Tomás Gutiérrez Alea

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Tomás Gutiérrez Alea

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First Name

Tomás Gutiérrez

Surname or Business Name

Alea

Years Affiliated

2020

Birthplace

Cuba

Occupation

Film Director

Biographical Text

Tomás Gutiérrez Alea is a prominent and highly celebrated Cuban film director. He is an influential figure in shaping Cuba’s film industry. Originally trained in law, he went on to study filmmaking in Italy. His socially-driven works expose the plight of the working class and the Cuban revolution. He explored various genres such as Neorealism, comedy, and historical film to reflect on the lives and people of Cuba.

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Citation

“Tomás Gutiérrez Alea,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed January 31, 2023, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/717.