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Actor Óscar Sánchez Zafra dies | Culture

Actor Óscar Sánchez Zafra, last January.CNTC//TWITTER / Europa Press Óscar Sánchez Zafra, who was one of the hard core members of the Teatro Meridional company before joining the National Classical Theater Company, died this Sunday at the age of 52. He had a stage presence and an expressive face, with lively eyes, with which he […]

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Olympia Dukakis, actress and Oscar winner for ‘Moonlight Spell’ dies | Culture

The American actress Olympia Dukakis died this Saturday in New York (United States) at the age of 89, as reported by his brother, Apollo Dukakis, on his Facebook profile, where he has shared the news with his followers. “My dear sister passed away this morning. After spending many months in failing health, he rests in […]

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Óscar Castro in burning memory | Culture

Óscar Castro, in Santiago de Chile in 2016Ministry of National Assets of Chile When Óscar Castro – an eminent Chilean theater man who died on Sunday in Paris from covid at the age of 73 – decided to stay in his country and not go into exile after the military coup against Salvador Allende in […]

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Chloé Zhao makes history at the Oscars but not in China | Oscar Awards 2021

Chloé Zhao from Beijing collects the statuette for best director during the 93rd Oscars.DPA via Europa Press / Europa Press Chloé Zhao from Beijing became the first Asian and only the second woman to win an Oscar in the directing category on Sunday. The director took home two statuettes at the atypical Academy gala, marked […]

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Frances McDormand, the nomadic queen of Hollywood who says many times no | Oscar Awards 2021

Actress Frances McDormand in the three films that have earned her an Oscar: ‘Fargo’ (1996), ‘Three advertisements on the outskirts’ (2017) and ‘Nomaland’ (2021). After giving the shortest Oscar night speech, at just 35 seconds, actress Frances McDormand howled into the microphone. “We give this to our wolf,” she said, as she collected the best […]

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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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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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Oscars: From Glenn Close’s ‘perreo’ to Thomas Vinterberg’s emotion: the best moments of the Oscars 2021 | Oscar Awards 2021

Glenn Close, upon arrival at the 93rd Academy Awards. The actress starred in one of the moments of the night with her ‘perreo’.POOL / Reuters Three and a quarter hours has lasted the atypical gala of the Oscars 2021, a ceremony somewhat longer than normal, with some problems of rhythm and few notable moments outside […]

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‘Nomadland’ Makes History at the Pandemic Oscars | Oscar Awards 2021

Hollywood has advocated this Sunday for the future of cinema and diversity in the industry. One of the main engines of entertainment has wanted to say why it is still relevant. The plot comes when movie theaters are just a vague memory for millions of people. 2020 was the year of the coronavirus and for […]

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Four Latin Americans win the Oscar for making sound a character | Oscar Awards 2021

The movie Sound of Metal, whose sound was edited and mixed by a Venezuelan and three Mexicans, has won the Oscar for best sound this Monday morning. It is a unique film for this category, since it is about a musician who loses his hearing and goes deaf from one moment to another. Sound and […]

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