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Maluala

Directed by Sergio Giral
Cuba, 1979

Synopsis

In 19th-century Cuba, a group of African slaves rise up against their Spanish oppressors and hide in mountain settlements. When the government offers the slaves liberty in exchange for their surrender, black chieftain Gallo is skeptical.

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Maluala Directed by Sergio Giral

Awards & Festivals

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1980 | Winner: C.I.D.A.L.C. Award

Havana Film Festival

1979 | Winner: Grand Coral - First Prize