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Memories of Underdevelopment

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Release Date: May 17, 1968

Original name: Memorias del subdesarrollo

Status: Released

Running time: 1h 39m

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Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias Cinematográficos
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In the aftermath of the Bay of Pigs incident, Sergio chooses to stay behind in Cuba while his wife and family escape to neighboring Miami. Alone in a brave new world, Sergio observes the constant threat of foreign invasion while chasing young women all over Havana. He finally meets Elena, a young virgin girl he seeks to mould into the image of his ex-wife, but at what cost to himself?

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