Aleida Guevara in Greece: Events for the 55th anniversary of Che Guevara’s assassination

Aleida Guevara March, the daughter of Ernesto Che Guevara, is visiting Athens, Greece between 6 and 12 October 2022 in order to participate in a series of events marking the 55th anniversary since the assassination of the iconic communist revolutionary.

The organizer of the events and host is New Star Cinema’s director Velissarios Kossivakis, a long-time friend of Cuba.

The central political event in honor of Che will take place on Saturday 8 October at 19:30 in Studio New Star Cinema in central Athens (33 Stavropoulou & Spartis street, Amerikis Square). The event will be attended by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Greece Mr. Aramis Fuente Hernandez.

Among others, the series of events include:

  • 55+ film and documentary screenings related to Che from all over the world.
  • Recitations of poems written by Che, Cuban and foreign poets.
  • A concert dedicated to Ernesto Che Guevara on Sunday 9 October 2022.