El Techo

El Techo / On the Roof
Patricia Ramos | Cuba-Nicaragua | 2016 | Fiction | 75 min | NY PREMIERE
New York Film Academy 4/4 @ 5:00 PM
AMC Loews 34th St 4/6 @ 7:20 PM – Director present for Q&A

Three young friends who gather on a roof in Havana every day in the midst of boredom decide to set up their own business in this heart-warming drama. The cost of this dream, ultimately, will lead them to personal maturity and certain happiness.

Tres amigos se reúnen todos los días en la azotea de su edificio en La Habana. En medio de su aburrimiento, deciden armar un negocio propio. El costo de este sueño finalmente los conducirá a la madurez personal, no exenta de cierta felicidad.


Patricia Ramos has a Bachelor in Spanish Studies at the Havana University in 1999 and film writing at the International School of Cinema and TV in Cuba (EICTV) in 2001. She has been teacher of scriptwriting workshop in Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, Costa Rica and Venezuela. In 2009 she directed the documentary Ampárame from the TVE Serie History of Cuban Music and two short fiction films, The Courtyard of my Home, best short film in Cuba in 2007 and Nana in 2004.