Take another look at Cuba through the lens of Cuban filmmakers from across Canada and the diaspora at this year's Alucine Latin Fim + Media Festival. Celebrating its 15th year, the festival shines the spotlight on Cuba with a few short film programmes--one in conjunction with a photographic exhibition. All films will include English subtitles.
CUBAN DIASPORIC FILMMAKERS IN CANADA
Friday, April 3rd, 6:00pm – 7:45pm
Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO)
317 Dundas St. West
Films Followed by Q & A with the filmmakers
Pay What You Can
This selection of short films will eschew stereotypical views of "Cubanness" while entertaining and elucidating.
THE GREAT SMALL CINEMAS OF CUBAN FEMALE FILMMAKERS
Pérez's "Municipal Swimming Pool" illuminates the lives of multiple generations that work and visit a public pool in Coruña, Galicia. While Hernandez's "Extravio" reveals the struggles of a Black Cuban woman trying to find her place among people of colour in Manchester, England.