september, 2018

13sep8:00 pm10:00 pmLASFF SCREENING OF ON THE ROOF AT THE MĀORILAND HUBDirected by Patricia Ramos HernándezMāoriland HubCountry:New Zealand

Event Details

In the centre of Havana, on a rooftop, three young friends gather every day to tell stories and dreams, as they struggle to meet the demands of everyday life. In the midst of his boredom, without much resources and fancying prosperity, they decide to set up their own business. The cost of this dream will make them more mature and responsible persons, while providing some sort of happiness in life.

Country: Cuba
Language: Spanish (English subtitles)
Genre: Drama
Length: 106 min
Release: 2016
Director: Patricia Ramos Hernández
Cast: Enmanuel Galbán, Andrea Doimeadiós, Jonathan Navarro Eloseguis
Also Known As: El techo

Rating: M

This screening is part of the Latin America & Spain Film Festival (LASFF) which will be held at the Māoriland Hub from September 7th-16th.

The festival is a celebration of contemporary cinema from 11 nations: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Spain and Uruguay.

The selection includes feature films and documentaries giving the audience a chance to immerse themselves in the languages and social aspects of Latin American and Spanish cultures.

It’s the first time the LASFF has been hosted on the Kapiti Coast as it tours New Zealand.


(Thursday) 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm NZST


Māoriland Hub

68 Main Street, Otaki, New Zealand 5512