CHANGE OF SCHEDULE: The program held on Tuesday, April 12 at the King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center now begins at 5:00pm
NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center 4/12 @ 5:00pm
El arte del tabaco is a Cuban documentary about the cigar industry directed by reknowned Cuban director Tomas Gutierrez Alea feauturing the music of Rodrigo Prats.
El arte del tabaco es un documental sobre la manufactura y las marcas de tabacos. Dirigido por el famoso director cubano Tomás Gutiérrez Alea y con música de Rodrigo Prats.
Tomas Gutierrez Alea is Cuba’s greatest and best-known director. He wrote and directed more than 20 features, documentaries, and short films, which are known for his sharp insight into post-Revolutionary Cuba. His filmography includes classics like: Las doce sillas (1962), Memories of Underdevelopment (1968), La muerte de un burócrata (1966), Los sobrevivientes (1979), Strawberry and Chocolate (1993) and Guantanamera (1995).