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BRAZIL | 94 minutes | 2017

Breath of fresh air from Brazil in this debut that embraces desire and sensuality freely expressed. Marcelo Caetano was inspired by Walt Whitman’s poem I Sing the Body Electric to make his first film, a portrait of a 23-year-old gay man freely — and joyously — navigating between friends and lovers in frenzied São Paulo. Leaving all judgment aside, the filmmaker brings compassion to this celebration of hope.

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Programs

Thursday October 5, 2017

Program #24
21:25
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 16

Tuesday October 10, 2017

Program #179
13:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 16

Marcelo Caetano

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Marcelo Caetano
  • Interpreter Lucas Andrade, Welket Bungué, Ana Flavia Cavalcanti

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