Havana Cuba Business Travel Culture and Politics

Havana Cuba News

Cuba Culture News

Posted March 04, 2005 by publisher in Cuban Movies

Email this article | Print this article | Search Havana Journal        

[url=http://www.DTcuba.com]http://www.DTcuba.com[/url]

Humberto Solás, one of Cuba’s best moviemakers, received the 2005 National Cinema Award.

According to the jury, the decision is an acknowledgement of Solás’ work, which includes major feature-length films like “Manuela” and “Lucía”, and of his contributions to Cuban cinema over the past four decades.

The jury, made up of filmmakers, critics and intellectuals, described Solás’ career as outstanding. He is the third Cuban moviemaker to receive such a distinction, after Alfredo Guevara and Julio García Espinosa.

Solás’ films also include “Un Día de Noviembre” (1972), “Simparele” (1974), “Cantata de Chile” (1975), “Amada” (1983), “Un Hombre de Exito” (1986), “El Siglo de las Luces” (1991) and “Miel para Ochún” (2001).
He is currently working on a feature-length film entitled “Gente de Pueblo”, starring Jorge Perugorría and Isabel Santos.

Would you like to add more information?


Only members can add more information. Please register or log in

  • Advertise at Havana Journal Inc
Images of Cuba
Colonial Trinidad in Sancti Spiritus province in eastern Cuba
Follow Havana Journal
SUBSCRIBE to our Cuba Watch newsletter
LIKE us on Facebook

FOLLOW us on Twitter

CONNECT with us on Linked In

Section Archive
Havana Journal, Inc. BBB Business Review



Member of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy