Day: April 26, 2021

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‘Mank’: Oh, the love among the dispossessed | Oscar Awards 2021

The actor Gary Oldman, and ‘Mank’. Not having enough physical and emotional mental strength, nor too much capacity for fun, nor excessive cinephile curiosity, I am not seeing the Oscars ceremony live for the first time. I watch it delayed the next morning, struggling with technology, with very limited interest, speeding up the images. And […]

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Real Alcázar of Seville: The Sevillian girl with seven centuries of age | Culture

At 20 centimeters from the ground, on the main altar of the chapel of the Gothic palace of the Real Alcázar of Seville, rested the body of a blonde girl, about five years old and possibly of noble lineage who lived in the late Middle Ages. Last Tuesday, the team of archaeologists that carried out […]

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‘Scavengers’, the multiplayer survival game designed by former ‘Halo’ veterans | Blog 1 UP

It’s been more than a decade since Bungie and Microsoft parted ways. The saga Halo remained in the hands of 343 Industries, a studio formed ex profeso to develop the next adventures of the Master Chief. There was a transition process in which Josh Holmes, an industry veteran, was involved from the start. He was […]

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‘A place saved for something’: Luciana Cáncer, on anorexia: “My body saved me, it ignored my head” | Culture

Luciana Cáncer, author of ‘A saved place for something’, in Buenos Aires last week.SILVINA FRYDLEWSKY “I would like to say ‘I am cured, I am fine, my life is completely normal’, but in the head it is a distortion that remains forever,” says Argentine Luciana Cáncer when talking about the anorexia. In a place saved […]

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Pamplona suspends Sanfermines for the second consecutive year | Culture

Several people, on July 6, 2020 at the “no chupinazo” in Pamplona.PABLO LASAOSA The mayor of Pamplona, ​​Enrique Maya, announced this Monday the suspension of Sanfermines 2021, for the second consecutive year, due to the health situation generated by covid-19. The decision has been communicated at a press conference by the mayor, after meeting with […]

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The cinema wins, the Oscars lose | Oscar Awards 2021

From the moment of the nominations, a sigh ran through Hollywood: what if for the first time the Oscars for interpretation were taken by four non-Caucasian actors? With the best secondary statuettes quite clear (Daniel Kaluuya by Judas and the black messiah and Youn Yuh-jung for Threatening) there was only the auction of the protagonists. […]

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Frederic Seaman: John Lennon’s Helper | Culture

With increasing frequency, manuscripts, letters, postcards, doodles of the stars surface. In general, these are papers that have entered the auction house circuit, companies interested in publicizing their lots and inflating their “historical importance”. One day is the private contract by which Bob Dylan agrees to pay all the expenses of setting up a house […]

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Sergio Cabrera: “Fear saved me from fanaticism” | Culture

Sergio Cabrera Cárdenas, Colombian film director, screenwriter and producer, at his home in Madrid this April.Santi Burgos Sergio Cabrera (Bogotá, 71 years old) was 13 when his parents took him and his sister Marianela to prepare for revolutionary life in Mao’s China. At that age “one is very docile and very ductile, he got used […]

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The 2021 Oscars gala, in pictures

The 2021 Oscars gala, in pictures

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An explosion of ideas floods the non-fiction comic to portray the world of the pandemic | Culture

Cartoon drawn by Carl Nelson and written by Amber Cortés, from the book ‘Pandemia’ (Flow Press). Lilly Tsosie belonged to the Navajos, the largest Indian community in the United States; She was a family grandmother and gave herself to others in her job as a blood drawing technique. He died at the age of 65 […]

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