Tuesday - Oct 23, 2018

Arts & Entertainment

  • Shape of Water leads Oscar nominations

    Shape of Water leads Oscar nominations

    The film received 13, including best film, best director by the El Reportero’s news services Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is on a roll. His latest film, already the winner of three big awards, has swept the Academy Awards nominations with a total of 13. Best picture and best director are among the Oscar nominations

  • 142-year old fair is cultural heritage

    142-year old fair is cultural heritage

    León State Fair, one of Mexico’s biggest, runs for 26 days until Feb. 6 by the El Reportero’s news services The government of Guanajuato has decreed that the 142-year-old León State Fair, celebrated annually in the state’s capital, is now part of the state’s intangible cultural heritage. Governor Miguel Márquez Márquez issued the decree yesterday

  • Selena’s final hours reenacted on Murder Made Me famous

    Selena’s final hours reenacted on Murder Made Me famous

    by the El Reportero”s news services With an insatiable American appetite for (in)famous murder cases it was only a matter of time before the murder of Selena Quintanilla in 1995, at the age of 23, would get the cable TV spotlight. Today on December 9, the Reelz Network’s wildly popular Murder Made me Famous turns

  • Major exhibition of artifacts from the Ancient City of Teotihuacan

    Major exhibition of artifacts from the Ancient City of Teotihuacan

    Compiled by the El Reportero’s staff The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) are pleased to premiere Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire, the first major U.S. exhibition on Teotihuacan in over twenty years. The ancient metropolis of Teotihuacan is one of the largest and most important archaeological sites in the world, and

  • Guillermo del Toro’s La Forma del Agua leads Golden Globe nominees

    Guillermo del Toro’s La Forma del Agua leads Golden Globe nominees

    by the El Reportero’s news service The movie La Forma del Agua (The Shape of Water) by Guillermo del Toro from Mexico, leads with seven nominations the list of Golden Globe nominees, issued today in Beverly Hills, California. The film, included in the nomination for the Golden Globe awards to be granted on January 7th,

  • Cultural aggression against Puerto Rico is denounced at the UN

    Cultural aggression against Puerto Rico is denounced at the UN

    by the El Reportero’s news services The president of the Puerto Rico Committee at the UN, Olga Sanabria, denounced today the various facets of the cultural aggression suffered by that Caribbean island due to the domination of the United States. The Puerto Rican nation does not have control over many of its institutions or communications,

  • More plot details about the Manson Family film

    More plot details about the Manson Family film

    by the El Reportero’s news services Just before the news of Charles Manson’’s death, Sony confirmed that it has secured the distribution rights to Quentin Tarantino’’s Manson Family movie. The director has been shopping his script around various studios for months, having severed his working relationship with The Weinstein Company following the sexual abuse scandal

  • No pyramid photos without a permit

    No pyramid photos without a permit

    Photographer was ‘trespassing’ when he used a drone to take photo at Chichén Itzá by the El Reportero’s news services A breathtaking pre-dawn aerial photograph of the Kukulcán pyramid in Chichén Itzá, Yucatán, got its author instant online notoriety — and legal action by Mexican authorities. César Mendiburu Heredia used a drone to take the

  • U2 receive MTV EMAs’ 2017 Global Icon Prize

    U2 receive MTV EMAs’ 2017 Global Icon Prize

    by the El Reportero’s news services U2 will receive this year’’s Global Icon prize at the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) on Sunday. Bono and others will celebrate the prestigious accolade with a performance at London’s landmark Trafalgar Square on Saturday evening (11.11.17) for MTV Presents Trafalgar Square, ahead of the ceremony. Bruce Gillmer, Head

  • Haiti included for the first time in the Oscars

    Haiti included for the first time in the Oscars

    by the El Reportero’s news service The incipient Haitian film industry began to emerge, after the announcement today of the first entry of this Caribbean nation to the Oscars, with the film ‘’Ayiti Mon Amour’’, by director Guetty Felin. The production exposes the portrait of a post-earthquake nation that cries its more than 220,000 dead,