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Series and documentaries to understand the current situation in Cuba

Series and documentaries to understand the current situation in Cuba

MEXICO CITY.- Last Sunday we lived Cuba the biggest protest in its history recently when, after more than 60 yearsthousands of people they came out to perform against the government of Miguel Diaz-Canel and his policies. They allege that these are extensions of the ideology of the brothers. Fidel and Raul Castro.

after the shock of public force against civilians, also the president of the Caribbean island called his supporters on national television to take to the streets face the protesters. what’s more, blame the crisis to the island Although the United States Along with the country, it also maintains the measures that the government Donald Trump against the Cuban.

Beyond the News, Via novel, the history of the island is depicted not only in terms of Political situation and armed conflict but also through Music, Tourism and Fantasy Stories which takes place on the island.

These Are Some Productions Focused On Cuba That Can Help At The Same Time Understand the country and the conflict more closely who lives today.

“Free Cuba”

released in 2016, it tells via netflix series eight episodes The history of the country from the colonial period presents the view of experts who supported or opposed the policies of Fidel Castro and Fulgencio Batista (its predecessor).

“Four Seasons in Havana”

one is police fiction The one who adapted the novels of a Cuban journalist leonardo padura “Four Seasons” and is set in the so-called “particular period” in the early nineties and it was the collapse of the Soviet Union which resulted in the economic crisis. The series is still available through Netflix.


This Amazon Prime Video Documentary Makes a country review In the fifties. President Gru, who had just won, inaugurates the era of revolution in an atmosphere of democratic pluralism.

“Havana was in those days, politically and culturally, the capital of the Caribbean and at the great stage of Latin American independence,” the summary reads.

“Sons of Cuba”

Another documentary by amazon prime video Which suggests that the island’s history cannot be told without its music and this documentary reviews it Buena Vista Social ClubDrink leva. In this sense it also adds “Sons of Buena Vista”, from clear video, with whom the filmmaker vim vendors Follows the legendary group throughout the tour in the late ’90s that took them to tour Amsterdam and New York, among others.


The miniseries featured Victor Hugo Martin as Fidel Castro (who was the President of Cuba) and Gael GarcĂ­a Bernal as Ernesto “Che” Guevara. The history of the Cuban Revolution is followed through through the characters.