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Fidel Castro: Life for the Revolution (2004)

Short | 44 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

Castro has outlived generations of US Presidents, Soviet General Secretaries, CIA Directors and would-be assassins. This film offers a psychological profile of the Cuban revolutionary, and a deeply intimate account of his life based on ...See moreCastro has outlived generations of US Presidents, Soviet General Secretaries, CIA Directors and would-be assassins. This film offers a psychological profile of the Cuban revolutionary, and a deeply intimate account of his life based on private letters, correspondence, speeches and interviews. It features interviews with some of Fidel Castro's closest relatives, close friends and committed enemies. See less
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Writer
Volker Skierka (book "Fidel Castro. A Biography")
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Updated Apr 26, 2004

Release date
Apr 26, 2004 (Germany)

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John Hedges
Narrator (voice) Narrator (voice)   See fewer
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Fidel Castro
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Huber Matos
Himself, Cuban dissident activist Himself, Cuban dissident activist   See fewer
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Wayne Smith
Himself, former chief of US Interests Section in Cuba Himself, former chief of US Interests Section in Cuba   See fewer
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Margot Honecker
Herself, former East German politician Herself, former East German politician   See fewer
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Melba Hernández Rodríguez
Herself, former comrade-in-arms of Fidel Castro Herself, former comrade-in-arms of Fidel Castro   See fewer
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Norberto Fuentes
Himself, author of 'La autobiografía de Fidel Castro' Himself, author of 'La autobiografía de Fidel Castro'   See fewer
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Max Lesnick
Himself, Fidel Castro's longtime friend (as Max Lesnik) Himself, Fidel Castro's longtime friend (as Max Lesnik)   See fewer
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Natalia Revuelta
Herself, Fidel Castro's former lover Herself, Fidel Castro's former lover   See fewer
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Alina Fernández Revuelta
Herself, daughter of Fidel Castro Herself, daughter of Fidel Castro   See fewer
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Jean Ziegler
Himself, Che Guevara's friend Himself, Che Guevara's friend   See fewer
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Ernesto 'Che' Guevara
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Aleida Guevara
Herself, Che Guevara's daughter Herself, Che Guevara's daughter   See fewer
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Celia Sánchez
Herself, close friend of Fidel Castro (archive footage) Herself, close friend of Fidel Castro (archive footage)   See fewer
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Ed Sullivan
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Fidel Ángel Castro Díaz-Balart
Himself, Fidel Castro's son (archive footage) (as Fidelito) Himself, Fidel Castro's son (archive footage) (as Fidelito)   See fewer
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Raul Corrales
Himself, Cuban photographer Himself, Cuban photographer   See fewer
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Richard Nixon
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Nikita Khrushchev
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Miguel Barnet
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Philip Agee
Himself, CIA case officer 1957-1968 Himself, CIA case officer 1957-1968   See fewer
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Jean Daniel
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Henry Kissinger
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Leonid Brezhnev
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Erich Honecker
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Pope John Paul II
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Bernd Wulffen
Himself, former German ambassador to Cuba Himself, former German ambassador to Cuba   See fewer
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Raúl Castro
Himself, Fidel Castro's brother Himself, Fidel Castro's brother   See fewer
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Pope Benedict XVI
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6 / 10 | 11 votes