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LA&S Film - Cuba Libre / Cuba Libra

  • Calendar Icon Saturday, 14 October, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Location Icon The Globe

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Opening night - hosted by the Cuban Embassy

Cuba Libre / Cuba Libra
Cuba
120mins (M)

After decades long struggle, intensified during The War of Independence of 1895, Cuban liberation army, while exhausted, had almost achieved autonomy from Spanish colonial rule. Simon and Samuel are two Cuban kids who will experience the defeat of the Spanish Army in their country and the ensuing US occupation in 1898, which frustrated the national desire of independence, as an intense period of their lives. 

In association with The Embassy of Cuba, Massey University and The Globe. Entry by donation.