Cienfuegos actors and the cuban cinema
Cinema in Cuba throughout its history has been nurtured and enriched with the work of Cienfuegueros filmmakers of national and international renown, among which we can mention:
Aida Conde (August 3, 1932, January 15, 2009) participated in the films: Lucía (directed by Humberto Solás), La primer carga al machete (directed by Manuel Octavio Gómez) and A Cuban Fight Against Demons (from Tomás Gutiérrez Alea).
Jorge Villazón (March 31, 1947, March 2, 1994). She participated in the films: 1982 - Techo de Vidrio - Dir. Sergio Giral, 1986 - Plácido - Dir. Sergio Giral., Another woman Dir. Daniel Díaz Torres
Daisy Granados Listed as "The Face of Cuban Cinema". He participated in the films: 1967: Memories of underdevelopment. Dir Tomás Gutiérrez Alea - 1979: Portrait of Teresa. Dir Pastor Vega- 1999: Amanda's Prophecies Dir Pastor Vega- 2000: A paradise under the stars Dir Gerardo Chijona among many others.
Cuban Film Festival in Cienfuegos
The activity of filmmakers and filmmakers in Cienfuegos is governed by the Provincial Film Center, which every year convenes the Surimagen Audiovisual Festival in November. Cienfuegos is also a sub-headquarters of the International Latin American Film Festival and the Jorge Villazon in memorial Event, the latter taking place in the hometown of San Fernando de Camarones.