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COVERING CUBA 5: ACT OF REPUDIATION<BR> ACTO DE REPUDIO <BR>
FORFREEDOM-JUSTICE ^ | December 30, 2006 | Agustin Blazquez

Posted on 01/05/2007 1:12:24 PM PST by CHACHI

AB INDEPENDENT PRODUCTIONS/CC5
producer/director Agustin Blazquez
interviewer/assistant producer Jaums Sutton
© 2007 ABIP All Rights Reserved

distributed by www.CubaCollectibles.com
running time: 58' Color/B&W VIDEO DVD & VHS HI-FI Stereo
In English with Spanish subtitles

This is the fifth documentary of the series COVERING CUBA.
The first COVERING CUBA was released in 1995, followed by COVERING CUBA 2: The Next Generation in 2000
COVERING CUBA 3: Elian in 2002
and COVERING CUBA 4: The Rats Below in 2004

"Act of Repudiation" as practiced by the Cuban government, is the official use of public intimidation and repression against individuals and their families because of their views, through the used of trained mobs and violence, akin to those employed by Nazi Germany and the Ku Klux Klan.

ARTS AND POLITICS ARE INSEPARABLE IN CUBA

This is the story of the Act of Repudiation directed at internationally renowned concert guitarist Carlos Molina and his family. Molina and daughter Maritza, a child at the time of the assault, describe the acts of the government-incited mobs that attacked their home and the resulting trauma they still feel today. The Act resulted from Molina's request to emigrate, with his American-born wife, Marisa and his three daughters, to the U.S.
Molina, lauded as founder of the Cuban School of Guitar, began his performing career in 1969, the same year he graduated from the School of Law at the University of Havana. Daughter Maritza, an artist, relates the trauma she suffered by the Act of Repudiation directed at her family, which to this day, impacts her life and her artwork.

Featured: CARLOS MOLINA, MARITZA MOLINA with the collaboration of MARISA MOLINA

Music: all guitar pieces performed by CARLOS MOLINA and sung by soprano MARISA MOLINA

Vuelo del Moscardon by Rimsky Korsakov courtesy of PAQUITO D'RIVERA from the complementary CD of his book "Mi Vida Saxual," © Paquito D'Rivera 1998

Help (fragment), The Beatles by LENNON & McCARTHY
Clarinet notes by RICHARD STUMPF
Other incidental music arranged by Agustin Blazquez
Cover and featured artworks by MARITZA MOLINA © Maritza Molina 2006, All Rights Reserved

Preview at:
http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-3251464116022175058&hl=en

AVAILABLE AT:
http://www.cubacollectibles.com/cuba_C.mvc?p=108-CC5
ph: 305 753-8610

This documentary contains art photos that may be offensive, parental discretion advised.


TOPICS: Cuba; Free Republic; Front Page News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS:
THE REALITY OF CUBAN LIFE UNDER CASTRO’S REGIME!
WHAT THE U.S. MEDIA DOESN’T TELL
DON’T MISS THIS DOCUMENTARY
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 8 p.m.
TOWER THEATER
1508 S.W. 8th Street, Miami, Florida
Contacts:
Juan Mendieta, Director of Comunications, 305 237-7611
Beverly Counts Rodrigues, Director of Public Relations with the Press: 305-237-3949
Alejandro Rios: 305-237-7482 & 305-989-1701
1 posted on 01/05/2007 1:12:25 PM PST by CHACHI
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To: CHACHI

BUMP!


2 posted on 01/05/2007 2:30:27 PM PST by Luis Gonzalez (Some people see the world as they would want it to be, effective people see the world as it is.)
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The Tower theatre is stll called the Tower theatre? I remember seeing Elvis there in person in 1957. My grandmother's house was at 16th and 11th st. I am really surprised. That is now Little Havana CENTRAL and the name hasn't been changed by now to something more espanol is remarkable.

Anyway it sounds like a good thing to see. Maybe it can be shown on TV so the masses can see it? Hope so.

3 posted on 01/05/2007 2:57:44 PM PST by mc5cents (Show me just what Mohammd brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman)
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To: CHACHI

BTTT


4 posted on 01/14/2007 8:17:47 AM PST by T. Buzzard Trueblood ("Climate changes - this is what it does. Dr Martin Keeley)
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