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7 Days in Havana (2012)

7 días en La Habana (original title)
A lesbian, an aspiring actor, an aspiring singer, a low-class marriage, a neighborhood community and 2 renowned directors have memorable less-than-24-hour-long experiences while living in/visiting the capital of Cuba.

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Angelito (segments "El Yuma" - "La tentación de Cecilia" and "Dulce amargo")
Magali Wilson ...
Cambista (segment "El Yuma")
Daisy Granados ...
Delia (segment "El Yuma")
Claudia Muniz ...
Norka (segment "El Yuma")
Luis Alberto García ...
Barman en Bar Silvia (segment "El Yuma")
Jorge Enrique Caballero ...
Armando (segment "El Yuma")
Felix Beatón ...
Cliente Bar Silvia (segment "El Yuma") / Compañero (segment "Jam Session")
Yunet Guerra ...
Marta (Novia de Angelito) (segment "El Yuma")
Laura De la Uz ...
Rosa (Amiga de Novia de Angelito) (segment "El Yuma")
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Rebeca (segment "El Yuma")
Andros Perugorría ...
Hombre Gay (Ramoncito) (segment "El Yuma" and "Dulce amargo")
Alberto Espósito ...
Sabrina (segment "El Yuma")
Dunia Matos ...
Muchacha Guapa Barra Rogelito (segment "El Yuma") / Amiga (segment "Ritual")
Manuel Porto ...
Jefe de Hotel (segment "El Yuma")
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A lesbian, an aspiring actor, an aspiring singer, a low-class marriage, a neighborhood community and 2 renowned directors have memorable less-than-24-hour-long experiences while living in/visiting the capital of Cuba.

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30 May 2012 (France)  »

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7 Days in Havana  »

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€3,000,000 (estimated)
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A collage of nothing
26 August 2012 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

I will keep this review short and spoiler-free.

"7 Days In Havana" is a compilation of seven short stories, each with it's own director and character(s). The first two "days" seemed to be taking the film in the right direction, but after that everything fell apart.

Some elements try to bridge together some of the "days", but the whole structure of the storytelling ends up being an inconsistent mess.

I thought that all the cliché representations of Cuba would be lacking, but "7 days in Havana" gives almost nothing new.

A wasted Saturday night for a movie I would not re-watch.


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