Spotlight on: Brazil
In the last few years Brazil has produced some of the most varied and creative LGBTQ+ art in the world, but it is often still a difficult place to be queer. This showcase highlights some of the stories the country has to tell.
Screening Time: 13:10
Duration: 70 Minutes
Date: Sunday 11 September
Director: Yasmin Guimarães
Marina is a young woman that works in Belo Horizonte doing deliveries on her bike. Sweet and personal, Fish celebrates queer femininity and sisterhood.
Director: Fábio Leal
As he moves from one casual encounter to the next, Francisco struggles with how he looks. While helping a friend to renovate their house, he decides to do the same to his image.
HAIKU FROM A DEAD POET
Director: Akira Kamiki
Haiku From a Dead Poet presents a poetry film made entirely with mobile phone footage, exploring the regret and longing of a Brazilian immigrant in London.
Director: Diego Paulino
Between melanin and far away planets, BLACKN3SS proposes a dive into the journey of the black youth of São Paulo city. Poetic, explosive and urgent, this is not to be missed.
THE LAST ROMANTICS
Director: João Cândido Zacharias
Two young men share different points of view of the same sexual encounter in a public space.