CNN en Español presents its new series Docufilms

"CNN en Español presents its new series Docufilms"

CNN_en_Espa_ol_CNN en Español, the leading Spanish-language news channel, will start an interesting and reveling documentary series next Sunday, June 21 at 7 PM (EST) with argentine singer, songwriter, composer, actor, and the most prominent figure in the history of tango; “Carlos Gardel.”

Docufilms will include distinguished and inspiring stories that will capture the audience’s interest through a variety of profiles, biographies, art and uplifting historical documentaries. The first one, “Carlos Gardel” will reveal the life of the legendary Carlos Gardel.

The second, entitled “A Journey with Fidel,” this is an original documentary which include the story narrated and released by a young journalist from New York, Jon Alpert, who had the exclusivity to accompany Fidel Castro on his plane to the United Nations Conference in 1979 having an unique and privileged access to Fidel never seen before.

Other documentaries that will be part of the series include; “The 33”, about the rescue of the Chilean miners occurred in October 2010; “Neruda Passionate” with the biography of a man who fought against all odds to become a poet and overcame obstacles until been recognized with The Nobel Prize in Literature 1971; and “Oscar de la Renta,” whose name is synonymous of elegance, glamour and sophistication. This will show how his name is translated into a successful brand, associated with fragrances, leather and household items.

The new series of CNN in Spanish, Docufilms will premiere on Sunday June 21 at 7:00 pm (Atlanta) with “Carlos Gardel.”


CNN en Español

The CNN en Español business unit is responsible for several multi-media platforms geared toward Spanish-speaking audiences around the world, including CNN en Español 24 hour cable news for Latin America, Mexico and the U.S. in three separate feeds, reaching 37 million cable and DTH households throughout Latin American and 4 million households across the U.S., and CNN en Español Radio, which include affiliate radio stations across Latin America and the U.S. in its partnership with Stardome Radio Networks.