Latin documentaries prestigious film festival selection in Cuba

A sample of 17 films make up the official list of the contest, which from December 1 to 11 will bet on a big Cinema, in clear allusion to the impact of the seventh art on the cultural scene, after the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. 19.

According to the digital portal Cubacine, documentaries (feature films) from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala and Cuba appear in the catalog, among which stand out independent productions and collaborations such as Eami (Paz Encina, 2020) made between Estonia, Colombia and Sweden.

In its 43rd edition, the International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will bring together Argentine titles such as Camuflaje, by Jonathan Perel; Corsini plays Blomberg and Maciel, by Mariano Llinás; Skiing, by Manque La Banca and Children of God, by Martín Farina.

Likewise, the exhibition of this South American nation integrates the documentary films We will be millions, Bolivia, Evo and the strength of a people, by Santiago Vivacqua and Diego Briata (2022), and What will be of the summer, by Ignacio Ceroi (2021).

Similarly, the installments Secret Friend, by Maria Augusta Ramos; Notes for a film, by Ignacio Agüero; Anhell 69, by Theo Montoya, Edna, by Eryk Rocha; Songs that flood the river, by Germán Arango Rendón and Nuestra película by Diana Bustamante Escobar.

They complete the selection of documentaries El silencio del topo, Dioses de México, Mafifa and Virgilio from the blue cabinet, works that add to the 15 fiction feature films, 15 medium-length films and shorts, 15 debut films and other pieces, which fight for the maximum prize of the contest: the Coral.