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Luis Alberto Garcia

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Cast (feature film)

Viva (2015)
After her father dies of a heart attack, Julie Price has returned home after two years of living in estrangement from her mother Gail. But mother is not herself these days, acting bizarrely and under the control of Warren, a highly intelligent criminal, who has become Gail's boyfriend, plotting to g
Ticket to Paradise (2011)
A teenage girl running away from an ugly situation at home meets a young rocker who has escaped to Havana with his misfit group of friends. Set in Cuba in 1993, during a period of acute shortages, the local AIDS hospice begins to look like an unlikely refuge to the hopeless teens.
Che: Part One (2008)
Che Guevara and a band of Cuban exiles (led by Fidel Castro) reach the Cuban shore from Mexico in 1956. Within two years they mobilized popular support and an army and toppled the US-friendly regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista.
Perfecto Amor Equivocado (2004)
A bittersweet comedy about a writer facing a crisis in his career, relations with his wife, daughter and mistress, all the while making a sociological commentary of cotemporary Havana.
Life Is to Whistle (1998) as Elpidio
The lives of three end-of-the-millennium Cubans intersect on the Day of Santa Barbara (the African saint who is the ruler of destinies): Mariana, a ballerina, ponders breaking the vow of chastity she made in order to land the coveted role of Giselle; sex makes Julia neurotic; Elpidio is a musician w
Zafiros: Blue Madness (1997)
A tale about the artistic creation, the artists, the love and the dreams of one of Cuba's most popular vocal groups of the 1960s--Los Zafiros.
Things I Left in Havana (1997) as Barbaro
Nena, Ludmilla, and Rosa have come to Madrid from Havana to live with their aunt Maria. The girls have no papers and are put to work in Maria's fur store. Maria sets up an arranged marriage between Rosa and boorish Javier, but Javier prefers Nena. Meanwhile, Barbaro, who arrived in Madrid on the sam
Hitting Bottom (1997) as Andy
Forty-four-year-old Juan is an out-of-work electrician who leaves his family and heads for Madrid in search of work. Juan works illegally as a construction worker and meets Andy, a Caribbean mulatto and illegal immigrant who has a never-say-die attitude. When the job is finished, Juan, by now sleepi
Clandestine Stories in Havana (1997)
A collection of four love stories in Havana. Laura, an Argentine, heads to Cuba after a messy divorce and meets Frank, a cabbie living with mom. Francisco, a filmmaker who has lost everything, has come to the island to kill himself. Jaime and Carlos are a closeted gay couple, while journalists Santi
Elefante y la Bicicleta, El (1995) as Isleno
Set in 1925 on an island off Cuba's coast, a fable about an ex-con who returns to his island bringing a silent movie projector and a print of a version of "Robin Hood." For the islanders, this "movie watching" is a new, fantastical experience. However, things get a little tricky, when repeated viewi
Guantanamera (1995) as Tony
A successful retiring actress Aunt Yoyita has returned to the town of Guantanamera 50 years after leaving it and her first love, Candido, behind. She is welcomed by her niece, Georgina, who is married to a rigid bureaucrat, Adolfo. Yoyita is touchingly reunited with Candido, who remains as deeply in
Adorables Mentiras (1991) as Jorge Luis
An unemployed, married young man, who dreams of becoming a film director, impersonates one and falls in love with a woman who is herself pretending to be an actress.
Plaff! (1990) as Jose Ramon Perez
A mysterious person keeps throwing eggs at a woman's house in this film poking fun at present day Cuban society.
Clandestinos (1987) as Ernesto Ardeniz
Their political activities on the eve of the Cuban Revolution force a young couple, and their relationship, underground.
Last Supper, The (1976) as Don Manuel
During Holy Week at the end of the eighteenth century, a count visits his Havana sugar mill on a day a slave has run away. The count tells his cruel overseer, Don Manuel, to pick 12 slaves who will be guests at the count's table. Don Manuel objects, but to no avail. The twelfth guest is the recaptured runaway. During the dinner, using religious analogies, the count lectures his guests on the perfect happiness possible in slavery. They in turn tell stories and make requests. He promises no work on Good Friday, but he leaves early that morning and Don Manuel rousts the slaves for a long day cutting cane. They rebel. Which side will the count take?

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