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Culture

Brasilia, Aug 28 (Prensa Latina) The film The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão, in Portuguese: A Vida Invisível), directed by Karim Aïnouz, will represent Brazil at the 2020 Oscars, the Brazilian Film Academy has announced.


Havana, Aug 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and international institutions on Tuesday announced the extension of the deadline to submit works to the drawing contest on sexuality for adolescents and young people.


Havana, Aug 27 (Prensa Latina) The international colloquium ''Havana and the Sea in 500 Years'' will session in Havana next week to discuss the privileges of the strategic position of the port of the Cuban capital, local media reported on Tuesday.


Havana, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) As one of the most internationally recognized spaces for literary valuation and creation, the ''Julio Cortazar'' Ibero-American Short Story Prize closes its 18th edition, after revealing its winners on Monday.


New York, USA, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Cimafunk arrived in New York''s Central Park to offer a taste of Cuban funk music, with a concert that marked a dream come true, although there remain many more to realize.


By Yelena Rodriguez, Special Envoy

Simferopol, Russia, Aug. 24 (Prensa Latina) Those who decided to enjoy the first evening of the Koktebel Jazz Party, surely woke up today sleepy but with their soul in jubilation and proud to live the wonderful download of jazz.


Dakar, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and Senegalese authorities announced Saturady the first-ever Senegalese film week in Havana, to be held from October 23-27.


By Yelena Rodriguez, special correspondent

Simferopol, Russia, Aug 23 ( Prensa Latina) American trumpeter Randy Brecker, winner of six Grammy awards, will make his debut this Friday at the opening of the Koktebel Jazz Party International Festival, the most important musical event on the Crimean Peninsula.


Luanda, August 23 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Culture Aguinaldo Cristovao told reporters in this capital on Friday that the Angolan executive seeks to safeguard, enhance and protect national languages as part of the country''s patrimony.


La Paz, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia''s President Evo Morales highlighted the value of the country''s music and dances, expressing his pride in national folklore, which reaffirms the diversity, dignity and identity of the Plurinational State.


Havana, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) With the performance of renowned national artists, the Josone Varadero Rumba, Jazz & Son Festival kicks off on Thursday to show a broad sound spectrum on stage for four days.