Video — 1 streaming video file (43 min.) : digital, sd., col.
Documentary on Elena, an apartment building in the central district of Havana, Cuba, containing 53 apartments. The building is in a terrible state of repair and one half of all the apartments have no toilet nor running water. In the central district of Havana about half of all the residential buidings are badly in need of repair, 230 buildings collapse every year and some have been waiting since 1970 for government aid in repairing them.
New York : Distributed by Women Make Movies, 
Video — 1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Video: NTSC.
"Their voices are suppressed, prohibited and censored. But world-famous bloggers Yoani Sánchez, Zeng Jinyan and Farnaz Seifi are not frightened of their dictatorial regimes. These fearless women stand for a new networked generation of modern rebels. In Cuba, China and Iran their blogs shake the foundations of the state information monopoly - putting their lives at great risk. Barbara Miller's film Forbidden Voices accompanies these brave young rebels on their dangerous journey and traces their use of social media like Facebook, YouTube and Twitter to denounce and combat the violations of human rights and freedom of speech in their countries - thereby triggering international resonance by building up enormous political pressure. TIme Magazine counts them among the world's most influential voices. Based on their moving eyewitness reports and clandestine footage, Forbidden Voices pays homage to their courageous battle"--Container.