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Omara: Cuba


With director Lester Hamlet in person

Dir. Lester Hamlet. Cuba, 2015, 90 mins. World premiere. With Eusebio Leal, Pablo Milanes, Chucho Valdés. This moving documentary traces the astonishing life and career of Omara Portuondo—known as the Buena Vista Social Club Diva—through touching recollections from beloved and eccentric figures of Cuban pop culture.

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