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Film posters, Cuban

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Alejandro Rodríguez Fornés (Alucho) collection

Identifier: MS 00118
Scope and Contents

Graphic art posters in physical and digital form by Alejandro Rodríguez Fornés, known as Alucho. The theme of the posters is primarily film-related and include commemorative posters for Cuban films and or for film festivals. Many are signed by the artist.

Dates: Circa 2014-2019

Ann Marie Stock Cuban Poster collection

Identifier: MS 00324
Scope and Contents

72 oversize, Spanish-language film and film festival posters from Cuba. Some are signed or initialed by the artist. Inventory of titles, dates, film directors, poster designers, and other notes included in box.

Dates: 1967-2015

Dale Lengua Cuban posters collection

Identifier: MS 00337
Content Description

"Dale Lengua", a Cuban popular expression, is a series of 40 seriagraphs, including one by Alucho, one by Alucho in collaboration with emerging female designer Alicia Fundora Rangel, and several by other designers. Collection contains an accompanying Arte journal issue containing information about this important limited edition commissioned for the Havana Bienal (International Biennial Art Fair).

Dates: 2019

Ghost Posters

Identifier: MS 00103
Content Description

Collection of 24 posters created for Cuban films that were started but not finished and released to the public. The curators of these posters, along with another collection, Final Scenes a tribute to Tomas Gutierrez Alea, were Agapito Martinez and Eduardo Marin. A digital link of the posters for both collections is provided along with this collection. The link provides robust detail regarding the descriptions, translations, and citations for each poster.

Dates: 1996-2015

Laura Llopiz Cuban posters collection

Identifier: SC 01693
Dates: Majority of material found in 2009, undated

Selfie Cuban posters collection

Identifier: MS 00336
Content Description

"Selfie" series of Cuban art posters. Collection consists of 20 seriagraph posters, including one by Alucho, one by Laura Llopiz, one by Pepe Menendez, one by Cuba's leading graphic designer Nelson Ponce, and 17 additional works by male and female graphic designers at various stages of their careers.

Dates: 2019

Últimas Escenas (Final Scenes) Posters

Identifier: MS 00104
Content Description Collection of 30 Cuban film posters, titled "Últimas Escenas", was created to commemorate Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, an acclaimed Cuban film director known also as "Titon". These were films that he envisioned but never completed before his death in 1996. Alea was an active supporter of socialism and used his film work to espouse positive change in Cuba. A link to these posters, which includes robust descriptions, translations, and citations of each poster is included in the digital objects of...
Dates: 2007-2015

Wajiros Poster, 2011

 File — Oversize folder 12
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Posters, from 1962 to 2018, of feature films, documentaries, animated films, film events, and others that were produced in Cuba by Cuban artists. Posters were primarily created by using a silk screen process and were made for both Cuban and non-Cuban films.

Dates: 2011