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The dark knight lies
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The dark knight lies

The new Batman film, The Dark Knight Rises, is a triumphant conclusion to Christopher Nolan’s trilogy.. . Steve Latham , It compares favourably with the recent Marvel franchise, Avengers Assemble. Instead of gauche, puerile, superficial humour, “The Dark Knight Rises” recounts an epic, mythic, tale of the wounded hero: darkness […]

Cinema inspired by heat
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Cinema inspired by heat

The Instituto Cervantes is offering a series of Spanish films where high temperature features as the main character.– – In summer, heat plays a leading role in Spanish life. At times, the rising level of the thermometer can change a person’s lifestyle, when the heat is all you can think […]

The Colombian conflict on film
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The Colombian conflict on film

In August, the third Caravana Internacional de Abogados (International Lawyers’ Human Rights Delegation) will travel to Colombia to condemn the situation the country’s lawyers find themselves in.  They have organised a fundraising evening of cinema. _ The Colombian Caravana was set up in 2008 to support lawyers working for the […]

A night of Neruda
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A night of Neruda

The Venezuelan Embassy is organising an evening to celebrate the Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda. The event will be attended by his biographer, Adam Feinsteiny, and accompanied by a screening of the film “El cartero (y Pablo Neruda)”. _ Legend has it that Pablo Neruda died from the wounds of his […]