The Cine Migratorio Film Festival

At the beginning of this summer I was furiously preparing for the third Cine Migratorio film festival in Santander, Spain. During my final three months of my Fulbright ETA grant, this film festival consumed me. It was exhausting, challenging, and frustrating at times. But it also gave me a sense of purpose and community that …

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New York premiere of “Concrete Coast” (“Costa de Cemento”) by Robert H. Pittman, Fulbright exgrantee

In 2003, Robert H. Pittman was in Madrid as a Fulbright grantee making a documentary film about tourism on the mediterranean coast. The result of his work is the award  winning documentary “Concrete coast” (26 min.). It premieres at the Architecture and Design Film Festival (Tribeca Cinemas) on October 20th. The filmmaker, who continues to …

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“Un diplomático americano en la España de Franco”

Para el próximo miércoles 13 de abril, la Embajada de los EE.UU. en España y el Instituto Internacional organizan la charla: “UN DIPLOMÁTICO AMERICANO EN LA ESPAÑA DE FRANCO” Memorias de Michael Rockland, Profesor de Rutgers University.  Será presentado por la profesora Carmen Manuel, Editora de la Biblioteca Javier Coy de Estudios Norteamericanos de la …

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Una inyección de energía

El miércoles 19 de enero celebramos el Encuentro Fulbright 2011. Para ello contamos con el incomparable marco del Instituto Internacional y la amabilidad de su directora, Pilar Piñón y el patrocinio de la Embajada de los Estados Unidos representada por el Public Affairs Officer and  Commission Co-Chair, D. Thomas Genton. Se dieron cita unos 100 …

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