Director

Tomás Gutiérrez Alea

2 Films in collection
Memorias del subdesarrollo (Flyer)

Memorias del subdesarrollo (1968)

Following the revolution, Sergio, an upper middle-class Cuban from Havana finds himself alone when his wife and the rest of his family flee the island to settle down in Miami. Struggling to adjust to the new situation, to the seclusion and the new class relationships, he continues to live his life, goes through a few pathetic love stories, yet is unable to conceal the background that seems so much at odds with the new order. More

La muerte de un burocrata (Flyer)

La muerte de un burocrata (1966)

The story begins with the death of a model worker, who is buried with his labor card as a badge of honor. However, his widow is told she needs that card to claim the benefits she is entitled. The story then takes several surreal turns, as the family of the dead man try to recover the precious card from the grave. More