03/06/2016 - 7:00 pm
03/06/2016 - 9:30 pm
AddressThe Ireland Institute, 27 Pearse Street, D2 View map
The Cuban Film Festival 2016 kicks off on Friday June 3rd in The Ireland Institute, 27 Pearse Street, Dublin 2. All events are free to attend, courtesy of the Cuban Embassy in Ireland.
Last Days of Home
Dir: Gustavo Pérez Fernández
Running Time: 12mins
A house, it’s history and a poem by Dulce Maria Loynaz takes the viewer on evocative journey to the roots of our history.
Never Ever Neverland
Dir: Mariana Ochoa
Running time: 1hr40mins
One of the saddest events in the history of Cuban society was Operation Peter Pan, the bitter exodus to the United States of more than 14,000 Cuban children who traveled there alone between 1960 and 1962, Film maker Marina Ochoa tries to unravel the confused history and to shine a light on what really happened.
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