Classic and new Cuban Shorts

13  November, Wednesday

19:30-21:30 CCA Cinema

Classic Short and Short films from world-renowned International Cuban Film School (EICTV) + Panel discussion on challenges for film / art students post-graduation.

17.30-19:00 CCA Saramago Bar

Join us before the screening to welcome our Cuban guests to Glasgow and hear an informal introductory talk by Julie Valdes from ICAIC (The Cuban Film Institute) about the History of Cuban Cinema on the 60th anniversary of ICAIC. Complimentary drink and snacks provided (ticket holders only).

Por Primera Vez / For the First Time

Octavio Cortazar / 1968 /Doc / N/C/ 10mins

This short documentary gathers the experiences of a rural community in the mountains of Cuba, where cinema arrives “for the first time,” thanks to mobile cinemas created for the revolution. The film depicts the different emotions of an audience of children, women and men from the countryside when seeing the first film of their lives.

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