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  • Buenos Aires Indie Fest Showcases New Argentine Talent

    The Buenos Aires Intl. Independent Film Festival -- Bafici -- marks South America's biggest indie arthouse movie meet, and a springboard for new Argentine film talent. The 2014 edition, which runs April 2-13, boasts 450 titles, and looks to improve...
  • Buenos Aires Festival Opens Path for Local Talent

    In Latin America, the combination of muscular government funding, the boom in pay TV households and ironically, lack of stars, is pushing regional filmmakers to try more genres and create original visions. Indeed, Latinos have directed five of the No. 1...
  • 'Fifi,' 'Bug,' 'Manakamana' Win at Buenos Aires' Bafici

    MADRID - Mitra Farahani's portrait of Iranian artist Bahamn Mohasses, "Fifi Howls With Happiness" topped the International Competition at the 16th Buenos Aires International Independent Film Festival (BAFICI), which wrapped Sunday. Distinguished with a...
  • Juan Gelman dies at 83; renowned Argentine poet and political exile

    Argentine poet Juan Gelman, an exile whose writings were colored by personal tragedy he suffered at the hands of his country's brutal military dictatorship, died in Mexico City on Tuesday. He was 83 and had been battling leukemia. Gelman, a leftist with...
  • Review: 'Cartwheel' by Jennifer duBois

    Review: 'Cartwheel' by Jennifer duBois
    There are passages of observation so closely controlled and beautiful in "Cartwheel," the second novel by Jennifer duBois, that what she describes seems as if it will stay described for good. Of a Boston train station, she writes that "the clean sheets of...
  • Skirball's 'Transatlantico' film series spotlights a shared history

     Skirball's 'Transatlantico' film series spotlights a shared history
    When the Skirball Cultural Center launched its Latin Jewish film series seven years ago, it caught some members of both ethnic groups by surprise. "People acted just shocked that there were Jews south of the border," said Jordan Peimer, the Skirball's...
  • Ted Turner Hospitalized in Argentine Capital

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- American media mogul Ted Turner has been hospitalized for an undisclosed ailment in Argentina's capital. Turner Enterprises spokesman Phillip Evans in Atlanta said the CNN founder was hospitalized in South America and that...
  • FOTOS: Cantautor argentino Kevin Johansen en concierto New World Center

    FOTOS: Cantautor argentino Kevin Johansen en  concierto New World Center
    El nombre de su más reciente disco Bi es también la mejor forma de describir a Kevin Johansen: bicultural y bilingüe. Aquello de "ser o no ser" — en este caso, americano o argentino — nunca ha sido dilema existencial para este cantautor y...
  • Fernández regresa a Buenos Aires tras una criticada ausencia por vacaciones

    Fernández regresa a Buenos Aires tras una criticada ausencia por vacaciones
    La presidenta argentina, Cristina Fernández, regresó hoy a Buenos Aires tras pasar las vacaciones de Navidad en la localidad sureña de El Calafate, una ausencia de más de dos semanas que ha sido fuertemente criticada por la oposición, informaron medios...
  • Letras argentinas de luto por la muerte de Gelman

    Letras argentinas de luto por la muerte de Gelman
    El mundo argentino de la cultura se vistió de luto por la muerte del poeta Juan Gelman, que falleció a los 83 años en la capital mexicana, donde residía desde hace más de veinte años. El secretario de Cultura de la Nación, Jorge Coscia, consideró que...
  • Calm returns to Argentine provinces after looting and violence

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Calm returned Friday to more than a dozen Argentine provinces wracked by looting and violence that left 13 dead and 200 injured and caused millions of dollars in property losses. The chaos in 20 provinces during the...