Havana Motor Club

Film Screening and Q & A
PAST EVENT: Sun, Oct 29, 2017

Havana Motor Club tells a personal, character-driven story about Cuba’s vibrant community of underground drag racers and their quest to hold Cuba’s first official car race after the 1959 Revolution. The film tackles how Cuba’s recent reforms have affected the lives of these racers and their families. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt.


BJ Perlmutt
BJ Perlmutt

Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker. Most recently, he directed, produced and edited Havana Motor Club for Samuel Goldwyn Films, a feature-length documentary that explores Cuba’s underground drag racing community and their quest to hold the first official car race since the Cuban Revolution. The film premiered in competition at the Tribeca Film…

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Revealing complexities both on and off the island, Cuba Is explores aspects of Cuba not easily accessed by foreigners, and sometimes not even by Cubans themselves.

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