Fátima o el Parque de la Fraternidad

Fátima o el parque de la fraternidad / Fatima
Jorge Perugorría | Cuba | 2014 | Fiction | 90 min | U.S. Premiere
Museum of the Moving Image 4/1 @ 4:30PM
– Actor Carlos Enrique Almirante present for Q&A
AMC Loews 34th ST 4/5 @ 9:15 PM
– Actor Carlos Enrique Almirante present for Q&A


SYNOPSIS

Based on the story of the same name by the prestigious writer Miguel Barnet, the film tells the story of Manolito, a young man who emigrated from the countryside to Havana, where he begins a new life as a transvestite performer and prostitute.

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Basada en la historia del mismo nombre por el prestigioso escritor Miguel Barnet, la película cuenta la historia de Manolito, un joven que emigró del campo a La Habana, donde comienza una nueva vida como artista travesti y prostituta.

DIRECTOR

Jorge Perugorría Rodríguez (aka “Pichi”) is a Cuban actor, Film Director and Painter. He is well known for his part as Diego in Strawberry and Chocolate. He recently acted in Steven Soderbergh’s Che, with Benicio del Toro. He lives in Santa Fe, a neighborhood on the outskirts of Havana, with his wife Elsa Maria fuentes de La Paz and their four children.