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VIDEO: New Costa Rican documentary explains forced Central American migration
Arts and Culture
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VIDEO: New Costa Rican documentary explains forced Central American migration

The Tico Times - April 4, 2017

Waves of Central American migration toward the United States have been increasing during the past decade, but the root causes are often misunderstood. To tell the untold stories…

PHOTOS: Thousands audition for Keylor Navas movie
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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PHOTOS: Thousands audition for Keylor Navas movie

AFP and Tico Times Staff - March 17, 2017

More than 2,000 people visited San José's National Stadium this week to audition for an upcoming film about the life of beloved Costa Rican goalkeeper Keylor Navas,…

Costa Rica film distributor launches anti-piracy campaign
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica film distributor launches anti-piracy campaign

L. Arias - March 1, 2017

San José-based film distributor Romaly has launched an initiative to fight online piracy in Costa Rica, which has one of the highest rates of piracy in Latin…

Arts and culture in brief: the (very spooky) week ahead in Costa Rica
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Arts and culture in brief: the (very spooky) week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - October 28, 2016

The Little Theatre Group has lined up quite a menu of thrills and chills for this Halloween weekend: on both Saturday (4 pm-7:30 pm) and Sunday (3…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - October 14, 2016

The Tico Times wishes everyone a happy Día de las Culturas, or Cultures Day, observed on Monday. While the traditional Limón Carnaval is not taking place this year,…

Got 10 minutes? Get inspired with one of our faves from the SHNIT Shortfilm Festival
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Got 10 minutes? Get inspired with one of our faves from the SHNIT Shortfilm Festival

The Tico Times - October 12, 2016

The SHNIT Shortfilm Festival showcased screens cinematic gems from around the world in Costa Rica last weekend. The festival takes place simultaneously in the cities of Bangkok, Bern, Buenos…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - October 7, 2016

A free festival at the National Cultural Center (CENAC) in downtown San José will feature Afro-Costa Rican, indigenous, Spanish, Italian, Jewish and Chinese cultural offerings and traditions,…

Documentary featuring former Costa Rica first lady premieres in San José
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Documentary featuring former Costa Rica first lady premieres in San José

The Tico Times - September 13, 2016

See also: Discovering Henrietta - the Alabama woman who became Costa Rica's First Lady “First Lady of the Revolution,” the new documentary that tells the story of…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - September 9, 2016

It's Children's Day today, and celebrations of los pequeñitos will dot the country throughout the weekend. One of the largest takes place at the National Museum on…

What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival
Artists
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Artists
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What not to miss at Costa Rica’s National Arts Festival

Amanda Zúñiga - August 4, 2016

See also: After 'FIAsco,' Culture Ministry regroups with National Arts Festival The International Arts Festival (FIA) and the National Arts Festival (FAN) have taken place in Costa…