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Humberto Solás (1941–2008)


One of the great filmmakers of revolutionary Cuba, Humberto Solás entered the film industry as a teenager, and made his first short at 18. After taking a film course at Centro Sperimentale de Cinema in Rome, he made a big impression with his 1966 medium-lenght fiction "Manuela", the first of many films dedicated to the Cuban woman. In 1968 his ... See full bio »

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(age 66) in Havana, Cuba

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Known For

Barrio Cuba
Barrio Cuba Director
(2005)
Cantata de Chile
Cantata de Chile Director
(1976)
Miel para Oshún
Miel para Oshún Director
(2001)
Un hombre de éxito
(1986)

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 2005 Adela (Short)
 2005 Barrio Cuba
 1998 Retrato de la Habana (Documentary short)
 1993 Le siècle des lumières (TV Movie)
 1988 Obataleo
 1985 Amada
 1982 Cecilia
 1979 Wifredo Lam
 1974 Simparelé
 1968 Lucía
 1966 Manuela (Short)
 1965 El acoso
 1963 El retrato
 1963 Variaciones
 1961 Casablanca (Documentary)
 1959 La huida
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Sagittarius

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