WATCH: Rihanna Goes Back to 1950s Cuba for Elle Short Film


By Daniel Gates



Rihanna made a “short film” to accompany her recent Elle cover shoot.

The video takes place in 1956 Havana, where we see Rihanna appear as “the fiery heroine in a passionate affair with a salsa dancer.”

It’s a pretty evocative mini-movie, featuring a Spanish voiceover that narrates, “It’s like a drug. The passion. Taking risks. It’s like the devil is waiting in the dark to change you.”

Check out the video below!


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