Tuesday - Sep 18, 2018

Arts & Entertainment

  • Mexicans remember José Martí and José María Heredia

    Mexicans remember José Martí and José María Heredia

    by the El Reportero’s news services Cuban National Hero, José Martí, and poet, José María Heredia, two exponents of Caribbean literature in 19th century, remain a force today in Mexico through their life and work. Marti has been remembered here 121 years after his death in combat, on May 19, 1895, with many programs during

  • Buena Vista Social Club says good-bye in Cuba too

    Buena Vista Social Club says good-bye in Cuba too

    by the El Reportero’s news services Buena Vista Social Club, the orchestra that is considered an ambassador of traditional Cuban music in the world, will say goodbye on Saturday from stages in Cuba. With two concerts this weekend at the Karl Marx Theater in Havana, the band will completes its “Adios Tour”, which took them

  • Exhibition in Mexico portrays Diego and Frida’s intimate lives

    Exhibition in Mexico portrays Diego and Frida’s intimate lives

    by the El Reportero’s wire services The exhibit Correspondencias portrays today a reflection on the intimate lives of Mexican plastic artists Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. Documents, photographs, videos and audio materials, most of them little known and some of them unprecedented, are part of the 155 pieces of the exhibit at the House-Studio of

  • Paramount Pictures and Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way land Cuban-American film, The Corporation

    Paramount Pictures and Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way land Cuban-American film, The Corporation

    by the El Reportero’s news services   Rock The Moon Productions’ Film Division announced today that it has sold the rights to develop the film The Corporation to Paramount Pictures in partnership with DiCaprio’s Appian Way. The Corporation will star Academy Award winner Benicio Del Toro as Cuban mob boss, Jose Miguel Battle Sr. The Corporation

  • A 91-year-old man translated Don Quijote de la Mancha

    A 91-year-old man translated Don Quijote de la Mancha

    by the El Reportero’s news services It’s been more than 10 years in the making, but Quechua speakers will now be able to read El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha thanks to the efforts of 91-year-old Demetrio Túpac Yupanqui. The Peruvian professor and journalist just completed his translation of the second part of the Miguel de

  • A 91-year-old man translated Don Quijote de la Mancha

    A 91-year-old man translated Don Quijote de la Mancha

    by the El Reportero’s news services It’s been more than 10 years in the making, but Quechua speakers will now be able to read El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha thanks to the efforts of 91-year-old Demetrio Túpac Yupanqui. The Peruvian professor and journalist just completed his translation of the second part of the Miguel de

  • Possible concert of Raphael in Cuba hits the headlines

    Possible concert of Raphael in Cuba hits the headlines

    by the El Reportero’s news services The announcement of a possible concert in Cuba by Spanish singer Raphael on next Oct. 20 hit the headlines in both domestic and foreign digital media. Although the Cuban Institute of Music has not confirmed the news, it is estimated that the interpreter of the popular songs Yo soy

  • Tenth Grande Auction of Books to be held in Mexico City

    Tenth Grande Auction of Books to be held in Mexico City

    by the El Reportero’s news services The tenth edition of the Grand Auction of Books will gather from today until March 29, in Mexico City, 200 exhibitors and more than 500 publishing houses. According to the organizers, the objective of this event is to give a second chance to books that were not sold during

  • Film of ex President Mujica at Toulouse Festival

    Film of ex President Mujica at Toulouse Festival

    by the El Reportero’s news services The Toulouse Latin American Film Festival today screens the documentary ‘Pepe’ Mujica, el Presidente. The film is considered a moving and inspiring depiction of an exceptional man. Its director, Heidi Specogna, shot it after years of constant exchange with the former Uruguayan president (2010-2015). About 30 films are competing

  • Germany premiers film about Colonia Dignidad

    Germany premiers film about Colonia Dignidad

    Germany premiers film about Colonia Dignidad by the El Reportero’s news services A new film about the activities of the German sect Colonia Dignidad in southern Chile today revives the debate in Germany on how to deal with this chapter of German history. In the film of 110 minutes that from today on is shown