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CUBA FILM & CULTURAL NIGHT
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 27
Roundhouse Community Centre
181 Roundhouse Mews
Join Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba (VCSC) for a special screening of 2 Cuban films about the rights of LGBTQ+ people in Cuba + Live Music & Poetry!
>> IN THE WRONG BODY (En el Cuerpo Equivocado)
A 2010 documentary brings the moving story of Mavi Susel, the first transgender person to receive a free sex reassignment surgery in Cuba in 1988.
>> STRAWBERRY & CHOCOLATE (Fresa y Chocolate)
A 1993 feature film nominated for an Oscar, which brought the ground-breaking story of two Cuban men: one gay, the other straight, one a fierce communist, the other a fierce individualist, one suspicious, the other accepting – and how they learn to love each other.
To view event poster: http://www.vancubasolidarity.com/posters/140827_VCSCFilmNight.pdf
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Organized by: Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba (VCSC)
(A Member of the Canadian Network on Cuba)