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Caribbean Topics at the San Francisco International Film Festival

Manuel Betancourt (Remezcla) recently featured Latin American (or Latin American-themed) films that will be screened at the San Francisco International Film Festival, which runs April 4 through 17, 2018. 203 more words


Screening: “Memories of Underdevelopment” (50th Anniversary Restoration)

A restoration of one of my favorite films—Tomás Gutiérrez Alea’s Memories of Underdevelopment [Memorias del subdesarrollo]—is being screened this week at the Coral Gables Art Cinema… 635 more words


Film: Ana A. Alpízar’s “El pescador” 

Manuel Betancourt briefly reviews Ana A. Alpízar’s short film El pescador and interviews the director for Remezcla. The Fisherman screens as part of the Shorts Program 3 at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. 452 more words


Film: The Coral Awards in Cuba

CubaNow reminds us that the International Festival of the New Latin American Film is still in progress and that two Cuban feature films are competing presently for the Coral Awards : … 204 more words


New Issue: Studies in Spanish & Latin American Cinemas (14: 2)

Edited by Ana M. López, Studies in Spanish & Latin American Cinemas, Volume 14 Issue 2, focuses on articles on Cuban cinema. Here are some of the articles included in the new issue: 118 more words


New Film: “Sergio & Sergei”

One of the Cuban films to be screened at the 42nd edition of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF, September 7-17, 2017) is Ernesto Daranas Serrano’s 2017… 319 more words


ICAIC announces death of Cuban filmmaker Miguel Torres

Cuban filmmaker Miguel Torres (1941-2017) passed away today, August 31, in Havana, Cuba. Cubacine reports:

From 1962 he began working at the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry. 72 more words