Ociel del Toa | Nicolás Guillén Landrián

OCIEL OF THE TOA RIVER

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16’ / 1965 / Cuba Director, Script: Nicolás Guillén Landrián
Cinematographer: Livio Delgado
Editor: Caíta Villalón
Music: Roberto Valera
Sound: Roberto Plaza
Producer: José Gutiérrez
Ociel is a teenager who lives near the Toa river, in the eastern part of Cuba. He goes to the school and works as boatman. Life is hard there. A poetic film about dreams and death. First Prize at Valladolid International Film Festival (1966).