Why do my friends cry?

"¿Por qué lloran mis amigas?" - Cuba

Movie Synopsis

English

Four female friends meet after twenty years without seeing each other. The recounting of their lives imposes on each one future challenges that they are willing to face together. It is a film to laugh and cry but, above all, to reflect about diversity, friendship, and honesty. It portraits women´s challenges in Cuban society today, one of them being how to address the diverse criteria within your circle of friends and loved ones.

Español

Cuatro amigas se encuentran después de veinte años sin verse. El recuento de sus vidas impone a cada uno de los desafíos futuros que están dispuestos a enfrentar juntos. Es una película para reír y llorar pero, sobre todo, para reflexionar sobre la diversidad, la amistad y la honestidad. Representa los desafíos de las mujeres en la sociedad cubana actual, una de ellas es cómo abordar los diversos criterios dentro de su círculo de amigos y seres queridos.

Country of Origin: Cuba

Director: Magda González Grau

Language: Spanish (English Subtitles)

Year: 2017

Duration: 82 minutes

Genre: Drama

Classification/Rating:

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Starring

Edith Massola

Luis María Jiménez

Amarilys Núñez

Yasmín Gómez

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Screening times

Nelson / 9 September / 7:30pm

Wanganui / 10 September / 7:00pm

Wellington / 11 September / 6:30pm

Dunedin / 4 October / 6:00pm

Kapiti / 6 October / 3:00pm

New Plymouth / 14 October / 7:00pm

Palmerston North / 18 October / 7:15pm

New Plymouth / 23 October / 4:00pm

Nelson / 26 October / 7:00pm

Christchurch / 27 October / 12:30pm

Hamilton / 1 November / 6:15pm

This movie is brought to you by the

Embassy of Cuba in New Zealand
Ambassador: Mario Alzugaray Rodríguez

Contact

Embassy of Brazil

Level 13, Maritime Tower
10 Customhouse Quay
Wellington 6011

(+64) 4 473-3516

brasemb.wellington@itamaraty.gov.br

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