Just Like Romeo and Juliet

Just Like Romeo and Juliet

Fall in love with these two modern-day Romeo and Juliet stories, which instead of being set in fair Verona, take place in the beautiful and exotic tropical locales of Vanuatu (Bentley Dean and Martin Butler's Oscar-nominated TANNA) and Cuba (Juan Carlos Cremata Malberti's VIVA CUBA).

Just Like Romeo and Juliet
  • Tanna

    In the South Pacific, Wawa, a young girl from one of the last traditional tribes, secretly falls in love with the chief’s grandson, Dain. When war breaks out, Wawa becomes betrothed to another man as part of a negotiated peace offering. Unwilling to accept this fate, the young lovers decide to ru...

  • Viva Cuba

    In a tale akin to "Romeo and Juliet," the young love between two children living in Havana is threatened by their parents' bitter conflicts. Malú is from an upper-class family and her single mother does not want her to play with Jorgito, as she thinks his background coarse and commonplace. Jorgit...