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Butterflies on a Scaffold

Mariposas en el andamio

Cuba, 1996
Documentary, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

A rare view of what day-to-day life is like for the gay and drag community in modern Cuba. This award-winning documentary is the first since the 1959 revolution to examine the issues gays and transvestites face in the context of evolving attitudes towards homosexuality in Cuba.

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Butterflies on a Scaffold Directed by Margaret Gilpin, Luis Felipe Bernaza