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In Memoriam: Gabriel García Márquez and Cinema
Thursday, 17 April 2014 20:46

Sad news emerged from Mexico City yesterday as the celebrated Nobel-winner writer Gabriel García Márquez died at the age of 87. Born in Aracataca, Colombia on March 6, 1927 the acclaimed novelist had a close, passionate and influential relationship with cinema throughout his career, including considering becoming a filmmaker at a certain point of his life. García Márquez's initial contact with cinema was through film criticism. Working as a columnist for the newspaper El Universal de Cartagena in 1948 he wrote about some films. A couple of years later and working for the newspaper El Heraldo de Barranquilla he also wrote some film reviews under the nom de plume

Two Argentinean Films Headed to Cannes
Thursday, 17 April 2014 13:45

The Argentinean film Retratos salvajes / Wild Tales (pictured) by Damian Szifron has been announced this morning as the only Latin American film participating in this year's official competition at the Cannes Film Festival. Szifron's film,

BAFICI Announces 2014 Winners
Sunday, 13 April 2014 14:56

The Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema (BAFICI) announced yesterday the winners of its 16th edition in Argentina. In the official international competition, the Peruvian film El mudo / The Mute by the brother directors Daniel and Diego Vega was awarded the prize for Best Director and for Best Actor. The Argentinean film Mauro by Hernán Rosselli was awarded the Jury

MoMA Salutes Ibermedia in its 15th Anniversary
Monday, 14 April 2014 18:20

The Museum of Modern Art has announced the film series ‘Iberoamérican Images: The State of Art,' saluting Ibermedia’s 15th Anniversary and presenting nine feature films including a one-week theatrical engagement of Mercedes Moncada's Palabras mágicas (Romper un

Argentinean Actor Alfredo Alcón Dies
Saturday, 12 April 2014 15:27

Alfredo Alcón (pictured), considered one of Argentina's finest actors, died yesterday in his home in Buenos Aires at the age of 84. Born Alfredo Félix Alcón Riesco on March 3, 1930, Alcón worked extensively in film, theater and television in a professional career that spanned over 50

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