22-28 Sept 2021
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Now

A documentary that uses file footage, both moving pictures and stills, to trace the long struggle of African Americans in the United Stated to gain equal rights. Major incidents in the struggles are shown.

Now (1965)

Region:

Cuba

Rating:

PG

Director(s):

Santiago Álvarez

Showtimes:

Wed 21 Aug 2019, 2.00pm,


Santiago Álvarez

Santiago Álvarez was born on March 18, 1919 in Cuba as Santiago Alvarez Roman. He was a prolific Cuba filmmaker who wrote and directed many documentaries and short films about Cuba after the revolution. He developed a unique style of using found materials, including Hollywood clips, cations and photographs, and incorporating them into his innovative films. He was known for 79 primaveras (1969), Hanoi, Tuesday 13th (1968) and El sueño del pongo (1970). He died on May 20, 1998 in Havana, Cuba.

 

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