Cuba 50 is supported by the
Cuban Ministry of Culture, Cuban Embassy,
ComoNo, Music Fund for Cuba, Cuba Solidarity Campaign, Unison, Unite,
Thompsons Solicitors, Cuban Tourist Board and business, community and
cultural organisations based in the UK and Cuba.
Cuba50 logo thanks to Phill Pennington, image used in logo thanks to James Sparshatt www.capitalculture.eu
London Latin American Film Festival 2017
10 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
A retrospective of films and documentaries including films from and about Cuba. Curated by Cuban film specialist Eva Tarr. Various dates and venues. latinamericanfilmfestival.com
Wednesday 15 November 2017, 6pm Venue: Room LG01, Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths, University of London, Lewisham Way SE14 6NW
ABSENCE/AUSENCIA Country: Cuba, Director: Armando Capo, Year: 2011, Duration: 10' No dialogue. A mother and her son, make a living from the sea from their quayside home on Santiago de Cuba bay. In the course of the film, their very strong and strange relationship is revealed in all its complexity.
SHOWROOM Country: Argentine , Director: Fernando Molnar, Year: 2015, Duration: 78', English subtitles