Director: Carlos Lechuga, Running Time: 14 min., Year: 2010, Country: Cuba, Language: Spanish.
- Silver Hugo, Chicago International Film Festival 2010
- Best Short Film, Havana International Film Festival 2010
In the border of Havana City there is a small town. In this little town there is a school. At the rural school a swimming instructor is preparing five children for a competition. The only pool that exists in the whole town is empty. So that their students do not lose the illusion, the teacher takes them by the surrounding villages in search of a full pool. Finding no "water" this professor will find a solution for his young learners do not lose hope to win the competition.
English Title: The Swimmers / Original Title: Los Bañistas
Director: Carlos Lechuga
Producer: Claudia Calviño
Screenplay: Carlos Lechuga
Cinematography: Julito Simoneau
Editor: Luis Ernesto Doñas
Sound Design: Rubén Valdés
Principle Cast: Osvaldo Doimeadiós, Mario Guerra