2 Films: Last Rumba of Papa Montero - Sara Gomez: an Afro-Cuban Filmmaker
THE LAST RUMBA OF PAPA MONTERO
details the life of Cuba's last great rumbero, in a bold story that captures Cuban traditions and culture through beautiful imagery, sensual music, and the most scorching Latin dance ever invented. Afro-Cuban mythology serves as the force behind the narrative as mythic figures guide the characters through the events of the story.
SARA GOMEZ: AN AFRO-CUBAN FILMMAKER
Filmmaker Sara Gomez comes to life in this rich, multilayered documentary. Gomez became the first female Cuban filmmaker. Her background shaped her films.