Memories of Underdevelopment (Memorias del subdesarollo)

This film by the Cuban filmmaker Tomás Gutiérrez Alea was restored by Martin Scorsese’s The Film Foundation. Memories of Underdevelopment presents a compelling portrait of Sergio, a young intellectual whose family escaped from Cuba after the Castro-led revolution of 1959.

Restored by Cineteca di Bologna at L’Immagine Ritrovata laboratory in association with Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos (ICAIC). Restoration funded by The George Lucas Family Foundation and The Film Foundation’s World Cinema Project.