Ai Weiwei remembers disappearance of 43 Mexican students

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Chinese artist Ai Weiwei's interest in studying human rights around the world led to his meeting with relatives of the 43 college students who disappeared in southern Mexico in 2014...

Mexico City neighborhood celebrates "Roma" nominations

MEXICO CITY (AP) — News of Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" being nominated for 10 Academy Awards Tuesday had residents of the director's childhood Mexico City neighborhood joyfully mining their own memories a...

'Roma' actresses drew on personal lives for inspiration

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Playing Cleo in director Alfonso Cuaron's Spanish-language film "Roma " was for Yalitza Aparicio much more than putting herself in the shoes of another woman. For the lead actress o...

Bad Bunny surprises fans for Xmas with first album

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Bad Bunny has a very special Christmas present for his fans: his first album with 13 new songs, including his new single "Solo De Mi." The album, released Monday, ...

A new wave of Mexican filmmakers succeeds internationally

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A trio of Mexican directors known as the Three Amigos has made their mark on Hollywood, dominating the Academy Awards best picture contest in recent years with films that have littl...

A new wave of Mexican filmmakers succeeds internationally

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A new wave of Mexican filmmakers is succeeding abroad — and unlike recent best picture winners — they're doing it with local productions that spotlight their homeland. ...

'Fortune Teller' anchors Caravaggio installation in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The celebrated painting "The Fortune Teller" by Caravaggio is going on display in Mexico City in what curators describe as a multi-sensory exhibit that brings the public into the It...

Ziering: 'Sharknado' has 'secret sauce' he can't explain

MEXICO CITY (AP) — When he read the script of the first "Sharknado", Ian Ziering says he had his doubts. The actor said in a recent interview that he told his wife that if he did the...

Singer Abel Pintos reflects on his 11th album, '11'

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Argentine musician Abel Pintos says he found his calling as a child. "I was clear that music was going to become a language for me," he told The Associated Press b...

"El vigilante" y "Bellas de noche" ganan en Morelia

MORELIA, México (AP) — La ópera prima sobre la larga noche del cuidador de un edificio en obra del director mexicano Diego Ros, "El vigilante", se alzó el sábado con el premio al mejor largometraje me...

Amat Escalante: "Quise abrir la realidad"

MORELIA, México (AP) — Amat Escalante presentó en el Festival Internacional de Cine de Morelia "La región salvaje", la cinta por la que fue galardonado como mejor director en el Festival de Cine de Ve...