Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday highlighted the scope of the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, an event on which he recognizes the identity and prestige of creation in the region.
‘Our cinema thinks, debates, assumes and grows itself. Congratulations to filmmakers and organizers’, the president posted on his Twitter account, on occasion of the celebration these days in Havana of the 40th edition of the festival.
The festival will end on Sunday, after more than 370 films, including those opting for the Coral Prize in different categories, were screened.
Renowned actors, directors and other film specialists from several countries of Latin America and the world have met in Havana.