Latin America’s largest electronic music festival returns to Rio

This week sees the Rio Music Conference once again in Rio de Janeiro, followed by a music festival scheduled to take place during Carnival

Jesse & Joy Win First Grammy

Jesse & Joy took home the Grammy for best Latin pop album for their LP Un Besito Más.

The undesired reflect in the mirror

The lack of promotion, the reluctance to different accents and the lack of distribution make Latin films distant from the public of other countries, despite the common language. Latin Americans don’t like Latin American films.

Pompidou: Colombia is an option

For its 40th anniversary, a Latin American headquarter for the Pompidou cultural center is already a project.

Literature the art of lying

“Los adioses” 55th anniversary reminds us of Juan Carlos Onetti, his vision about the Latin American Literature and its future.

Jon Secada's New Single 'Como Fue,' Feat. Beny

Jon Secada's forthcoming album will give new life to Beny Moré's classics including "Como fue” and other classical boleros.

Pompidou: Colombia is an option

For its 40th anniversary, a Latin American headquarter for the Pompidou cultural center is already a project.

A Latino actor for the “Scarface” reboot

The ‘80s version starred a non-Latino actor as a Cuban refugee.

Frida Kahlo Gallery: center of interchange

With an abundance of landscapes, portraits, nudes, abstract work and sculpture, made with diverse techniques and a great variety of styles, as well as formats, the 31st International Artists exhibition "Color es nuestro" was inaugurated at the Frida Kahlo Art Gallery.

Outraged with series about Chavez's life, Maduro orders a remake

Venezuela is riding its own wave of the fake news phenomenon. Insisting in its lack of accuracy, President Maduro not only has banned the airing of the miniseries about President Chavez, he has ordered the production of an alternate version

Netflix premieres series starring Kate Del Castillo

Netflix will premiere on March 24 the series "Ingobernable", starring actress Kate Del Castillo, which will be the second Mexican production that the platform emits.

The real end of the Mayas

Based on data obtained by radiocarbon studies, ceramic remains and highly controlled archaeological excavations, researchers were able to establish a fairly accurate chronology of population fluctuations, and how building construction increased and decreased in the area.

A place to remember

El Salvador pays tribute to one of the greatest attacks against civilians perpetrated by a Latin American army in aims of preventing violence in the country.

Disney Latin America doesn’t stop

After the imminent success of "Soy Luna", Disney XD Latin America launched the first advance of ONCE, the new original series of the channel produced entirely in Latin America and featuring talent from several Latin countries.

Traces of Maya civilization’s initial collapse found in Guatemala

Centuries before its cities were totally abandoned, the Mayan civilization suffered its first sudden collapse, US and Guatemalan researchers have determined at the Ceibal archaeological site in Guatemala

Is it possible to relive the muysca language?

Approximately a million people spoke Muysca in the Nuevo Reino de Granada (New Kingdom of Granada) before the arrival of the Spaniards, although some words still survive

War stories: “Campo minado”

A director in total possession of her means to join different languages and platforms, avoiding the empty drama and playing with the different tones to tell a horror story, nuanced but not less shocking in the “Campo minado” documentary film.

The “Rebozo purepecha” has deeper meaning

The purepecha rebozo is more than a piece to protect the woman from the cold. It is a symbol of their culture, identity, femininity and marital status which they carry with pride and elegance.

Leo Brower: Culture and history through music

The Latin America we know is a point of admiration, not of repose and analysis but of admiration to an aesthetic phenomenon of great importance. A blend of situations that made our roots. The well-known Cuban composer Leo Brower proves the point.

Fidel Castro: inspiration for “Infidel”

A new drama series is intended to explore the sentimental side of the Cuban leader Fidel Castro, who died last December. It is "Infidel," a project in the development stage led by the Mexican David Barraza Ibáñez and whose objective is to get deeper into the intimacy of Castro through the women who were part of his life.

Berlin Film Festival opened doors

Latin American film industry will represent an "important geographical point" in the Berlinale Forum section, dedicated to experimental cinema, with films from Brazil, Peru, Chile, Mexico and Argentina, and which will also screen a Spanish film, the organization.

Tejo: A banging good time

There is something intrinsically Colombian about the explosive sport of tejo, beyond the gunpowder and alcohol.

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