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Cuba, 1989 (MIFF 1990, Fiction)

Director: Lorenzo Regaiado

Regaiado's surprisingly direct attack on the abuse of power and privilege by Cuba's bourgeouise is one of several similar films coming from young Cuban filmmakers.
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