Short film on Alberto Korda to be premiered in Portugal
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- Arts and Culture
- Culture and Traditions
- 11 / 30 / 2009
Cuban filmmaker Roberto Chile said his documentary dedicated to photographer Alberto Díaz (Korda), famous for the portrait of Che Guevara, will be premiered in Portugal during the XIX Iberoamerican Summit.
At the end of November and the beginning of December the audiovisual will be screened in Lisbon together with the exhibition Korda, Conocido Desconocido showed in Cuba and in some other countries by Diana Díaz, daughter of the Cuban photographer and executor of his work.
Chile explained that it will be a tribute to the 50th anniversary of the picture known as Guerrillero Heróico –taken in March 1960 by this master - the most widely reproduced image in the history of photography . This work is the first one of a series of audiovisuals to five photographers of the Revolution edited by Salvador Combarro and the music by jazzist Alexis Bosh.