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Lista de espera (2000)

A desperate group of people wait at a rundown Cuban transit station for the next bus to arrive. The problem is, it never shows up. While a number of busses pass by the station, and others ... See full summary »

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Vladimir Cruz ...
Emilio
Tahimi Alvariño ...
Jacqueline
Jorge Perugorría ...
Rolando / the blind man (el ciego)
Noel García ...
Fernandez
Alina Rodríguez ...
Regla
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Avelino
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Antonio
Jorge Alí ...
Cristobal
Hiran Vega ...
Pedro Luis (as Hirán Vega)
Mijail Mulkay ...
Manolo
Leandro Sen ...
Erick
Saskia Guanche ...
Katia
Serafín García ...
Santiago
Amelia Pita ...
Angelina
Assenech Rodriguez ...
Abuela
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A desperate group of people wait at a rundown Cuban transit station for the next bus to arrive. The problem is, it never shows up. While a number of busses pass by the station, and others that are either full or at the end of the line stop by, it soon becomes obvious that the bus everyone was waiting for has left them high and dry. While one of the would-be passengers, Emilio, uses his downtime to win the affections of the beautiful Jacqueline, most of the rest decide that if they're stuck without anywhere to go, they might as well make the station a better place to wait, and they begin forming a plan to turn the decrepit bus terminal into a showplace that people would look forward to visiting. Written by Anonymous

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Midsummer Night's Dream at Cuba
9 August 2001 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

It is a simple movie pleasant and well directed. Fresh air: a collective dream where the characters give the best of themselves.You feel criticism and meanwhile deep hope in potentialities of Cuba society.

I perceived something of Bunuel's films here, but without his cynism. 'Lista de espera' is a naive movie worth to see.


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