Fidel : the untold story

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Summary

  • A documentary produced in Cuba celebrating the life and political career of Fidel Castro through archival footage, interviews with Castro and commentary by family, associates, former guerrilla fighters, politicians and historians. Castro is seen swimming with bodyguards in the ocean, visiting his childhood home and school, joking with his friend Nelson Mandela, meeting with Elian Gonzalez, and celebrating his birthday with the Buena Vista Social Club.

Notes

  • Special features: Estela Bravo profile; comments about Estela Bravo; comments about "Fidel: the untold story"; outtakes; trailer gallery.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
  • In English and Spanish with English subtitles.
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