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Estas son las películas Latinas seleccionadas por Cannes en su edición 2017

 04/28/2017 - 12:58

Aunque ninguna película latinoamericana quedó seleccionada entre las 18 candidatas para la Palma de Oro, a diferencia de otros años, esta vez las producciones latinas han participado en otras selecciones del festival.

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Friday, April 28, 2017 - 12:45pm
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El director mexicano Michel Franco compite en la segunda mejor categoría del Festival con Las Hijas de Abril 

Antonio Banderas: "The best of my career is yet to come"

 03/27/2017 - 05:17
Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, tells a press conference at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival on March 25, where he won a lifelong career award, that he is well and that the best of his career is yet to come. EFE/Daniel Perez
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Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, said he is well and and wanting to get back to work." He is waiting to play Pablo Picasso in a film by Carlos Saura showing the creative process of the famous painting "Guernica." 

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 5:15am
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Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, tells a press conference at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival on March 25, where he won a lifelong career award, that he is well and that the best of his career is yet to come. EFE/Daniel Perez

Sofia Vergara, Andy Garcia to Star in 'Bent'

 03/24/2017 - 06:16
Actress Sofía Vergara attends the Yahoo News/ABCNews Pre-White House Correspondents' dinner reception pre-party at Washington Hilton on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Yahoo News)
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The Colombian actress and the Cuban-American actor will be part of Bobby Moresco's new thriller about a narcotics detective. 

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 6:00am
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Actress Sofía Vergara attends the Yahoo News/ABCNews Pre-White House Correspondents' dinner reception pre-party at Washington Hilton on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Yahoo News)

Meet the Latino DACA Recipients Working Behind the Scenes In Hollywood

 03/23/2017 - 06:29
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Global box office reaches record $38.6 billion in 2016

 03/23/2017 - 04:31
A trailer of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is shown inside the ticket office of a cinema in Beijing, China, 08 January 2016. EPA/HOW HWEE YOUNG
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Global box office revenue hit a record $38.6 billion in 2016, according to a report released Wednesday by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA).

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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 4:30am
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A trailer of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' is shown inside the ticket office of a cinema in Beijing, China, 08 January 2016. EPA/HOW HWEE YOUNG

A Fresh Look at Latin American Dictatorships

 03/17/2017 - 07:03
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 Documentaries by a trio of young filmmakers who have looked to their own family histories as source material take fresh looks at Latin America's 20th-century dictatorships and armed conflicts.

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 7:00am
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Chilean filmmaker Lissette Orozco speaks during an interview with EFE at Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG), in Guadalajara, Mexico on Mar. 16, 2017. EFE/Ulises Ruiz Basurto

"20 years in Cuba is not the same as in the rest of the world", Alice de Andrade, filmmaker

 03/09/2017 - 19:50
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Brazilian filmmaker Alice de Andrade's 1993 documentary "Luna de miel" (Honeymoon) looked at young married couples in Cuba. Her new documentary "Veinte Años" (Twenty Years), presented on Thursday at the Miami International Film Festival, examines some of these people's lives more than two decades later.

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Friday, March 10, 2017 - 8:42am
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Brazilian filmmaker expresses her love for Cuba in new documentary
Brazilian filmmaker Alice de Andrade (R), next to Cuban Karla Berg, during an interview with EFE in Miami, United States on Mar. 9, 2017. EFE/Pablo Ramon

"La Soledad," a film that symbolizes Venezuela's decline

 03/08/2017 - 12:22
Undated photo provided by La Faena Films showing Venezuelan film director Jorge Thielen Armand, during the filming of "La Soledad". EFE/LA FAENA FILMS 
 
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Venezuelan filmmaker Jorge Thielen Armand says his new film "La Soledad" does its bit to "create a dialogue about what is happening" in Venezuela,"

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 12:06pm
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Undated photo provided by La Faena Films showing Venezuelan film director Jorge Thielen Armand, during the filming of "La Soledad". EFE/LA FAENA FILMS
 

 

New Short Film educates Undocumented immigrants on what to do if arrested

 03/07/2017 - 11:07
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The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA), the largest immigrant rights organization based in California, just released "America; I Too", the second short film in a series of films addressed to help illegal immigrants, starring Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:33am
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A screen shot of "America, I too", a short film to guide immigrants on illegal status, starring Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi. 

Trump: el elefante en la sala de los Oscars

 02/27/2017 - 12:55

Entre premios equivocados y un espíritu de camaraderismo, la octogésima novena entrega de los premios de la Academia no pudo obviar el gran elefante en la sala: el Presidente Donald Trump.

Entre los asistentes y presentadores, el guiño a la situación nacional actual estuvo a flor de piel.

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Monday, February 27, 2017 - 12:52pm
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Foto cedida por la Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science (AMPAS) el 26 de Febrero de 2017, donde muestra a los presentadores Hailee Steinfeld y Gael García Bernal en el escenario durante la octogésima novena entrega de los Premios Anuales de la Academia en el DOlby Theatre en Hollywood, California. EFE/EPA/AARON POOLE

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