SARA GOMEZ: AN AFRO-CUBAN FILMMAKER
A rich, multilayered documentary about Afro-Cuban director Sara Gomez. Born in 1943, she studied literature, piano, and Afro-Cuban ethnography before becoming the first female Cuban filmmaker. A woman of great intelligence, independence and generosity, she was a revolutionary filmmaker with intersecting concerns about the Afro-Cuban community and the value of its cultural traditions, women's issues, and the treatment of the marginalized sectors of society.
Cuba, 2005, 76 min, Doc., Spanish with English subtitles, Alessandra Muller,dir.
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