The Americas Film Festival NY (TAFFNY)

SILVIO RODRIGUEZ: MY FIRST CALLING Presented in partnership with the Havana Film Festival NY

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The unknown story of trovador (poet-musician) Silvio Rodriguez, speaking in first person about the life-defining experience he had at 14-years-old when he signed up to join the youth brigades of the 1961 Cuban Literacy Campaign and taught a rural campesino family how to read and write.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    25 minutes
  • Language
    Spanish, English subtitles
  • Country
    Cuba, United States
  • Director
    Catherine Murphy