Other honorees with the Pencho Cros prize of the 59th edition of the International Festival of Cante de las Minas are Antonia Esther Martínez (Plastic Arts) Peñarroya City Council (Music diffusion) Casa de Murcia in Stockholm (Diffusion of Flamenco) and Pedro Albaladejo and Pedro Valeros (Journalism, posthumous)
The actor and film director Paco León has accepted the award Pencho Cros de Audiovisuales for the series "Arde Madrid" in which the world of flamenco tablaos appears in the 50s and 60s, very visited by some of the protagonists of the series , a very funny reality-fiction Ava Gardner.
In addition, in the soundtrack of Arde Madrid we can listen to different styles of flamenco and artists of the time such as Lola Flores and Manolo Caracol.
Other winners of the Pencho Cros in this 59th edition of the International Festival of Cante de las Minas, are: the Unionense Antonia Esther Martínez in the section of Plastic Arts in recognition of his career and his activity "Painting the cante".
The Town Hall of Peñarroya Pueblonuevo has also been rewarded in the Musical Diffusion section and the Casa de Murcia in Stockholm for the Diffusion of Flamenco.
On this occasion there are two prizes of Journalism posthumous to journalist Pedro Valeros and Pepe Albaladejo. The Pencho Cros de Mecenazgo award is granted this year to Laboratorios Prady Normapiel SL - Manufacturer of Perfumes.
The prizes are given during the celebration of the Festival