About Us

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Havana Glasgow Film Festival (HGFF), born in 2014,  showcases Cuban cinema and culture within Havana’s twin city of Glasgow, Scotland. The festival celebrates local identities and cultures, highlighting the similarities between Havana and Glasgow and the thriving artistic talent that exists within both cities. 

Our sixth Havana Glasgow Film Festival,  running online from 10-15 Nov 2020,  will screen the best Cuban documentary, feature, animation and short films , facilitate discussions and host dynamic cultural events.  We have unique access to Cuban films  in the UK through our partnership with the
Cuban Film Institute (ICAIC).

This year we focus on extraordinary and exemplary practices originating in
Cuba through this year’s theme Extraordinary Cuba with a focus on Health, Innovation and Internationalism.