Ya no es antes

Ya no es antes / Not Like Before
Lester Hamlet | Cuba-Spain | 2016 | Fiction | 95 min | U.S. Premiere
SVA Theatre 3/31 @ 9:30PM – Director present for Q&A
NY Film Academy 4/4 @ 3:00PM


A former couple, separated since their teen-age years by immigration, meet again in Cuba four decades later. This will be their opportunity to see how much they have changed, and ascertain whether the love promises they made to each other forty years earlier were fulfilled or not.

Un retrato íntimo de una antigua pareja de novios que se reencuentra en Cuba luego de cuarenta años de separación. Juntos tratarán de navegar por los recuerdos del amor adolescente, ver cuánto han cambiado y comprobar si se han cumplido las promesas de amor hechas décadas atrás.


Lester Hamlet graduated in 1991 from the School of Art Instructors; he specialized in Theater Direction. He has studied at the International School of Cinema and Television of San Antonio de los Baños and other centers of Artistic Education. He is currently preparing his thesis as a director at the Faculty of Arts of the Media of the Audiovisual Communication of the Higher Institute of Art. He is a member of the SGAE (General Society of Authors and Publishers of Spain), a member of UNEAC, the National Video Movement of Cuba and the Cuban Association of Advertising and Publicity.