Suite Habana (Film)

Holland, Jonathan
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/25/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 59, p11
Trade Publication
Film Review
Reviews the motion picture 'Suite Habana,' directed by Fernando Perez.


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