows through interviews, situations and historical views the women''s participation amid great sacrifices in 60 years of revolutionary life on Cuba. Cuban President Highlights Scope of Latin American Film Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36823&SEO=cuban-president-highlights-scope-of-latin-american-film-festival Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday highlighted the scope of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, an event on which he recognizes the identity and prestige of creation in the region. Concert on 120th Anniversary of Japanese Migration to Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36803&SEO=concert-on-120th-anniversary-of-japanese-migration-to-cuba Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Japanese musicians and the Cuban group Havana Ensemble will share the stage in Havana to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the first Japanese migration to Cuba, organizers announced. Cuba Celebrates 120th Anniversary of Japanese Migration http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36801&SEO=cuba-celebrates-120th-anniversary-of-japanese-migration 13 de diciembre de 2018, 00:31Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Japanese musicians and Cuban band Havana Ensemble will share the stage in Havana to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the first Japanese migration to Cuba, organizers announced. Winter Moons Event Returns to Sancti Spiritus http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36794&SEO=winter-moons-event-returns-to-sancti-spiritus Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Different activities are included in the 11th edition of a street art event called Lunas de Invierno (Winter Moons), to be held in this Cuban colonial city, from December 19 to 23. Film about Dancer Carlos Acosta with 5 Goya Nominations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36782&SEO=film-about-dancer-carlos-acosta-with-5-goya-nominations Madrid, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Yuli, the biographical film about Carlos Acosta, received on Wednesday five Goya nominations including the best revelation actor for the famous Cuban dancer. The Cinema and the Awards: Oh la la! http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36779&SEO=the-cinema-and-the-awards-oh-la-la By Fausto Triana Havana, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) French is inevitably associated with cinema because of the inventors of the cinema, the Lumiére brothers without imagining that the awards would eventually be the glamour of the seventh art. Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody, the Most Listened Song in the World http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36759&SEO=queens-bohemian-rhapsody-the-most-listened-song-in-the-world London, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The legendary song Bohemian Rhapsody, by the British band Queen, is today the most listened song in the world, according to the recording company Universal Music Group. Philippines Recovers Historic Symbols after More Than a Century http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36742&SEO=philippines-recovers-historic-symbols-after-more-than-a-century Manila, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Philippines and the United States on Tuesday closed a painful episode of the war between the two countries on Tuesday, when the three Balangiga Bells, symbols of a massacre, arrived in the Philippines. Successful Concert by Cuba's Buena Fe Makes Headlines in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36686&SEO=successful-concert-by-cubas-buena-fe-makes-headlines-in-bolivia La Paz,  (Prensa Latina) The successful performance in La Paz by the Cuban duet Buena Fe, made up of Israel Rojas and Yoel Martinez, who are currently on their first tour of Bolivian cities, made headlines on local media on Sunday. Cuban Film Memories of Underdevelopment Screened after Restoration http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36685&SEO=cuban-film-memories-of-underdevelopment-screened-after-restoration Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Cuban film ''Memories of Underdevelopment, directed by Tomas Gutierrez Alea ''Titon'' returned to the big screen on Sunday 50 years after its premiere. Film on Dancer Carlos Acosta Captivates Moviegoers in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36683&SEO=film-on-dancer-carlos-acosta-captivates-moviegoers-in-cuba Havana, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The script helped the Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta escape from reality and return to his childhood, family and hometown, as reflected in a film whose screening on Sunday generates crowds of anxious moviegoers. Questions about Latin American Cinema Mark Second Day of Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36655&SEO=questions-about-latin-american-cinema-mark-second-day-of-festival Havana, (Prensa Latina) Four decades later, the question remains the same: Who are we and what are we doing? Cuban filmmaker Fernando Perez affirmed on Friday when participating in a panel about the origins of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema. 'Diciembres', Unforgotten History of US Invasion to Panama http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36624&SEO=diciembres-unforgotten-history-of-us-invasion-to-panama Panama, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Prior to the 29th anniversary of the U.S. invasion to Panama, movie theaters on Friday premiere ''Diciembres'', or Decembers, (2018), a family drama that shows unpublished images of that tragic event. Pablo Milanes to Sing in Argentina in 2019 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=36617&SEO=pablo-milanes-to-sing-in-argentina-in-2019 Buenos Aires, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo Milanes will return to Argentina in 2019 as part of his ''Esencia'' tour, which took him to several European and Latin American countries in 2018.