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A young, impoverished Cuban couple dreams of wealth and success. A Canadian Iranian-Jewish divorcée yearns for personal freedom. These three lives converge in Sin La Habana, a film in which power, money, creativity, and destiny intertwine into a passionate love triangle, with a hint of magic, where cultures clash in a torrid dance. Leo, a talented ballet dancer, and Sara, a lawyer, yearn for a better life together by leaving Cuba; one sure way is for him to romance a hapless tourist. This plan works all too well, as the lonely Nasim quickly falls for Leo’s charm, and soon makes his dreams come true by inviting him to Montreal. A visual feast featuring stunning cinematography that captures the sultry heat and colors of Cuba in sun-drenched scenes and pulsing rhythms, Sin La Habana is a poetic and sensitive portrayal of dreams, ambition, and the search for fulfillment.


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The 2022 Miami Jewish Film Festival virtual program is made possible with the generous support of Benjamin Nahum and Tamar Roodner.

  • Year
    2020
  • Runtime
    94 minutes
  • Language
    Spanish, English, Persian
  • Country
    Canada, Cuba
  • Premiere
    Special Presentation
  • Director
    Kaveh Nabatian
  • Screenwriter
    Kaveh Nabatian
  • Cast
    Yonah Acosta Gonzalez, Aki Yaghoubi, Evelyn Castroda O'Farrill
  • Cinematographer
    Juan Pablo Ramírez
  • Editor
    Sophie Leblond
  • Music
    Kaveh Nabatian