Cuban Masterworks Collection

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Special Features

Short cuban films and documentaries; Photo galleries; Biographies; Filmographies & more
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/20/2007
  • UPC: 720229912532
  • Rating:

  • Source: First Run Features
  • Time: 8:49:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Twelve Chairs
1. ...It's Okay, My Child. Go On. [4:11]
2. Why Would It Be Hazardous? [9:22]
3. This Is As If We Were Holding a Seance [16:32]
4. ...In Order to Keep Them From Falling Into Communist Hands [9:22]
5. ...Send Me a Pittance So That I May Continue on This Urgent and Sacred Mission [12:24]
6. Oppressed Peoples, Entrench Yourselves Against Imperialist Aggression [13:20]
7. Monsignor Has Told Me Much of Your Model Catholic Family [4:23]
8. Isn't the Railway Union Here? [13:19]
1. It's Okay, My Child. Go On. [4:11]
2. Why Would It Be Hazardous? [9:22]
3. This Is As If We Were Holding a Seance [16:32]
4. In Order to Keep Them From Falling Into Communist Hands [9:22]
5. Send Me a Pittance So That I May Continue on This Urgent and Sacred Mission [12:24]
6. Oppressed Peoples, Entrench Yourselves Against Imperialist Aggression [13:20]
7. Monsignor Has Told Me Much of Your Model Catholic Family [4:23]
8. Isn't the Railway Union Here? [13:19]
Disc #2 -- Cecilia
1. They Say the Goddess of Love Was Born Where Fresh Water Springs From the Earth [4:41]
2. Give Me Power and Wealth, Oh, Virgin [3:11]
3. Come on, Leonardito. Quick. Get Up [14:18]
4. Liberty, Quality Fraternity! [12:02]
5. Come Here. I Just Want to Look at You. Feel You Next to Me [12:36]
6. ...An Inappropriate Moment [10:41]
7. Stay! [12:02]
8. My Parents Think I'm Courting You Isn't That Funny? [7:21]
9. We Don't See You Anymore. What's Wrong? [13:15]
10. It's My Fault. My Fault Alone! [11:49]
11. Where Are You Going, My Child! I'm Leaving [10:58]
1. They Say the Goddess of Love Was Born Where Fresh Water Springs From the Earth [4:41]
2. Give Me Power and Wealth, Oh, Virgin [3:11]
3. Come on, Leonardito. Quick. Get Up [14:18]
4. Liberty, Equality, Fraternity! [12:02]
5. Come Here. I Just Want to Look at You. Feel You Next to Me [12:36]
6. ...An Inappropriate Moment [10:41]
7. Stay! [12:02]
8. My Parents Think I'm Courting You. Isn't That Funny? [7:21]
9. We Don't See You Anymore. What's Wrong? [13:15]
10. It's My Fault. My Fault Alone! [11:49]
11. Where Are You Going, My Child? I'm Leaving [10:58]
Disc #3 -- Amada
1. Havana 1914 [:05]
2. The Corruption in Havana Repels Me [2:45]
3. When I Persuade the Old Lady to Sell the Property It Will All Be Mine [13:37]
4. Look How Beautiful the Night Is [15:13]
5. That Wasn't Very Careful. I Am Sure They Guessed [16:38]
6. What Secrets Does My Mother Have? [16:06]
7. I Will Do What I Want [12:23]
8. You Cannot Go Out, You Are Sick [6:24]
1. Havana 1914 [:05]
2. The Corruption in Havana Repels Me [2:45]
3. When I Persuade the Old Lady to Sell the Property It Will All Be Mine [13:37]
4. Look How Beautiful the Night Is [15:13]
5. That Wasn't Very Careful. I Am Sure They Guessed [16:38]
6. What Secrets Does My Mother Have? [16:06]
7. I Will Do What I Want [12:23]
8. You Cannot Go Out, You Are Sick [6:24]
Disc #4 -- The Adventures of Juan Quin Quin
1. Where Is the Bandit? In the Sugar Cane [3:05]
2. Peace Be With Him - Juan Quin Quin [2:53]
3. Hey, Juan, Look at That Beast. I Should Have Him Fight [4:06]
4. How Could All That Happen? Only the Wind Knows the Answer [7:53]
5. A Steer Makes Less Noise Than a Lion [12:24]
6. Putting Us in an Open Fight Is Suicide, Pure and Simple [13:43]
7. How Juan Quin Quin Met Teresa [16:19]
8. Are You Sure This Man Will Give Us Work? [11:09]
9. What the Hell? We Know That Face [8:38]
10. The First Task We Must Perform [6:33]
11. Of Course, No Actions Are Free of Unforseen Coincidences [16:56]
