Jorge Perugorría

A 3-day Retrospective and Tribute to the Renowned Cuban Actor and Director

Jorge Perugorría  will visit us on March 30-April 2.
Thu, Mar 30
6pm. Tribute 30 Years of Fresa y chocolate (Tomás Gutiérrez
Alea and Juan Carlos Tabío.) Luce Hall Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Ave.
Fri, Mar 31
7pm Documentary “Los Jardines de la Reina” (The Gardens of the Queen  ) and panel discussion about marine life preservation with Jorge Perugorría, Reinaldo Funes (Fundación Antonio Núñez/Visiting Prof. Princeton Univ.), Sara Santiago (Yale School of Forestry), and Jesús Puerto of the Cubanakoa Foundation. Luce Hall Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Ave. 
Reception hosted by Cubanakoa following panel discussion.
Sat Apr 1
11.30 am Community meeting with parents and children at Arte Inc New Haven (Atwater St., Fair Haven)
4pm. Fátima o el Parque de la Fraternidad. Directed by Jorge Perugorría based on a story by Cuban author Miguel Barnet.
7pm. Se vende. Directed and written by Jorge Perugorría. He is also an actor in the film.
Reception hosted by Soul de Cuba Café and performance by Mariachi Lux et Veritas de Yale and el Ballet Folklórico de Yale following screnings. 
Join us! All films have English subtitles. All events are FREE and open to the general public!
All screenings at the Luce Hall Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Ave (first floor,) New Haven, CT
Receptions  at the Luce Hall Common Room, 34 Hillhouse Ave (second floor,) New Haven, CT.
Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors: LIFFY, CLAIS at the MacMillan Center, Cubanakoa, Soul de Cuba, Jonathan Edwards College, Branford College, the Dept. of Spanish & Portuguese at Yale, Yale Classroom Technology & Event Services, Yale School of the Environment, New Haven Public Schools, The Creative Forum, Arte, Inc., Mariachi Lux at Veritas de Yale, and Ballet Folklórico de Yale.