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Opening night film premiere, El Cuerno de la Abundancia (Horn of Plenty), a comedy by award winning Cuban filmmaker Juan Carlos Tabío and reception at The Directors Guild Theatre

50 years of the Development of Cuban Cinema
• Retrospective of Cuban master, Santiago Alvarez’ bold and unexpected images.
• Remembering Humberto Solas (1941-2008): Legendary filmmaker whose works encompassed key moments in Cuban and Latin American history
• Showcase of works by young Cuban filmmakers

Recent Puerto Rican Cinema: films by leading directors, Jacobo Morales, Raul Marchand, Edmundo Rodriguez, and Lilian Rosado

Stranger than Fiction:  A Tribute to award-winning Colombian director, Luis Ospina

Nuevas Miradas, New Views: the latest films produced by graduate students from the International School of Film and TV (EICTV), San Antonio de los Baños, Cuba

A selection of compelling documentaries

Premieres of award-winning films from the Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano that takes place each December in Havana

Special programming for children at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Educational programs including panel discussions, workshops, and Q&A sessions with filmmakers

Events with Filmmakers

Receptions and parties with Latin American delegates

Caminar / Walk

Dir. Adam Abada

U.S.–Cuba. 2009. Mini DV. Experimental. 12 min.
US Premiere

QUAD CINEMA 4/18 @ 3 pm

 
  • English
  • Spanish

The director went to Cuba for 3 months with the intention to make a documentary but he didn’t have a subject. Taking place over the course of just one night, Walk chronicles the events that unfolded as he walked around the streets of Havana with friends he met there.

En un viaje a Cuba por tres meses, el director tiene como propósito hacer un documental pero no tiene tema. Caminar transcurre en una noche y es una crónica de los eventos que se desarrollan mientras camina por las calles de La Habana con dos amigos que conoció allí.