The Casa: Los Dioses Rotos: Cuban Mini Film Festival
Venue: The Casa
Times: 19:00 - 22:00
Cuban Mini Film Festival: Los Dioses Rotos
2nd Session – Friday 2nd September, 7pm
‘Sex, Racism and Marginalisation in Cuban Cinema’
‘Los Dioses Rotos’ – (The Fallen Gods)
Directed by Ernesto Daramas, this film was Cuba’s candidate for the 2008 Oscars and tells the story of a young university professor, Laura who while researching the famous Cuban racketeer and pimp Alberto Yarini, who operated in the 1900s, finds herself entangled in present-day Havana’s dark side of prostitution and crime.