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“Mix one part Field of Dreams,
one part Fellini’s Amacord and
add a generous helping of cubanismo…”
Shawn Bean, Florida Magazine
"BY THE SEA is a brand new award-winning film release from the Desert Mountain Media/ Ventura Releasing Latin Cinema Collection on DVD and VHS that's chock full of aesthetic nutrients and heaps of tasty fun."
Distributed by Desert Mountain Media.

"Are you looking for that special way to enhance your low-carb diet? How about a highly nutritious yet low calorie "summer film" to complement your South Beach Diet? Come relax with us at the fabulous Inn at Weekapaugh, Rhode Island. It is rated one of the best resorts in the world by Forbes, and served as the beautiful location for BY THE SEA.
"It's here you can learn how to make Lena's lean and mean magic recipes for Guanabana tarts and Coconut Macaroons."
Can't get to Cooperstown this summer? It's here you can learn the roots of American Baseball at the turn of the century and Cuban Baseball players who played at seaside resorts. BY THE SEA has authentic baseball scenes. What do the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox have to do with romance?
Want to learn to dance the Cha-Cha? Lena will teach you in one easy lesson.
Do you like films about baseball, and films about ghosts, and films about the cha-cha?
Do you like contemporary Hispanic and Latino Films? Films about Cuba and Cubans?
"By The Sea"


Yearning for love and meaning in her life, Cuban-born, but New York-raised Lena (Elena Aaron) sets out on a heroic journey to a magic seaside resort in Rhode Island to fulfill her dreams. She takes the opportunity to explore her Cuban heritage along the way, as she is visited by the ghost of her grandfather, Blue, a Cuban baseball player. Lena's hired on as a chef's assistant at a seaside resort, where she befriends a shy, attractive handyman (Robert Pemberton). Using the magic of one's own heart, as well as healthy doses of Guanabana Tarts, turn of the century baseball and the Cha-cha.

BY THE SEA is an award winning film featuring the debut of the sensuous and beautiful ELENA AARON, also starring ROBERT PEMBERTON, TORI DAVIS, TONY V, JIMMY TINGLE and introducing CHRIS RIVARO as Blue. BY THE SEA has been honored for positive role portrayals in Latin Cinema among other distinguished awards. The film's DVD is in English, with some Spanish scenes as well as optional Spanish subtitles.

BY THE SEA is Executive Produced and Written by DEAN HUH and DEAN BARNES. Directed by DEAN BARNES.