7 Days in Havana : exclusive pictures, synopsis & notes

13 mai 2011

Exclusive LTDT : the synopsis and the first informations (taken from Cannes pressbook) about the 7 Days in Havana's short movie by Gaspar Noé

Friday - Untitled - by Gaspar Noé

Yamilslaidi, an attractive Afro-Cuban schoolgirl, is parting with some friends on a beach in Havana. The music'c pounding. The atmosphere's hot. Another girl gets close and dances with her. They begin to kiss...

In the morning, they wake up naked under the outraged gaze of Yasimilslaidi's parents. Determinated to rid their daughter of the curse that has been placed on her, the parents drag her to an Afro Cuban priest and ask for cleaning ceremony.

Gaspar Noé about 7 Days in Havana :

"This film portrays the purification ritual of a young woman in the midst of a forest.