Distributor:  Icarus Films
Length:  30 minutes
Date:  2016
Genre:  Expository
Language:  English; Spanish / English subtitles
Color/BW:  Color
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Codigo Color, Memorias

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An exploration of racism and skin color in Cuba during the 1950s.

Codigo Color, Memorias

CODIGO COLOR, MEMORIAS (COLOR CODE, MEMORIES), explores the complex issue of racism through the memories of the picturesque city of Santiago de Cuba.

'Explores colorism and cultural ignorance on the island [of Cuba]... [An] internationally made jewel.' - San Francisco Bay View


** Winner, Best Documentary Short, 2016 One World Film Festival
** Nomiated, Best Short Documentary, 2016 San Francisco Black Film Festival
** 2016 Festival Internacional de Cine de Barranquilla
** 2016 Cuba Im Film Festival
** 2015 Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano


Main credits

O'Reilly, William Sabourin (film director)
O'Reilly, William Sabourin (director of photography)
Zennaro, Antonia (director of photography)
Zennaro, Antonia (film producer)
Martí, Alexey (composer)
Castellanos, Alberto Lescay (composer)

Other credits

Directors of photography, Antonia Zennaro, William Sabourin O'Reilly; music, Alexey Martí, Alberto Lescay Castellanos; producer, Antonia Zennaro.

Distributor credits

A film by William Sabourin O\'Reilly

Docuseek2 subjects

Caribbean, The
Latino and Hispanic Studies
Race and Racism

Distributor subjects

Black Studies
Latin America


; "Codigo Color, Memorias"; Icarus Films

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