Along with a varied proposal of different Latin American filmmakers, Cuba had its space at the Toronto Latin American Film Festival with the feature film "Cuentos de un Día Más", by renowned director Fernando Pérez.
After 8 years of the Festival and under the spot of the tourist campaign Cuba Única, the Consul General, Jorge Yanier Castellanos Orta, highlighted the importance of these scenarios for the preservation of Latin American culture and paid a well-deserved tribute to Ché on the 55th anniversary of his assassination, as one of the greatest sons of our America.
The second edition of the collective visual art exhibition "Sendas Abiertas" (Open Paths) was inaugurated at the Moroccan Cultural Center in the city of Montreal, with presentations by artists from Cuba and other countries such as Argentina, Guatemala, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Panama, Honduras, El Salvador, Peru, Iraq, Morocco, Serbia and Switzerland.
Cuban culture was represented by artists Yoel Finalet and Michel Johnson, who enriched the exhibitions with the identity values of their works.
Within the framework of the Hispanic American Heritage Month in Canada, a cultural event was held in the village of Saint-Constant, belonging to the province of Quebec. The occasion was an opportunity to share the traditions that unite and at the same time diversify the culture of the countries of the region.
The party was attended by Susana Malmierca Benítez, Consul General in Montreal, who was able to share with the organizers of the event and other members of the diplomatic corps.