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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

Box Office

Tickets for individual screenings at Quad Cinema will be on sale through Quad Cinema and

Quad Cinema
34 West 13th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenues)
(212) 255-8800 schedule
(212) 255-2243 office

Admission:  $11.00 ADULTS; $8.00 SENIORS 62+ and CHILDREN ages 5-12
Restrictions: Children under 5 yrs. are not admitted. Pets are not admitted. Late arrivals may not be admitted.
Accessibility: Listening devices provided upon request. Wheelchair accessible.
Tickets available through , (212) 777-FILM (Express Code: 636), or at Quad Cinema Box Office.

The NY Directors Guild Theatre
110 West 57th Street (between 6th & 7th Avenues)

Admission: Only Opening Night tickets available for this venue. Purchase your Opening Night Film & Reception ticket ($100) or Festival Pass here.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
(212) 535-7710 information

Admission: FREE with Museum admission, membership or FESTIVAL PASS. Suggested admission $20 ADULTS, SENIORS (65 +), $10* STUDENTS, FREE for CHILDREN under 12 (accompanied by an adult)         
Advance Tickets available through or in person
*The Museum participates in several programs that include free admission for students (w/student ID).

King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, NYU
53 Washington Square South (Between Thompson & Sullivan Streets)
(212) 998-3650 information

Admission: FREE

Ida K. Lang Recital Hall at Hunter College
424 Hunter North, 69th Street (between Lexington & Park Aves)
(212) 772-2447 information

Admission: FREE

The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1040 Grand Concourse @ 165th St., The Bronx
(718) 681-6000 information

Admission: FREE

Queens Theatre in the Park
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Corona NY 11368
(718) 760-0064 box office

Admission: FREE

Festival Passes

Festival Pass purchase options:

  • A Havana Night Benefit Gala
  • VIP Festival Pass
  • Festival Pass
  • Weekend Pass
  • Weekday Pass
  • Opening Night Film & Reception
  • Closing Night Film & Reception

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BUY PASSES by mail: fill out pdf form

Please make checks payable to: American Friends of the Ludwig Foundation of Cuba

Mail to:
3 East 69th Street, #SR2,
New York NY 10021