Tag: comedy

Miriam Alonso, humour on the island
Culture Visual Arts

Miriam Alonso, humour on the island

A long time ago she was the leader of Cuba’s cartoonists but because she was practically the only female caricaturist in the country, her work wasn’t seen as funny.   Charly Morales Valido   43 years ago she graduated from San Alejandro’s illustrious Academy of Fine Arts, and since then […]

The other Hamlet
Culture On Stage

The other Hamlet

William and Tommy Jessop fight to make the documentary of a play, starring young people with Down syndrome or learning disabilities. Text by Olga Briasco Photos by Blue Apple Theatre Staging the works of William Shakespeare is complex, but nevertheless Blue Apple Theatre, founded in 2005, persisted so that the […]

When a normal blog becomes a video
Lifestyle Ludotheque Youth

When a normal blog becomes a video

With more than 3 billion hits a day, YouTube has become the ideal platform for anonymous people to find fame thanks to vlogs, the audiovisual incarnation of the blog. Benjamin Serra What could possibly be of interest about what Charlie McDonnell, a twenty-something from England, has to say in his […]

Cinema, in all its genres
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Cinema, in all its genres

At first, nothing seems more arbitrary than classifying films by genre, other than using five or six firmly established labels. But then, you could say that it’s the most common films that are the easiest to place as part of an established genre. _ Rodolfo Santovenia * If that’s the […]