Is “Cuba, Libre?” Headed to the Classroom?

Last week Cuba, Libre? had a screening before an audience of fans of the Beloit International Film Festival which is considering including the film in its 15th annual festival to be held next February in Beloit, Wisconsin.

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A teacher at the local high school couldn’t make the screening so she e-mailed the film’s producer, director asking how she could obtain a copy of Cuba, Libre? to show to her students.

If Cuba, Libre? proves to be a useful classroom tool for her, it may be offered to high school teachers in other cities.

“Cuba, Libre?” Seen Across The Nation, Across The World

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Tonight Cuba, Libre? Producer/Director, Dick Jordan, be doing an audience Q&A session via Skype after the Beloit International Film Festival previews the film.

The film had its community TV premiere in January of 2016 on MarinTV which is operated by the Community Media Center of Marin ( in San Rafael, California.


It has now aired on 60 such stations in 22 states across the U.S. (plus the District of Columbia) serving communities as small as 600 households to ones with a million or more. Collectively, those stations serve over 3.3 million households.

And to-date the film has been an “Official Selection” of 44 film festivals across the globe, won 17 awards, and been nominated 9 times for “Best Documentary” winning 4 times in that category.