Minnesota : *U.S. Premiere**“Women of the Underground”*

Jul 21, 2016 by

*U.S. Premiere**“Women of the Underground”*

7:00 pm, Tuesday, July 26
Parkway Theater
4814 Chicago Avenue So, Mpls
$6.00 admission

Introduction by August H. Nimtz, Professor of Political Science and African
American and African Studies, University of Minnesota
Discussion to follow film

July 26 is the 63rd anniversary of the rebel attack on Moncada prison, the
beginning of the Cuban revolution. Consuelo Elba, the film’s director and a
participant in both the underground and the rebel army, uses historic
footage and contemporary interviews with veteran combatants to document the
crucial role of women in the clandestine urban struggle.

Produced by ICAIC, the Cuban Film Institute, 50 minutes, Spanish with
English subtitles. Food and drink may be brought in from Pepito’s restaurant adjacent to the theater.

Sponsored by the Minnesota Cuba Committee
minnesotacubacommittee.org
mncuba@gmail.com | 612-367-6134

Facebook event page <https://www.facebook.com/events/1083288215096734/>

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