We adapted the film, Chico & Rita to comic format to explain the passionate love story between its heroes, in strips
The graphic novel Chico & Rita is an adaptation of the film of the same name, directed by Fernando Trueba and Javier Mariscal, starring a Cuban pianist and a singer who have a passionate love story, set in the musical stages of Havana, New York and Las Vegas in the 1950s. In the comic, Mariscal did the drawings and Trueba wrote the script, the same as for the film.
It is published by SinsEntido, a Madrid publishing house which goes for authors, narrators and storytellers with a personal world to share and which has a splendid catalogue of graphic novels. It has 210 pages, a hardcover and good quality paper. The first two editions sold out very quickly in bookshops. It has been published in several languages.