‘Argentinean Days’ by Cervantes Institute
ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
The ‘Argentinean Days w’ill show movie titled ‘Loving Maradona’ on Feb 4.Ankara’s Cervantes Institute will host Argentinean Days events with the support of the Argentinean Embassy in Ankara between Jan. 23 and 29.
The events will start with a conference titled “Tango as a city structure” given by Argentinean writer Andres Neuman and continue with “Cinema and Football” cinema days, according to the institute’s written statement.
The conference by Neuman will be supported by Garanti Bank, Barcelo Eresin Topkapı and BBVA on Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Neuman will talk about the development of Buenos Aires and its cultural, musical and literary heritage. His presentation will feature tango song lyrics and music.
A cinema program on football between Jan. 4 and 19 is also included in the events. The cinema days aim to raise awareness of football’s influence on Argentina’s culture. Aiming to attract football fans, the event is supported by Pera Film, Istanbul Cervantes Institute, Ankara Argentina Embassy and Argentinean Film Association (INCAA).
There will be five films shown in the program, including one documentary about football. The Argentinean Days will show “Loving Maradona” on Feb. 4, “Argentine and Football Factory” on Feb. 5, “The road to San Diego” on Feb. 15 and “World Cup 1978, a Parallel Story” on Feb. 17.