animated movie Chico & Rita © Magic Light Pictures / Isle of Man Film
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Chico & Rita

Cuba, 1948. Chico is an ambitious pianist, and Rita a beautiful singer. Together they chase after their dreams and fall in love, but become separated when Rita is spotted by a American talent scout, leaving Chico alone and forlorn at the start of the Cuban Revolution.

Created by: Magic Light Pictures, Isle of Man Film
Language: English / Spanish
Country of Origin: UK / Spain
Featuring the voices of:
Eman Xor Oña ... Chico
Limara Meneses ... Rita
Mario Guerra ... Ramón
Directed by: Tono Errando, Javier Mariscal and Fernando Trueba
Produced by: Michael Rose, Martin Pope, Santi Errando and Cristina Huete
Executive Producers: Steve Christian and Marc Samuelson
Musical Score by: Bebo Valdés
Writing Credits: Fernando Trueba

The majority of characters speak their native language, with a few multilingual characters speaking in either Spanish or English.

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