Following President Obama’s announcement that the U.S. would begin normalizing relations, Cuba is on the cusp of cultural, social and economic change – an unprecedented development for a country that has experienced limited growth since its revolution in the 1950s.
PATRIA O MUERTE: CUBA FATHERLAND OR DEATH
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New films by Errol Morris and Steve James; films starring Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds, ballerina Wendy Whelan, and jazz singer Lee Morgan are among the lineup for the 2016 Spotlight on Documentary section of the 54th New York Film Festival
HBO has confirmed a diverse array of timely and thought-provoking documentaries for the second half of 2016, including MARIELA CASTRO’S MARCH: CUBA’S LGBT REVOLUTION; PATRIA O MUERTE: CUBA, FATHERLAND OR DEATH; CLASS DIVIDE, and THE TRANS LIST.