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YULI: The Carlos Acosta Story

YULI: The Carlos Acosta Story


Havana Film Festival


Directors Guild Of America Incorporated
110 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 6:30pm



Havana Film Festival

The 20th HFFNY will conclude on April 16th at the DGA Theater, with a celebration of world-renowned Cuban ballet dancer and choreographer Carlos Acosta. Our closing night features a special screening of Yuli (2018), the poignant feature film of Acosta’s life and a fundraiser presented by both Acosta’s U.S. Foundation, TIPAF, and AFLFC. VIP Tickets include a private cocktail reception before Yuli and the after-party at an exclusive location, and the chance to meet Carlos Acosta. Money raised goes to supporting Acosta Danza's 3-year Dancers-in-Residence Program, offered to a select group of talented, emerging dancers of limited means from around the globe.

List of Events:

VIP Cocktail Party (A Fundraiser for TIPAF)


Red Carpet


Screening of Yuli (2018)

6:30pm (Doors Open at 6:00pm)

Q&A with Carlos Acosta to follow

Festival Finale with Special Guest Carlos Acosta

9:30pm, Exclusive Location by Invitation Only. Space is Limited.

VIP Tickets at $250 are tax deductible. Questions? Please call 212-687-2146 or email info@aflfc.org

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