Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Strawberry and Chocolate

Following a screening of pivotal Cuban film Strawberry and Chocolate (1993) directed by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea and Juan Carlos Tabío, Hollywood in Havana: Five Decades of Cuban Posters Promoting U.S. Films curator Carol A. Wells leads a panel on the creativity and free expression employed by the Cuban artists who reinterpreted Hollywood posters for Cuban audiences.

Attend this offsite event at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater: 8949 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212

$5 tickets available through the Academy. More information coming soon!

Presented in partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Banner Image: Eduardo Muñoz Bachs, Por Primera Vez/For the First Time [detail], 1968. Silkscreen, 29 15/16 x 20 1/16 inches. Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos (ICAIC). Courtesy of the Center for the Study of Political Graphics; Featured Image: Antonio Reboiro, Moby Dick [detail], 1968. Silkscreen, 29 15/16 x 20 1/16 inches. Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos (ICAIC). Courtesy of the Center for the Study of Political Graphics