“Modesty comes in many forms, but it’s most appreciated when matched by a generosity of spirit"
DATE: 17 Mar 2018
TIME: 6:00 pm
LOCATION: New Farm Cinemas
Original Title Corpo Elétrico
Language Portuguese With English Subtitles
Director Marcelo Caetano
Screenwriters Marcelo Caetano, Gabriel Domingues, Hilton Lacerda
Cast Kelner Macedo, Lucas Andrade, Welket Bungué
Genre Drama, Romance
Run Time 93min
Through a series of casual encounters, a young man gets the feel of a new city
New to Sao Paulo, Elias divides his days between working in a cloth factory and fleeting encounters with other men. As the end of the year approaches, work intensifies, and he finds himself increasingly trapped within the factory. With limited free time, he attempts to etch his place in new social circles and to assert the possibility of new relationships.
Awards & Screenings
IFF Rotterdam 2017 Guadalajara IFF 2017, Roze Filmdagen 2017, BFI Flare: London LGBT FF 2017, Hong Kong Lesbian & Gay FF 2017, Queer Lisboa 2017