Just in case you really want to survey into off-maintstream cinema you
could check MUJER TRANSPARENTE, a Cuban film made of 4 short
stories about women. In particular the last one, directed by ANA RODRIGUEZ
is excellet. It is about two girldfriends who get apart after one of them
to the United States. The story takes place in a hotel lobby in Havana
who stayed reminds old times while waiting for the other to come down.
Another is the Argentine film YO, LA PEOR DE TODAS, by MARIA LUISA
BEMBERG (she died about two months ago. Among her well known films is
CAMILA, which was nominated for the Academy for foreign film award some
It probably will not be very difficult for you to trace YO, LA PEOR... in
If you canUt though, contact me.
By coincidence, film MUJER TRANSPARENTE was bought for a local TV network
in Burnaby, BC.
Contact Megan Carvell
Open Learning Agency
4355 Mathisi Place
Burnaby, BC V5G 4S8
phone: 604- 4313000
fax: 604- 4313333
Escola Brasileira de Cinema e Televisao
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