Skip to main content

The Hosts

Cuba, 2011 (MIFF 2012, Shorts showing before features)

Director: Miguel Angel Moulet

The Hosts

Winner of the Cinéfondation third prize at Cannes, this moving Cuban film follows 65-year-old Felix while his wife is in hospital for medical tests.

Screens with The Delay (Uruguay/Mexico/France, 84 mins).

D/S Miguel Angel Moulet P Ivette Liang L Spanish w/English subtitles TD digibeta/2011

See also...

Zergüt

Mouldy, decaying foods long forgotten in the depths of the refrigerator rise up against the fresh ingredients, their skirmishes soon escalating into total war. Foodstuffs morph, march, disintegrate ... More »

Snow Canon

Mati Diop (star of Claire Denis' 35 Shots of Rum, MIFF 09) directs this visually striking queer coming-of-age story about an affair between a young girl and her American housekeeper. ... Screens with ... More »

Yasmine

While Sarah is trying to conceive a child, she uncovers the confronting truth about her parents - retired activists from the Algerian communist party - and her own identity. ... Screens with The Rest ... More »

We Were Here

Created from the We Were Here project on YouTube, this short film is constructed entirely from 15 hours of footage uploaded from multiple participants around Australia. Rather than presenting a ... More »

The Cricket

Inspired by a true story, The Cricket is about a labourer inside an airport terminal who gets increasingly irritated by the sound of a cricket that he can't locate. ... Screens with Caesar Must Die ... More »

Random Strangers

Created as an inaugural work of the Cinema Reloaded crowd-funding project, this short film by Alexis Dos Santos (Unmade Beds, MIFF 2009) explores modern online youth culture. Two protagonists from ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director