||Alejandro González Padilla
||Mexico / Spain
A story involving the famous Fidel Castro, who ironically arrives at Miami, like so many of his fellow Cubans, and at the same time living through a Cuban- American experience, creates the perfect scenario to watch him become a more humble person; the "Quixote of American Socialism". At the same time two sub- stories will strike the "emotional string" in our interior. The movie does not pretend to make any political statements on the Cuban Revolution or Fidel Castro's biography, however its purpose is to establish the story of the Miami of Today, in which all kinds of Cuban- American characters display their lives, their feelings and intentions relating to Fidel in his temporary and uncomfortable exile. The story shows "the other Cuba" and her two faces; one of the exiled Cubans, seeking the "American dream" and the other of the Cubans who capitalize this dream by camouflaging their political and economic interests...
Juan Luis Galiardo / Ofelia Medina / Jaime Camil / Adrian Alonso / Johnny Lozada / Alicia Machado / Fernando Carrera / Severino Puente / Ruben Martinez / Francisco Paz / Felipe Viel / Beatriz Montañez / Enrique Herrera / Rubén Camelo / Serafin Falcon