festival program / Short Film Award

Alberto

About

17-year-old Alberto decides to leave Cuba in 1980 without telling his family and, along with many other refugees, endures harsh abuse from the government. Fifteen years later, Alberto returns to Cuba and discovers a family secret kept by his brother, a secret that changes everything.

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Event Dates

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MDC's Tower Theater Miami

MDC's Tower Theater Miami

Director Bio

Raúl Prado Rodriguez was born in Havana, Cuba. He graduated from The International Film and TV School with a focus on Photography Direction. Rodriguez has participated in the short "Luxembourg" (16) as a cinemaphotographer. "Alberto" is Rodriguez's first project as a director.

Cast & Credits

  • Director(s)
    Raul Prado
  • Cast
    Yasmani Guerrero, Eduardo Martinez

Film Info

  • Year
    2019
  • Category
  • Original Title
    Alberto
  • Country
    Cuba
  • Run-Time
    23 min
  • Language
    Spanish
  • Subtitles
    English

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