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On the Roof / El Techo

Country: Cuba
Language: Spanish
Genre: Drama
Length: 75 min
Release: 2016
Directed By: Patricia Ramos Hernández

Cast: Enmanuel Galbán, Andrea Doimeadiós,  Jonathan Navarro Eloseguis

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After decades long struggle, intensified during The War of Independence of 1895, Cuban liberation army, while exhausted, had almost achieved autonomy from Spanish colonial rule. Simon and Samuel are two Cuban kids who will experience the defeat of the Spanish Army in their country and the ensuing US occupation in 1898, which frustrated the national desire of independence, as an intense period of their lives.