Felicidades a González González y su equipo por llevar a pantalla un tema como el transformismo, tan opacado por la producción audiovisual en Cuba, ese es el mayor mérito de este documental donde arte y realidad pierde equilibrio.
About Villa rosa
A news report about Villa rosa.
The young Cuban filmmaker Lázaro González is in the assembly stage of the documentary Villa Rosa, that addresses the issue of sexual diversity, gender identity, and LGBTI resistance culture. Set in the fishing village Caibarién, located in the north of the country, it shows how in a seemingly macho location it has become one of the places with the greatest acceptance of sexual diversity.
Report on the stage
The Cuban journalist and audiovisual producer, Lázaro González filmed the documentary "Masks" which records and proposes to redefine transformism as an artistic manifestation and gay resistance, through stories of two people who are dedicated to this activity
Memoirs of storytelling workshops
Three workshops in different communities taught us that there is a lot of talent in the country. They just need the tools to tell their stories without intermediaries.
Villa rosa and the independent filmmaking in Cuba
April 23, 2017
First article published in Cuba before the premiere of Villa rosa.