A longtime revolutionary snitch diligently keeps his neighborhood in check until Cuba’s most prominent dissident moves in, upending everyone’s lives and unraveling secrets best kept unsaid.

Synopsis

Bistec’ is the riveting story of a longtime Cuban Revolutionary and what happens when one of the nation’s prominent dissidents moves into his neighborhood, exposing secrets, upending lives, and testing loyalties. The historical fiction drama reveals the modern world of Cuba’s mysterious vigilance and snitches system against the backdrop of a powerful, emotional story that is packed with surprises

‘Bistec’ podcast series in English And español

English version

Versión en español

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INSPIRED BY CUBA’S SURREAL, DYSTOPIAN WORLD

‘Bistec’ is inspired by real stories of Cuba’s state vigilance and the first hand adventures
experiences Ruiz Barrera lived during documentary photography trips to Cuba in the early ‘90s.

A SOARING SOUNDTRACK

Maestro Alberto Bade

THE PRODUCERS

Manny Ruiz

Manuel Ruiz-Barrera

Celines Toribio

Celines Toribio

Lourdes Castillo

Lourdes Castillo

Santiago Eljaiek

Santiago Eljaiek, III

Armando Azarloza

Armando Azarloza