One Night Poster

Release Date: August 23rd, 2013

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Raul dreams of escaping to Miami. When he is accused of assault, he convinces his friend Elio to help him cross the ocean.

Cast: Katia Caso, Dariel Arrechaga, Javier Núñez Florián, Greisy del Valle, Anailín de la Rúa de la Torre, María Adelaida Méndez Bonet, Rolando Peña, Naomi Battrick

Director: Lucy Mulloy

Genres: Drama

Distributors: IFC Films

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Despite the bleak-ness of the situation, the film vibrates with color, noise, music, ferocious arguments (both serious and teasing), and eye-catching snapshots of everyday life in Havana. show more

  • If certain pieces of the last act are less convincing than what precedes it, the themes underlying the illicit emigration resonate with the viewer's knowledge that, in the real world, two of these Cubans actually did escape. show more

  • The depiction of Havana neither sugarcoats nor grunges-up the harsh reality. The movement intoxicates, but the situations are tough. show more

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