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“Santiago Álvarez in Memoriam” Contest

“Santiago Álvarez in Memoriam” Contest

As part of the “Santiago Alvarez in Memoriam” International Documental Film Festival (March 7-12), the organizers have announced the third edition of the photography contest –the deadline ends on Jan. 30- under the title “Earth, Life, Present, Future” as a call to save our planet.


Both professional and amateur photographers are entitled to sign up for the contest and no distinction in terms of nationality, age, gender, religious creed or place of residence will be made.


Each artist could submit individual or series of works together with a small résumé. The jury will be made up of outstanding international experts that will select and award prizes to the winning shots. The end results cannot be appealed. The exhibition of the winning pictures will be mounted in a major art gallery in the city of Santiago de Cuba.


For more information:,, y, and Santiago Alvarez Office: “Santiago Alvarez in Memoriam” International Documental Film Festival (President: Lazara Herrera), Edificio ICAIC: Calle 23 No. 1155, 3er. Piso, Vedado, Plaza, La Habana, Cuba.


Source: Cubafoto Cultural Project and Cuba’s Photographic Library