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The Sugar Curtain

  • Release Date: Jul 27, 2007
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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 20 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Camila Guzmán Urzúa


Documentarist Camila Guzmán Urzúa - the daughter of director Patricio Guzmán - came of age in Cuba during the 70s and 80s - a period not long after the 1959 Castro revolution. Historians often refer to this period as the country's 'Golden Years' - a phrase reflected by Urzúa's experience, for she, her family, and her friends indeed grew up in unbridled luxury and happiness. Now, in 2005 - fifteen years after emigrating off of the island - Urzúa returns to her native Cuban soil, camera in hand, to shoot...more

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