Posted 5 years ago on May 6, 2012, 3:16 a.m. EST by Merle
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May 9th, 2012 7:30 PM The Brecht Forum, 451 West Street, NYC
In April 1961, the CIA sent a force of Cuban exiles to overthrow the Cuban government. This resulted in the Bay of Pigs Fiasco. Fifty years later, a new documentary shows that US-backed violence against Cuba continued for decades. The new film by Saul Landau, with Danny Glover, anti-Cuba terrorists, and Fidel Castro himself (filmed recently) is combined with fascinating archival footage and a rare recorded interview from prison with one of the Cuban 5.