Alicia Hechavarría

An alumnus of the National School of the Performing Arts, the Superior Institute of the Arts and the Meisner Technique workshop at the International School of Film and Television, she was part of the Cuban film industry from an early age but in recent years her expertise extended into the field of production, being involved in Telemundo’s coverage of President Obama’s visit and the Rolling Stones’ first concert in the island.

For Vedado she was a casting assistant for our upcoming National Geographic project and for a commercial with Danish director Susanne Bier. As 2nd 2nd she worked in Fast and Furious 8 (dir.: F. Gary Gray) and was prod. coord. for Pernaud Ricard (Havanna Club commercial), Sputnik (Jobs Without Frontiers) and for Food Network (Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives).

Projects involving Alicia Hechavarría

The Foam of Days

Four lifelong friends, 'Shiny’ (Elegant), ‘Brute’, ‘Philo' (Philosopher), and last but not least - ‘Nutty’, on account he's a bit crazy,  have been best friends since childhood.  They've always been there for each other and they have each other's back, forever. Their friendship tested to breaking point by tragedy and time, this lads are brothers, true locals of the neighbourhood of Casablanca, their field of dreams, just across the bay from Old Havana.

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