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LatinoBuzz: Film Delegation to Havana November 23-27

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • June 4, 2014 3:30 PM
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Americas Media Initiative (AMI) is organizing a special delegation in collaboration with OFAC licensed Anthropologie Consulting that will focus on contemporary filmmaking in Cuba from November 23-27, 2014

LatinoBuzz: PBS Documentary Series POV touring Cuba April 5-14

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • April 3, 2014 11:00 AM
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For the third year in a row, a U.S. documentary program will tour Cuba. Closing Distances/Cerrando Distancias 3, which takes place April 5-14 2014 will brig Simon Kilmurry, Executive Producer of PBS’s award-­‐winning POV (Point of View) television series, to Cuba.

Cuba Journal 2: U.S., Revolution and the Caribbean

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • January 9, 2014 8:00 AM
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The first day of the Havana Film Festival I was at the Hotel Nacional, registering for the festival, seeing familiar faces from Cuba and the Caribbean and old friends from the USA: Oleg Vidov and his wife Joan Borsten were there as Oleg who had starred in 3 Soviet films made in Cuba was an honored guest.

Cuba Journal: ¿Nuevo? ¿Cine? ¿Latinoamericano? ¡Viva Cuba!

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • December 26, 2013 11:13 AM
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The 35th Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano (aka Havana Film Festival), December 5 - 15th held its Opening Night at The Karl Marx Theater. Opening night film, Gloria, was preceded by an impressive performance of Cuba’s Contemporary Dance Company which was followed by a tribute to the animator Juan Padron. The announcment of the death of Nelson Mandela and a two minute silent memorial ended the evening on a sober note.

LatinoBuzz: Castro's Daughter Project Is Up For Adoption

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • August 21, 2013 5:00 PM
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Mankind Entertainment announced that British director Michael Radford is no longer attached to direct the upcoming award-driven historical drama. The split was amicable between producers and director and was based on script differences.

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