Castro’s Spies

Directed by Gary Lennon & Ollie Aslin

“Best of the new Irish films was, however, the fascinating Castro’s Spies. Doing what it says on the cigar box… A fascinating piece of work.”” The Irish Times

The thrilling story of an elite group of Cuban intelligence agents sent undercover to the U.S. in the 1990s. From their recruitment, training and eventual capture on U.S. soil; this film peers into a secret world of false identities, love affairs and betrayal. Using never seen before footage from the Cuban Film Institute’s archive and first-hand testimony from the people at the heart of this story, Castro’s Spies gives a rare glimpse into the shadowy world of a spy – where the stakes are life and death.

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  • Available on DCP Format: From May
  • Available on DVD/Bluray Format: From May