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Mar 19 2013
Organization: Modern Languages & Literatures
Contact: Emily Kaney (ekaney@nmu.edu)

Cuban film showing - Wednesday!

The Cuban Film Festival continues this week with a showing of "Maluala"!

Date: Wednesday, March 20
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Jamrich 216
Cost: Free

Synopsis: In the early-mid 1800s runaway African slaves (cimarrones) hide in settlements (palenques) in the eastern mountains of Cuba. Palenque chiefs are divided when they receive an enticing offer from the Spanish Governor. Maluala is part of a trilogy of films about slave uprisings made by Afro-Cuban director Sergio Giral.

English subtitles.