Tengo talento / Dance with Your Heart

A film by Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi

This film was screened as a part of the 2018 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF21)

This short film preceded the feature Gringo Rojo (Red Gringo)




Tengo talento

 

Cuba/USA, Documentary, 2016
10 min, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

Internationally renowned, Jennyselt is a prestigious Afro Cuban Folklore dancer who currently dances with the group Yoruba Andabo. She seeks her successor to keep the legacy of Afro-Cuban culture, dance, and religion alive. Jennyselt takes us to the side of Havana that is rarely seen by tourists, Juanelo, where there is a community project cultivating dreams and teaching the next generation of dancers. Who will she choose to keep the legacy alive?

Regional Premiere

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