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Cuba - a country rumba. (1933)

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Director: Fitcpatrik Dzhejms. Fitzpatrick James

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Tourists arrive in the capital of Cuba - Havana.

Harbour View from the plane.

The ship arrives at the dock, the passengers descend the ladder.

On the water is a seaplane.

The men carry the luggage on a trolley.

Hall of arrival, baggage check customs.

Tourists come to the city.

Street vendors offer fruits.

Streets, traffic controller on duty.

The traffic through the narrow streets.

Buildings in the Spanish style, the Prado Promenade, the Palace of Taconite, a monument with sculptures, the National Capitol building, built in the late 20-ies of XX century on the model of the Washington Capitol, which houses the Academy of Sciences, library, museum.

Cathedral, the casino building, in front of her sculpture with dancing figures.

The ancient fortress of El Morro, watchtowers, ancient cannons at the walls.

Against the background of the fortress by sea sailboat sails.

Cuba - agrarian country.

Countryside, fields of sugar cane.

Plowing oxen, harvesting.

Reed on carts, loading bales on a train.

Plantation of tobacco, there is a collection of leaves.

Tobacco is brought to the factory, it is made from the famous Cuban cigars.

Packing in boxes of cigars.

Carnival in Havana.

Parade starts at the cathedral.

Men twist on sticks huge garlands, go dancing Cubans.

Men with machetes represent the harvest.

Ride the platform to mock.

The famous bar Sloppy Jess.

Bartenders prepare beverages at the bar, drinking their visitors.

Restaurant Sanssouci.

Before visitors at the tables dancing couple performing Spanish dance.

Dusk.

The boat sails past the coast, the beach.

Palm trees on the shore

Key words

Cuba, the city, attractions, musical instruments, agriculture, dancing