The UK premiere of this intimate portrait of the new artistic revolution of Cuba, at the time of the old Castro regime transition, seen through the life of Los Aldeanos, Cuba’s most popular and contesting hip-hop band.
The group is famous for its “Rap Cubano” urgent style of hip-hop that’s conscious of the social, political, and economic problems affecting Cuban society.
Running Time: 1hr 51mins
BBFC Advice: adv 15
Director(s): Léa Rinaldi
Country of Origin: France & USA
Year of release: 2015
Language(s): In Spanish with English subtitles.
This is part of the What's Left? A Century In Revolution seasonSee all
This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Léa Rinaldi live via Skype in discussion with Durham University’s Francisco-j. Hernández Adrián and Parvathi Kumaraswami (University of Reading).
Full price: £6.75
Friends of Tyneside Cinema: £5
Students & Young Tyneside: £4
Pass for 5 films in season*
Full price: £25
Pass for 3 films in season*
Full price: £18
*Please note that passes do not include October: Ten Days That Shook The World and A-Level student seminar: Battleship Potemkin. Passes are subject to availability and can only be booked in person at the Tyneside Cinema Box Office or by calling 0191 227 5500. All films must be booked at the same time in order to qualify for this deal.
Please note that films in this programme will play with no adverts or trailers and will start ten minutes after the advertised start time.