16 November, Saturday
11.30-12.30 CCA Cinema
Lourdes Prieto / 2015 / Doc / 12 / 44mins
Our special guest at HGFF19, Mirtha Ibarra is one of Cuba’s greatest and best-loved actors. Her humanity, wit, intelligence and humour shine through in this warm and intimate portrait.
“It was up to my generation to break deeply rooted patterns. We were the first to wear miniskirts and bikinis. We’d read Simone de Beauvoir and thought virginity a nuisance.”