The Legend of Old Cuban Samurai deals with the struggles of uncompromising change. Mateo, a Cuban guajiro (farmer), experiences other worldly dreams of a past life as a samurai and of the after life. Something lingers in his soul as if something has been left unfinished. Eto, a Japanese bomber pilot decides to defect during the bombing run of Pearl Harbor to have revenge on another soldier for the death of his only son. But Eto also leads a double life that he keeps in the shadows. Ricky and Yasmin try to fulfill the wish of a dying family friend by going to Cuba to return a coffee maker urn to a man that shouldn’t be alive.