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Memories of a Cuban Family

A Short film by Yan Vega

Produced by Mémoire Magnétique

Production year : 2007

    Synopsis

    At the beginning of the Cuban Revolution, Pedro, a young activist in the Communist Party, falls in love with Tatiana. He marries her and they have two children, Valentina and Ernesto, whom they raise in an atmosphere full of love, joy, and revolutionary ideology. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Pedro falls ill and dies suddenly. In Cuba, the situation grows worse. Valentina flees to Miami and Ernesto, who has become a taxi driver, leaves for Paris with one of his fares, a French woman. Tatiana remains behind alone in Cuba.

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Mémoire Magnétique

    Photos

    Full credits (8)

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Portrait

    Themes :

    Family, History

    Production language :

    Spanish

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2007

    Runtime :

    16 min

    Visa number :

    119.289

    Visa issue date :

    18/12/2007

    Production formats :

    HD

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    16/9

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

    Festival Selections (2)

    Regensburg Short Film Week - 2008

    Regensburg Short Film Week (Germany, 2008)

    Selection

    International Competition