Habana Boxing Club


A closeted young boxer in rural Cuba must face off with his best friend and rival for a chance to escape his hyper-masculine society.

Habana Boxing Club screens as part of the Caribbean Diaspora Shorts Program, on Saturday, March 16 at 4:30pm.

Producer Robert Colom, will be in attendance for a Q&A.

  • Director: Danniel Rodriguez
  • Country: USA
  • Language: Spanish
  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Year: 2018
  • Type: Short Films

Danniel Rodriguez

About the Director

Danniel Rodriguez is a filmmaker born & raised in Miami, Florida. Inspired by his environment, his stories revolve around the cultural makeup of the peninsula, as well as Miami’s own celebrated immigrant culture. Graduating from Florida International University, he moved on to work on a variety of local film productions including Ballers, Baywatch, and Moonlight. In 2016, he became the inaugural Fellow of the Miami Film Development Project for his short film Habana Boxing Club. He strives to tell stories that matter.

BAM Rose Cinemas

Peter Jay Sharp Building, 30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Date: March 16 2019

Time: 4:30 pm