Skip to main content

Cyclone

Cuba, 1963 (MIFF 1965)

Director: Santiago Alvarez

A dynamic, documentary report, wilhout commen­tary, of devastation by the hurricane "Flora" through Cuba's provinces of Camueiicv and Ojienie in October, 1963.

See also...

Now

A look at racial discrimination in the United States. The background music is sung by Lena Horne. ... Grand Prize, Leipzig Festival. ... More »

The Thing

An agreeable example of Cuban animation — a simple parable told with wit, point and economy. ... More »

Sloppy Worker

Enrique Colina specialises in short satirical documentaries with a wicked sense of humour. Here, he examines the poor quality of Cuban products and services - even the film labs it seems!- (TB) ... More »

Uno, Dos Eso Es

An insight into the training methods used for the sport of boxing. ... More »

Con Amor

The traditional methods of making building materials are compared to the new ones introduced since the Revolution. ... More »

STORIES OF THE REVOLUTION

This film, of the final days of uprising against the Batista regime, first emphasizes the way ordinary people began to realise that violence was the only way before it turns attention to deeds of ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director