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An American woman's chance encounter with Fidel Castro leads her on a personal journey to uncover truths behind the tumultuous and often clandestine relationship marking a half-century of United States and Cuban foreign policy.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Lucie Arnaz ... Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ricardo Alarcón Ricardo Alarcón ... Himself
Russ Baker Russ Baker ... Himself
Ann Louise Bardach Ann Louise Bardach ... Herself
William Delahunt William Delahunt
T.J. English T.J. English ... Himself
Sam Farr Sam Farr
Vicki J. Huddleston Vicki J. Huddleston
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. ... Himself (as Robert Kennedy Jr.)
Sergei Khrushchev ... Himself
Peter Kornbluh Peter Kornbluh ... Himself
Frank Mankiewicz ... Himself
Jim McDermott ... Himself
Jack O'Halloran ... Himself
Jose Pertierra Jose Pertierra ... Himself
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Storyline

Embargo is a feature Documentary film which delves into the secret relationship between the United States and Cuba. It is the story of an American woman who travels to Cuba with a U.S. Senator and discovers the untold history of her generation. The film follows her journey as she uncovers the truth from American, Russian and Cuban leaders. Embargo is a landmark exploration of American foreign policy in Latin America. It is also a catalyst to lift the restrictions of the Embargo, not only for the Cuban people, but for the rights of Americans to travel freely. It stars Robert F. Kennedy Jr, Sergei Khrushchev, Ted Sorensen, Frank Mankowiecz, Peter Kornbluh,(National Security Archives) President Ricardo Alarcon ( Cuban National Assembly) and many Cubans and Cuban Americans. Written by Anonymous

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA | Cuba

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Embargo See more »

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Budget:

$950,000 (estimated)
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