In Production. A film by Pablo Briones & The Moving Picture Boys
BARACOA tells the story of Leonel (9) and Antuán (13), two young boys living in Pueblo Textil, a tiny village in the Cuban countryside.
Hot summer has come and the two friend are about to spend the holidays by themselves. Between exploring and playing, they overcome boredom the best they can. As they come up with a plan to go to BARACOA beach on their own, Antuán announces he’s going to move to Havana with his father.
The two boys have been friends for their entire lives, but this summer might be the last they ever spend together.
While Cuba is going through a historical and transitional period, Leonel and Antuán also come to a crossroads that will make them reconsider how they see the world and their future.