Vampires in Havana

Saturday 14 November 2020
12.30pm – 1.50pm

Juan Padrón / Cuba / 1985 / Animation, Comedy, Horror / 1hr20min

Scientist Werner Amadeus, son of Count Dracula, develops an anti-sun formula for vampires. He moves to Cuba with his nephew Joseph Emanuel. Joseph grows up drinking the formula and forgets his origin, becoming ‘Pepe’, a trumpet player mixed up with revolutionaries in 1933 Havana. Soon he will be in the centre of a dispute for his uncle’s formula between vampire factions from the USA and from Europe.

Q+A Ian Padrón, son of Juan Padrón

1.50 – 2.30pm

An opportunity to find out more about this famous animator, by his son

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