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NIGHT OF THE INNOCENTS (LA NOCHE DE LOS INOCENTES)
dir. Arturo Sotto Diaz
Cuba, 2007, 100 minutes
English Subtitles

2008 Latin American Film Festival
Auditorium, 395 Wellington St., Thursday, April 3, 2008, 9:00 pm
December 28th is the “Day of the Innocents,” the setting of Arturo Sotto Diaz’s moving Night of the Innocents. Over the course of one night in Havana, a crowd will form in the hospital room of a young man who was severely beaten by a person who is believed to be a transvestite. Family, friends and strangers will meet in the hospital room, where memories, desires, and hopes will be explored and uncovered. Winner of a Golden Sun at the Biarritz Festival of Latin American Cinema. English sub-titles.