East of Havana | 2007

Documentary, Music
The film focuses on the lives and friendship of three young rappers compelled to address their generation's future from the confines of a Cuban ghetto.

Company

Denver & Delilah Films

Production Company

JDK Design

Production Company

Production Company

Sugar Barons

Production Company

The Rule Group

Production Company

Visual Sound

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Synopsis

Calling themselves "El Cartel," a trio of underground rappers in Cuba struggle to get their music heard while bypassing the official government-sanctioned music industry. Growing by word of mouth thanks to their electrifying performances, they put all of their energy into creating a music festival, even as government officials and Hurricane Charley close in.

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