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Date Nov 8, 2013
Time 6:30 pm  
Location Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
Cost Free Admission
Sponsor Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS), Lemann Institute for Brazilian Studies
Contact Alejandra S-Seufferheld
Event type Outreach
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 EL CUERNO DE LA ABUNDANCIA / HORN OF PLENTY
   

    Cuba, Spain, 2008, 107m
    Director: Juan Carlos Tabío
    Starring: Jorge Perugorría, Laura de la Uz, Mirta Ibarra, Vladimir Cruz
 
According to a newspaper article, more than 25,000 Cubans maintain they are the heirs to an unclaimed multi-million dollar fortune held in the coffers of a British bank and all those with the family name of Castiñeiras will receive a juicy inheritance. All the people with that family name begin proceedings to get their part, but as one can imagine, many obstacles arise along the way.
 
Awards:
 
    Cartagena Film Festival 2009 - Special Jury Prize
    Havana Film Festival 2008 - Best Screenplayer
    Lima Latin American Film Festival 2009 - Audience Award
    Mar del Plata Film Festival 2009 - Best Film
 
 
Watch the trailer: http://www.latidofilms.com/proyectos.catalogo.do?genero=-1&ano=-1&director=&titulo=horn+of+plenty