El Papalote – Cuba

El papalote S-America Cuba Playing with things Props: a paper kite flyer N.o.p.: 2 >
Some children have made their own kite flyer and want to fly. One child is holding the flyer at the other end of the street and when the sign is given to let the kite fly, then the kite flies in the air. Always be aware of electricity wires in the air!!

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 2003

El Pon – Cuba

El pon S-America Cuba Playing with things game Props: a stone or small object N.o.p.: 4 >
A circuit is drawn on the ground. The children have to jump over the numbers in a prescribed order. When returning at the starting point the child has to pick up the stone and bring it at the home position. Then he must throw the stone in the next following number and again: continue
the jumping. When the stone is not thrown correctly in a number, then another boy/girl is on.

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 2003

El Retrato – Cuba

El retrato S-America Cuba Running around No props N.o.p.: 5 >
Children start running in a circle with their hands together. They sing a song and at the end of the song, all children must freeze and should sit “still”. When the boy, who is it, comes by the circle he tries the other children make laugh, but that’s not always easy to do!

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 2003

Frigelito – Cuba

Frigelito S-America Cuba Guessing game No props N.o.p.: 6 >                              One boy is holding another boy and with his hands he closes the eyes of this boy. He is going to sit on a bench while holding the eyes closed with his hands and the boy with his eyes closed is bending foreover to the boy who closes his eyes. When in that position a boy from the group is going to sit on his back. The boy with his eyes closed must guess who is now on his back. And if not guessed right, he must stay there with his eyes closed for some more time.

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 2003

Fútbol – Cuba

Fútbol S-America Cuba Playing with things Props: wood, nails and coins N.o.p.: 2
The boys playing this game were very proud to play with their self made soccer field. With their own rules they play happily a soccer game with their fingers between the nails hammered in the wood as obstacles for the game.

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 2003