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Filminuto #5

Cuba, 1981 (MIFF 1983)

Director: Tulio Raggi

Old fairy tales are reworked, new jokes added, in this compilation of assorted animated snippets from Cuba.

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THE LAST SUPPER

This is the first colour film from Cuban director Tomas Alea, who made Memories of Underdevelopment in 1968. His latest film is about a negro slave revolt on a sugar plantation in the late eighteenth ... More »

Garbage

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TO A CERTAIN POINT

A writer preparing the screenplay for a film about machismo in modern Cuba conducts his research amongst the waterside ... workers in Havana. He expects to find there a contradiction between ... More »

REALENGO 18

The title of the film refers to a tract of land in Oriente province. The story concerns an uprising of guajiros against an American-run company's attempt to seize their land. Tete Vergara, a Negro ... More »

Woman Before The Mirror

Rosaria Suarez, a ballerina with the Ballet Nacional de Cuba, discusses the effects of motherhood on her work in the ballet company. ... More »

A GIRLFRIEND FOR DAVID

Una Novia Para David captures the situation of a young kid who leaves his village in 1966 to go to the University of Havana with a typical Cuban graffiti style, fast pacing, lots af music (Beatles ... More »

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