Nonardo Perea Diary

Island II the Continuation of a Project (video)

November 6, 2017 | 1 Comment »

The short film is dedicated to everyone who has needed to emigrate to find opportunities and try and prosper in another place. It is the second installment of something that was initially going to be a trilogy, and is dedicated to my friends and acquaintances.

We Are All Wolves

July 19, 2017 | No Comments »

I interviewed the young actress and filmmaker Camila Carballo. Her last short movie “Lobos” (wolves), tells the story of two men who break into an old man’s apartment after he has just passed away, and they do this for the simple reason that they want to extend their homes.

What the System in Cuba Teaches Us

July 3, 2017 | 15 comments

When I was young kid and went to a rural boarding school, I remember that every time a visit from the municipal authorities was announced, the school’s directors would hurry to paint the school facade, get students to clear up the common areas…

Alicia Cubells, a Special Woman I Interviewed in Prague

June 12, 2017 | 1 Comment »

While in Prague recently, I had the good fortune of meeting a young female entrepreneur, who let me get an insight into her life. Alicia Cubells is one of these people who leave their mark deep in people’s hearts…

No to violence against the LGTBI community (Video)

June 2, 2017 | 1 Comment »

While in Prague, one of our class tasks was to make a short 1 minute video, which would be called a capsule, and we were given the freedom to choose whatever subject we were interested in. I chose the violence that the gay community in Cuba currently suffers.

My Second Trip to the Czech Republic

May 22, 2017 | No Comments »

On May 4th, I traveled to the Czech Republic for the second time. This time, I had been chosen to take part in a workshop, along with five women, about the issue of women’s rights today, their social empowerment, where another vulnerable group was also introduced, the LGTBI community.

Sharing Experiences with a US Photographer

April 24, 2017 | No Comments »

I was amazed to meet a heterosexual man who didn’t feel uncomfortable at any moment while looking through my work, on the contrary, he gave his opinion the whole time and they were mostly positive on the whole.

Cuba’s Damn Procedures (part 2)

April 20, 2017 | 1 Comment »

I remember a few years ago when I was running late to hand in my entry for an erotic literature competition, and when I reached the institution which received the works, the receptionist told me to go up to a floor where a pre-selection of works…

Cuba’s Damn Procedures (part 1)

April 11, 2017 | 1 Comment »

Every writer knows what the procedure is to getting a book published in Cuba, you have to win a literary competition, if you don’t then your work will never be visible to anyone.

Back to the Future (video)

April 6, 2017 | No Comments »

I’m confident that virtually no Cuban has been able to escape the experience you have when you get into a private shared taxi. The driver nearly always has music on to keep himself entertained along the journey and, in passing, he tortures his passengers.