Wednesday Night at the Cinematheque
LatinAuteur — Cinema from
Spain to Latin America
Strawberry and Chocolate ~ Fresa y Chocolate
(dir. Tomas Gutierrez & Carlos Tobias, 1993, Cuba) , 108 mins.
This Oscar-nominated film is the story of two very different men — one gay, one straight — one a communist, one an individualist — one suspicious, the other open— and how love grows between them despite it all.
DRAMA, COMEDY, ROMANCE, QUEER CINEMA
Winner: Silver Bear Berlin International Film Festival
Oscar nomination: Best Foreign Language film