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In Havana, Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. Accused of assault, he appeals to Elio to help him reach the forbidden world 90 miles across the ocean. One night, full of hope, they face the biggest challenge of their lives.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Raul
Anailín de la Rúa de la Torre ...
Lila
Javier Núñez Florián ...
Elio
María Adelaida Méndez Bonet ...
Adelaida
Greisy del Valle ...
Greisy
Katia Caso ...
Hilda (as Katia Caso González)
Lázaro Mario Padrón Ávila ...
Cristal
Liliana Lam Hernández ...
Plastic Girl 1
Belissa Cruz Pupo ...
Plastic Girl 2
Anais Abreu ...
Singer
Yaneisi Martin Baez ...
Nurse
Liuda Montes Lado ...
La Gata (as Liuda Motes Lado)
Yuleisy Viciedo Madrigal ...
Yuleisy
Rolando Peña ...
Miguel
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Tifany
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Mired in the nervous desperation of Havana, Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. When accused of assault, his only option is to flee. He appeals to his best friend, Elio, to abandon everything and help him reach his destiny, 90 miles across the ocean. Elio's commitment is tested when he is torn between protecting his sister and his own desire to get out. On this one night, full of hope and fraught with tensions, they face the biggest challenge of their lives. Written by Anonymous

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Three kids. One night. No return.

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$17,194 (USA) (23 August 2013)

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$65,233 (USA) (6 September 2013)
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Beautiful film, great music and interesting look into Cuba
21 February 2012 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I had the privilege to watch this film at Berlinale 2012, and afterward to hear a Q and A with some of the actors, as well as one of the cinematographers and the director.

I really enjoyed this film. I found the story gripping, the actors convincing (especially considering they were previously untrained)and the overall film kept me hooked. In particular i felt the film showed a great balance between following the story while also managing to include a lot of street shots showing regular people doing regular things. I liked the way this was blended into the story, but didn't detract from it at all. Something else i think deserves a mention is the music and sound engineering. For a low budget film i found it superb. Not only was the music well chosen, and fitting for the scenes changes, but the overall audio presentation was great (this may have been partly due to the theater we were in though).


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