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FRESA Y CHOCOLATE / STRAWBERRY & CHOCOLATE
Tomás Gutierrez Alea Cuba, 1993, 35mm, 110 min.

Diego, a cultivated, openly gay man, falls in love with a young heterosexual communist full of prejudice and dogma. What begins with repulsion and rejection, turns into a friendship between two men; a friendship surpassing ignorance and homophobia.

Diego, un hombre cultivado y abiertamente gay, se enamora de un joven comunista heterosexual lleno de prejucios y dogmas. Lo que comienza con la
repulsión y el rechazo, se convierte en una amistad entre dos hombres, que supera la ignorancia y la homofobia.

Oscar Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film, Best Picture at Berlin Film Fest, Gramado Film Fest, Best picture, screenplay, actress at Havana Film Festival; Special Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival
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Actress Mirtha Ibarra Present