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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

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