An interview with Hugo Chávez by Aleida Guevara
Directed by Alexandra Keeble
An extended interview with Hugo Chávez by Che Guevara's daughter Aleida
In February 2004 Aleida Guevara conducted an extended, intimate interview with Hugo Chávez, exploring Venezuela's explosive revolutionary terrain post-April 2002, when Chávez survived a coup attempt instigated by the United States...
The DVD also features interviews with Cuban doctors working in some of Caracas's marginal communities and street interviews with ordinary Venezuelans on Chávez's broad-ranging social programs. This film affords a rare opportunity for a glimpse through the blockade of information imposed by the United States into a country rich with hope, dreams and... oil.
Aleida Guevara is the eldest daughter of Ernesto Che Guevara and Aleida March. She works as a pediatrician in Havana, Cuba and is a prominent figure in the anti-globalization movement.
There is a different Venezuela where the wretched of the earth know that they can free themselves from their past. And this is a different Latin America.