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CUBA 50 - celebrating cuban culture

Cuba50 - Celebrating Cuban Culture in 2017

Be inspired and celebrate the diversity and inventiveness of Cuban culture at events around the UK. There is something for everyone - from music to visual arts, dance, poetry, discussion, sports, film and performance. Report on Cuba50 festival in 2009 more >>

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Special offer on tickets to see Cuban documentaries at BFI London through August here>

Cuba50 competition: Win a pair of tickets to see Issac Delgado y su grupo in London on Saturday 22 July - congratulations to Ruth W, lucky winner in the draw for these tickets, drawn Mon 17 July!

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New Paths For Video Games In Cuba - A View From Cuba
First of all I confess that I am not a specialist in the subject of computer games. My first encounter with video games made in ... full article >>>

For An Impossible Cinema: Cuban Documentaries Of The 1960-70s - Tickets Special Offer
1 August 2017 - 31 August 2017 BFI (British Film Institute Southbank) looks back at the documentaries and experimental films of the 1960s-70s To enjoy two tickets ... full article >>>

UNESCO Makes Alicia Alonso World Ambassador For Dance
Awarded throughout her career with hundreds of international awards, the legendary Cuban ballet dancer Alicia Alonso was named this week while visiting Segovia in Spain, ... full article >>>

Designing Cuba - How Cuban Designers Are Leading The Way
They say we interact with more than 2,000 objects every day. The number could be even higher, just look around. Design is everywhere. It gives ... full article >>>

Cuban Director Patricia Ramos Releases Debut Feature Film The Roof
During the 38th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema held in December last year, the Cuban film El Techo (The Roof), by local filmmaker ... full article >>>

Cuban Film Posters Added To UNESCO's National Register As 'Memory Of The World'
The Cuban Cinematheque has received the certificate of registration of the Cuban film posters collection at the National Registry of UNESCO's 'Memory of the World' ... full article >>>

Competition: Win Tickets To See Issac Delgado Y Su Grupo In London Saturday 22 July
We have two tickets to see Cuban salsa/timba superstar Issac Delgado and his group in London on Saturday 22 July to give away, courtesy of ... full article >>>

Carlos Alberto Masvidal: "The National Design Award Is The Olympic Gold"
Carlos Alberto Masvidal Saavedra wasrecently awarded the National Design Award in Cuba. He talked to La Jiribilla about his artistic concerns, the importance of the ... full article >>>


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