EL MOLINO. UN SIGLO DE HISTORIA, DE LLUÍS PERMANYER. Women who travel for sex: Sun, sea and gigolos - Home News, UK. But this holiday romance is not all it seems.
The woman is white, in her late 50s; the man, black, 18 - and paid for his attentions. The scene - from the controversial new French film, Heading South, which opened this weekend, starring Charlotte Rampling, makes us confront uncomfortable truths about sexuality in a globalised world, and the legacy of colonialism. In the film, an intelligent, provocative take on sex tourism in the late-1970s, Rampling plays Ellen, an American professor, who spends every summer at a private resort in Haiti, where beautiful, muscled black boys are available to the female clientele, mostly affluent single women in their forties, who despair of finding mates through more conventional means. "More than sex, they are seeking a tenderness that the world is refusing them," the film's director, Laurence Cantet, explains. Fast-forward 30 years, and the reality of sex tourism is anything but tender. For others, this is exploitation pure and simple.
Cuba: Discovering Its People and Culture. Within cities seemingly frozen in time beats the vibrant pulse of Cuba’s most valuable resource: its people.
Connect with Cubans of all backgrounds on this unique program, learning about their everyday lives and examining the forces that have shaped Cuban culture. From the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Old Havana and Trinidad to colonial Cienfuegos, meet historians and scientists, athletes and artists, entrepreneurs and musicians—and experience this fast-changing island nation through their eyes. Trip Highlights Discuss historic preservation with local experts, and meet residents as you explore Old Havana and Trinidad.Witness Cuba’s shifting cultural and economic landscape on visits to schools, art studios, and privately owned businesses.Soak up rhythms of all sorts—from Afro-Cuban to award-winning a capella.Spend time with local dancers and musicians in the colonial city of Cienfuegos.
Itinerary - 9 Days Day 1 — Miami, Florida/Havana, Cuba Depart Miami on a charter flight. Day 2 — Havana. Real England - The Battle Against The Bland. PATAGONIA.
England In Particular. Taste faversham - join us in our quest for the TASTE OF REAL FOOD! Tastefaversham approved links Oxfam: An Evening of Food and Friends Prince of India Restaurant, Preston Street, FavershamOxfam Faversham fundraiser in aid of Oxfam projects in Bangladesh.
Price £15, drinks excluded. Contact Janice (07979 900425) or Susanna (07947 252538) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.When: 26th January 6pm to 8pm Faversham Food Festival is to be set up as a not for profit company with the following directors: David Selves, Grahame Kane, Harold Goodwin, Katy Cox, David Simmons and Stefano Cuomo Additional directors will be invited to join the Board from time to time but the founding directors firmly believe that for the project to bring true reward to Faversham it is essential that control remains with a small dedicated group and that under no circumstances should “big business” ever be able to dictate the course or composition of the festival or dominate it. There has been friendly rivalry between Faverham and Ludlow about real food for some years. Press Office - Village SOS press pack: BBC Learning campaign.