Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Latin America films to compete at 68th San Sebastian Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58653&SEO=latin-america-films-to-compete-at-68th-san-sebastian-festival 8 de agosto de 2020, 0:30  San Sebastian, Spain, Aug 8 (Prensa Latina) Several films from Mexico, Paraguay, Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Brazil will compete in the new work in progress section of the 68th San Sebastian Film Festival, according to organizers. UK premieres new documentary on Julian Assange http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58603&SEO=uk-premieres-new-documentary-on-julian-assange London, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) 'I want people to have an idea of the injustice being done to Julian Assange,' British-Chilean filmmaker Pablo Navarrete said here today, on the eve of the premiere of his documentary about the founder of WikiLeaks. Coalition of emigrants in Miami mourns the death of Eusebio Leal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58578&SEO=coalition-of-emigrants-in-miami-mourns-the-death-of-eusebio-leal Washington, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Latin American emigration organizations that make up the Alianza Martiana coalition in the US city of Miami expressed their regret on the recent death of the renowned historian Eusebio Leal. Vladimir Malakhov International Dance Contest to be held in 2021 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58531&SEO=vladimir-malakhov-international-dance-contest-to-be-held-in-2021 Holguin, Cuba, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Vladimir Malakhov International Dance and Grand Prix Competition will postpone its 6th edition to September 2021 due to the Covid-19 contingency, according to organizers. Cuba stars in Germany's GlobaLE Film Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58509&SEO=cuba-stars-in-germanys-globale-film-festival Berlin, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) With the screening of the film The Mafia's Paradise - Cuba before the 1959 Revolution, the GlobaLE Film Festival in Germany drew the curtain on its 16th installment, dedicated today, Tuesday, to Cuba. 'Women are essential in the fight against the pandemic,' UN says http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58494&SEO=women-are-essential-in-the-fight-against-the-pandemic-un-says United Nations, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) The full participation of women is essential for an effective response to the Covid-19 pandemic and also in the advancement of peace processes, notes a report released on Monday at the UN. Cuban artists pay tribute to Juan Formell's musical legacy http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58446&SEO=cuban-artists-pay-tribute-to-juan-formells-musical-legacy Havana, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban artists paid tribute on Saturday to one of the most respected creators of popular dance music in the Americas, the Cuban bassist and composer Juan Formell, on his 78th birth anniversary. New Latin American Film Festival to close registrations in one month http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58430&SEO=new-latin-american-film-festival-to-close-registrations-in-one-month Havana, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) The 42nd Latin American Film Festival, slated from December 3 to 13 in Cuba, will close film registration in 30 days as from today. Antigua and Barbuda committed to hosting CARIFESTA 2021 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58379&SEO=antigua-and-barbuda-committed-to-hosting-carifesta-2021 31 de julio de 2020, 1:58  Saint John, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Antigua and Barbuda currently maintains its commitment to hosting the 15th edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFESTA), despite the impact of Covid-19 on the culture sector in the region and globally. Chile: More than 80 movies at Santiago's Film Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58348&SEO=chile-more-than-80-movies-at-santiagos-film-festival Santiago, Chile, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) A total of 84 motion pictures, including several world premieres, will be exhibited at the 16th edition of the International Film Festival of Santiago (SANFIC), scheduled from August 16 to 23. Film by Cuban Edesio Alejandro wins new award http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58312&SEO=film-by-cuban-edesio-alejandro-wins-new-award Havana, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) The film Mambo Man, by Cuban musician Edesio Alejandro and British-Iranian film-maker Mo Fini, received today a new award after being chosen as the Best Feature Film of the season at Best Global Shorts festival. Ibero-American Congress of Thought to be held virtually from Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58241&SEO=ibero-american-congress-of-thought-to-be-held-virtually-from-cuba 28 de julio de 2020, 0:30 Havana, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Due to the sanitary provisions implemented in Cuba to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, the 15th edition of the Ibero-American Thought Congress will be held virtually, according to organizers. Endorsed friendship ties between Cuba and Africa in online concert http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58214&SEO=endorsed-friendship-ties-between-cuba-and-africa-in-online-concert Havana, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) The virtual initiative Africa and the World thanks Cuba endorsed yesterday, Sunday, the historic ties between Cuba and the continent, on the Day of National Rebellion. Poetry, dance and trova gala in Cuba will recall the feats of Moncada http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58168&SEO=poetry-dance-and-trova-gala-in-cuba-will-recall-the-feats-of-moncada Matanzas, Cuba, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) The gala Canto de Amor and Patria de poesias, danza y trova will pay homage today, Saturday, to the 67th anniversary of the assaults on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Cespedes headquarters in eastern Cuba. Piña Colada Music Festival in Flashback Edition in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58118&SEO=pina-colada-music-festival-in-flashback-edition-in-cuba Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) The Piña Colada 2020 Festival, Flashback Edition, will be held on digital platform in August, according to the Company of Recordings and Musical Editions (EGREM) of Cuba. Mexican Cervantino Festival to be held virtually http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58072&SEO=mexican-cervantino-festival-to-be-held-virtually Mexico City, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) The 48th edition of the Cervantino International Festival (FIC) will take place on virtual websites due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to organizers. Cuba's Montane Museum exhibits first 3D pre-Columbian collection http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58057&SEO=cubas-montane-museum-exhibits-first-3d-pre-columbian-collection Havana, july 22 (Prensa Latina) The osteological collection of the Montane Anthropological Museum in the capital stands out today among the first digital exhibition by a team of specialists from the United Kingdom, Spain and Cuba. Cuba's University of the Arts to graduate three principal dancers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=58051&SEO=cubas-university-of-the-arts-to-graduate-three-principal-dancers 22 de julio de 2020, 14:30 Havana, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) The University of the Arts of Cuba (ISA) will graduate 50 students today, including three principal dancers of the Cuban National Ballet (BNC): Anette Delgado, Sadaise Arencibia, and Grettel Morejon. Greece supports Nobel Peace Prize for Cuban doctors (+ Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57993&SEO=greece-supports-nobel-peace-prize-for-cuban-doctors-photos Athens, jul 21, Prensa Latina) A Greek initiative to award the Nobel Peace Prize to the Cuban doctors who are fighting against the Covid-19 in the world was presented in this capital. Cuban ballet student wins South Africa's competition http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=57976&SEO=cuban-ballet-student-wins-south-africas-competition Havana, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Center of Art Schools highlighted on Monday the triumph of the student Yasiel Hodelin in the 7th International Online Ballet Competition of South Africa (SAIBC).