This week: Cuban-American Film Festival

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Looking for something to do as we slip toward summer with warm evenings? Head on over to Casa Bacardi and enjoy these fine films.

The Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies Film Festival seeks to highlight the experiences of Cuban exiles and members of the Cuban-American community.
Specifically, the festival captures the unique events of these individuals via the medium of filmmaking. Ultimately, its purpose is to promote the inherent creativity of those willing to share their works and to recognize the accomplishments and difficulties of those living in or influenced by the Cuban Diaspora.

FEATURED PRESENTATIONS
CUBAN-AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL
MAY 5 – 9, 2008
Monday, May 5, 2008
7:00 PM
Fidel Castro: ¿Lo Absolverá la Historia?
Director: Eduardo Palmer
Audio – Spanish & English
Subtitles – English 59 minutes
Tuesday, May 6, 2008
7:00 PM
Freedom Flight
Director: Frank Quetglas
Rated – PG 13
Audio – Spanish & English
Subtitles – English 80 minutes
Wednesday, May 7, 2008
7:00 PM
Beyond Borders
Director: Brian Ging
Producer: David Szamet
Executive Producer: Simon Burrow
Audio: English 75 minutes
Thursday, May 8, 2008
7:00 PM
Dream Havana
Director & Producer: Gary Marks
Audio – English & Spanish
Subtitles – English 81 minutes
Friday, May 9, 2008
7:00 PM
Alamar Express: El Hombre Nuevo
Director & Co-producer: Patrycja Satora
Audio: Spanish
Subtitles: English 57 minutes

CONTACT:
Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies ( ICCAS )
Cuban-American Film Festival
The Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies is located on the University of Miami Campus at 1531 Brescia Avenue , Coral Gables , Florida 33124 .
Cost: $8.00 each film/$30 for the five movies. Seating capacity limited. For reservations, please call the Institute at (305) 284-CUBA (2822).
For additional information or details contact Eugene Pons at iccas@miami.edu.