Curated Collection

Editorial: The Cuban Revolution


On January 8, 1959, victorious Fidel Castro entered Havana after officially deposing General Fulgencio Batista. It was a triumph for the 26th of July Movement and foreshadowed the start of Castro’s decades-long rule. In this curated editorial footage collection, watch this historic moment unfold and see the legacy it leaves behind: from the rallies and guerrilla forces to the monuments and mural-lined streets of Cuba.