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Elián (2017)

Elián
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Synopsis

The story of a Cuban boy named Elián González who, on Thanksgiving Day in 1999, was found floating on an inner tube in the Florida Straits, an event that set in motion a bitter custody battle between Elián’s Cuban father and US relatives. Set to the backdrop of a tense and acrimonious relationship between the US and Cuba, the documentary features a wealth of contemporary news archive and gives unprecedented access to key players in the saga, including an exclusive interview with the boy himself, now a 23-year old man. A story of family and the challenges of reconciliation, the documentary uses one boy’s remarkable journey to plot the path to rapprochement between Cuba and the US, and is underscored by a deeply moving personal and political commentary.

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Domestic Releases: May 19th, 2017 (Limited) by ContentFilm
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 110 minutes
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Keywords: Immigration, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Political, Cuba, Florida, Media Circus, Child Custody Battle, 1990s
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: CNN Films, Content Media Corporation, Northern Ireland Screen, Irish Film Board, The Silver Fund, Fine Point Films, Jigsaw Productions
Production Countries: Ireland,
United States

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Director   
Producer    Trevor Birney
Executive Producer    Stacey Offman
Executive Producer    Maiken Baird
Executive Producer    Alex Gibney
Executive Producer    Amy Entelis
Supervising Producer    Courtney Sexton
Executive Producer    Brendan J. Byrne
Co-Executive Producer    Richard Perello
Co-Producer    Erin Edeiken
Editor    Michael J. Palmer
Editor    Hannah Vanderlan
Composer    McKenzie Stubbert
Screenwriter    Tim Golden
Cinematographer    Ross McDonnell

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