On the evening of December 12, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium attended the 75th anniversary celebrations of CINEMATEK held at the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels.
During Thursday’s celebrations Her Majesty and guests watched the late Mr. Robert Flaherty’s 1922 documentary, Nanook of the North, and set to a live musical performance by composer, Mr. Gabriel Thibaudeau.
On December 12, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias arrived at the Auditorio Rafael del Pino in Madrid to attend the XVII Edition of Premios CODESPA.
As Honorary President of Fundación CODESPA the prince presented the award to various individuals and organizations in “…recognition of their contribution to eradicate poverty through projects and charitable initiatives as well as the promotion of social responsibility…” according to the Spanish royal court.
On December 12, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain attended the launch of Google Cultural Institute’s new app, La Herencia Española en los Estados Unidos de América (Spanish Legacy in the United States of America), at Casa de América in Madrid.
According to the Spanish news agency, EFE, the app “…includes text, images, recreations, photos and maps spanning the centuries from the Spanish colonial epoch up to the present day.”
For more information about the app, La herencia Española en los Estados Unidos de América, please click here.