La Señorita – Cuba

La señorita S-America Cuba Singing and dancing  No props N.o.p.: 8 >
A group of girls divided in two lines are singing and clapping a song. One girl moves and dances between the lines and after some time she picks up a girl from any line. Then together until the first girl stops and take her place in any line. And so on…

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

Las Bolas – Cuba

Las Bolas S-America  Cuba Playing with things Props: marbles N.o.p.: 2 >   Two boys play marbles according their rules on an afternoon in Cuba, where they try to touch the marbles from a distance on the ground with a special ‘finger-touch’ . Whoever touches the marbles may have them.

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

Trompo – Cuba

Trompo Cuba S-America Cuba Playing with things Props: a top, a rope N.o.p.: 2 >
In Cuba they know how to play trompo, and with a spinning top they know to make almost impossible moves. But therefore you need a good rope and a strong top! But that they produce in Cuba itself, children are fond of this game! Me too, try to find a good top first and then: play all day!

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

Maria – Cuba

Maria S-America  Cuba Running around No props N.o.p.:  5 > Girls and boys make a circle with their hands tightened  to each other. A boy ask some questions and after they walk together behind him. After some running around one girl wants to play another game.

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