In the wake of a domestic tragedy, a turbulent pair of siblings travel to Cuba in hopes of finding peace with their estranged father in his home-land.

Directed by Jacob Kirby & Produced by Ning Zhao
Written by Fiona Gorman & Jacob Kirby
Starring Matt Yocum & Fiona Gorman
Edited by Jacob Kirby & Li Lin
Original music by Mathieu Karsenti
Sound Supervison by Matt Yocum

*WINNER* BEST SHORT NARRATIVE: FORT LAUDERDALE INT’L FILM FESTIVAL 2016 - College Film Competition
*WINNER* BEST MUSIC: MAVERICK MOVIE AWARDS 2016

*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Austin Film Festival 2016
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Savannah Film Festival 2016
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: NewFilmmakers Los Angeles 2016
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Fort Lauderdale Int’l Film Festival 2016
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Reel Hollywood Independent Film Festival 2017
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Crossroads Film Festival 2017
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Phoenix Film Festival 2017
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Kerry Film Festival 2017
*OFFICIAL SELECTION: Cambridge Film Festival 2017



OFFICIAL SCREENING DATES


9.10.2016 - 6:50PM *WORLD PREMIERE* - LOS ANGELES, CA
NewFilmmakers LA - Linwood Dunn Theatre (The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences)
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10.13.2016 - 7:10PM *TEXAS PREMIERE* - AUSTIN, TX
Austin Film Festival - Rollins Theatre
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10.17.2016 - 12:00PM - AUSTIN, TX
Austin Film Festival - Galaxy Highland 9
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10.25.2016 - 11:00AM  - SAVANNAH, GA
Savannah Film Festival - Lucas Theatre

10.28.2016 - 9:00AM - SAVANNAH, GA
Savannah Film Festival - Trustees Theatre

11.19.2016 - 11:00AM - Hollywood, FL
Fort Lauderdale Int’l Film Festival - Cinema Paradiso Hollywood

2.19.2017 - 1:00PM - LOS ANGELES, CA
Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival - Regal Cinemas LA LIVE
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4.7.2017 - 2:30Pm - PHOENIX, AZ
Phoenix Film Festival - Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatre
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4.8.2017 - 1:45PM - PHOENIX, AZ
Phoenix Film Festival - Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatre
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4.13.2017 - 10:20AM - PHOENIX, AZ
Phoenix Film Festival - Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatre
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4.7.2017 - 1:30PM - MADISON, MS
Crossroads Film Festival - Malco Grandview Theatre

10.20.2017 - 16:00 IST - TRALEE CO. KERRY, IRELAND
Kerry Film Festival - Cinema Killarney
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10.24.2017 - 22:00 GMT - CAMBRIDGE, UK
Cambride Film Festival - Arts Picture House
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10.26.2017 - 12:00 GMT - CAMBRIDGE, UK
Cambride Film Festival - The Moving Cinema
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Pasión De Viajar

(BEHIND THE SCENES WITH ‘LAS CENIZAS’)



A visual portrait of Cuba, seen from the perspective of an outsider. Shot directly before, during and after the opening of the american embassy in August 2015.

Footage captured during the production of 'Las Cenizas'

Produced by Ning Zhao

Shot, edited and colored by Jacob Kirby
www.jacobkirby.com

Additional footage by Fiona Gorman


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