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By Enrique García

The adjustments Cuba skilled following the cave in of the Soviet Union pressured Cuban filmmakers to reconsider the values constructed after the 1959 Castro revolution. Long-forgotten genres re-emerged, demonstrated auteurs integrated new aesthetics into their movies and an inflow of international capital resulted in the repackaging of innovative ideology into extra visually appealing narratives.
motion pictures comparable to Alice in Wondertown (1991), Strawberry and Chocolate (1993) and Juan of the Dead (2011) stirred controversy, criticized innovative discourse and helped determine new versions that allowed post–Castro cinema to discover worldwide audiences on an unparalleled scale.
This ebook deals a close research of key post–Cold battle Cuban motion pictures. Recurrent sociopolitical tropes are tested to bare how Cuban cinema displays the turbulent adjustments within the island.

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