Friday, April 19, 2013

Cuban Film Series: "Unfinished Spaces"

CUBAN FILM SERIES THURSDAYS AT 7:00PM



May 16   Unfinished Spaces
Facilitated by Dr. Olga Juzyn, Chair, Dept. of Modern Languages, Rhode Island College

"'Cuba will count as having the most beautiful academy of arts in the world.' —Fidel Castro (1961)
 

Ballet Garatti
Cuba's ambitious National Art Schools project, designed by three young artists in the wake of Castro's Revolution, is neglected, nearly forgotten, then ultimately rediscovered as a visionary architectural masterpiece...

Unfinished Spaces features intimate footage of Fidel Castro, showing his devotion to creating a worldwide showcase for art, and it also documents the struggle and passion of three revolutionary artists.

Directed by Alysa Nahmias and Benjamin Murray
2011 / HD / Color / 16:9 (1.78:1) / 86 min / Stereo
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For more information on the film visit: http://www.unfinishedspaces.com/

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