Miami Dade College, in cooperation with the Lawton Foundation for Human Rights, recently premiered Oscar’s Cuba at the College’s historic Tower Theater in Little Havana. The feature-length documentary on Cuban political prisoner Dr. Oscar Elías Biscet González, one of the communist island’s best-known dissidents and human-rights advocates who is currently serving a 25-year prison term with no due process, was produced and directed by Jordan Allott.
The screening at the Tower Theater was preceded by a reception and question-and-answer session with the filmmakers at the Cuba Ocho Art Center. In attendance were prominent figures both in and outside the Cuban exile community.
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