1. Where Is the Bandit? In the Sugar Cane [3:05]
2. Peace Be With Him - Juan Quin Quin [2:53]
3. Hey, Juan, Look at That Beast. I Should Have Him Fight [4:06]
4. How Could All That Happen? Only the Wind Knows the Answer [7:53]
5. A Steer Makes Less Noise Than a Lion [12:24]
6. Putting Us in an Open Fight Is Suicide, Pure and Simple [13:43]
7. How Juan Quin Quin Met Teresa [16:19]
8. Are You Sure This Man Will Give Us Work? [11:09]
9. What the Hell? We Know That Face [8:38]
10. The First Task We Must Perform [6:33]
11. Of Course, No Actions Are Free of Unforseen Coincidences [16:56]
Disc #5 -- Successful Man
1. 1932...How Was It in Washington? Great! [43:48]
2. 1937...What Are You Doing With these Fascists? [23:07]
3. 1940...Communists in the Cinstitutional Assembly [6:41]
4. 1956...Was Fidel Castro on Board? [24:19]
5. January 1, 1959...Thank Tou, Fidel! [4:20]
1. 1932...How Was It in Washington? Great! [43:48]
2. 1937...What Are You Doing With these Fascists? [23:07]
3. 1940...Communists in the Cinstitutional Assembly [6:41]
4. 1956...Was Fidel Castro on Board? [24:19]
5. January 1, 1959...Thank Tou, Fidel! [4:20]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- The Twelve Chairs
   Original Cuban Version
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Trada: Excerpts From Cuban Films With Comments by Cuban Filmmakers
         The Unknowns of ICAIC
         Photo Gallery
         Tomás Gutiérrez Alea: Biography and Filmography
   Cuban Version With English Subtitles
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Trada: Excerpts From Cuban Films With Comments by Cuban Filmmakers
         The Unknowns of ICAIC
         Photo Gallery
         Tomás Gutiérrez Alea: Biography and Filmography
Disc #2 -- Cecilia
   Original Cuban Version
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Cualquier Mujer: In Wich Cuban Actresses Are Interviewed and Introduced
         Photo Gallery
         Director Humberto Solás: Biography and Filmography
   Cuban Version With English Subtitles
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Cualquier Mujer: In Wich Cuban Actresses Are Interviewed and Introduced
         Photo Gallery
         Director Humberto Solás: Biography and Filmography
Disc #3 -- Amada
   Original Cuban Version
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Leo Brouwer: A Day Spent With the Composer Leo Brouwer in Cuba
         Photo Gallery
         Director Humberto Solás: Biography and Filmography
   Cuban Version With English Subtitles
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Leo Brouwer: A Day Spent With the Composer Leo Brouwer in Cuba
         Photo Gallery
         Director Humberto Solás: Biography and Filmography
Disc #4 -- The Adventures of Juan Quin Quin
   Original Cuban Version
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Por Primera Voz: Cubans Experience the Medium of Film for the First Time
         Photo Gallery
         Director Julio García Espinosa: Biography and Filmography
   Cuban Version With English Subtitles
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Por Primera Voz: Cubans Experience the Medium of Film for the First Time
         Photo Gallery
         Director Julio García Espinosa: Biography and Filmography
Disc #5 -- Successful Man
   Original Cuban Version
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Nostalgia Del Chá Chá Chá: The Story of the Cha Cha Cha Told Against the Background of the cuban Dance Halls of the 1950ies
         Photo Gallery
         Directo Humberto Solás: Biography and Filmography
   Cuban Version With English Subtitles
      Movie
      Chapters
      Features
         Nostalgia Del Chá Chá Chá: The Story of the Cha Cha Cha Told Against the Background of the cuban Dance Halls of the 1950ies
         Photo Gallery
         Directo Humberto Solás: Biography and Filmography
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