His wedding dress

His wedding dress

Original title: Vestido de novia
Production: ICAIC
Country: Cuba
Director: Marilyn Solaya
Script: Marilyn Solaya
Photography: Marilyn Solaya
Music: X Alfonso
Cast: Laura de la Uz; Luis Alberto García; Isabel Santos; Jorge Perugorría; Mario Guerra; Manuel Porto; Pancho García; Alina Rodríguez; Waldo Franco; Yipsia Torres; Omar Franco; Andros Perugorría
Year: 2014
Duration: 100
Genre: Drama
Color: Color
Original language: Spanish
Languages available: Spanish
Subtitles: English


 In Havana in 1994, Rosa Elena - forty years old, nursing assistant and caretaker of her sick father, recently married to Ernesto, chief engineer of a Construction Brigade - dissatisfied with the life she is leading, returns to sing in the male choir where she worked before meeting her husband. When revealing a secret of this past, both are exposed to the structural violence of the hegemonic, macho and patriarchal context in which they live.


Winner of the Audience Award for the Best Film, and a Special Mention for Best First Work in the Havana Film Festival 2014

Winner of the Audience Award at the Málaga Spanish Film Festival 2015: Best Latin American Film

Winner of 2 ACE Awards 2016: Best Film, and, Best Actress (Isabel Santos)

Winner of 4 Jury Prizes in the Santo Domingo OutFest 2015: Best Film, Best Script, Oustanding Performance (Laura De la Uz), Outstanding Performance (Luis Alberto García)

Nominated to a Goya Award 2016: Best Iberoamerican Film

Nominated to 2 Platino Awards for Iberoamerican Cinema 2015: Best actress (Laura de la Uz), and Best First Work

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