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The Twelve Chairs

6.7
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Original title
Las doce sillas
Year
Running time
94 min.
Country
Cuba Cuba
Director
Screenwriter
Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Ugo Ulive (Novel: Ilya Ilf, Yevgeni Petrov)
Music
Juan Blanco
Cinematography
Ramón F. Suárez (B&W)
Cast
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Producer
Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos (ICAIC)
Genre
Comedy | Cuban revolution
Synopsis / Plot
When her country is taken over by socialist revolutionaries, a wealthy woman can't bear to give up all of her wealth and possessions to the new government, so she hides all of her treasures in the 12 chairs of a dining-room set. After her death her nephew finds out what she had done and, since the chairs had been "nationalized" and are now in the possession of a dozen different people, he sets out to track them down and get the treasures he believes rightfully belong to him.
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