Latin American Institute Film Screenings

CORPO ELÉTRICO

CORPO ELÉTRICO

Directed by Brazilian director Marcelo Caetano

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
7:30 PM
Melnitz Hall 1409
UCLA James Bridges Theater
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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Doors open at 7:00 pm

About the film:

In this award winning LGBTQ coming of age from Brazil, Young Elias tries to balance his daily life between working in a garment factory and casual encounters with men. With the arrival of summer, Elias has been dreaming of the sea often, and his desire to turn off a bit intensifies. In the factory where he works, however, his responsibilities grow as the holiday season approaches. After another night working of overtime, Elias and his co-workers decide to go out together. As he tries to discern where his future might lead him, Elias learns to take pleasure in the small things in life.

95 minutes | In Portuguese with English subtitles

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Cost: Free & open to the public

Special Instructions

Parking Information: The closest parking lot is Structure #3. Pay-by-space ($3 - an hour or $12 - all day). Campus map, directions, transportation options to UCLA at UCLA maps and driving directions

For more information please contact

Jennifer Lainez
jlainez@international.ucla.edu

Download File: Corpo-eletrico_flyer-qk-rwl.pdf

Sponsor(s): Center for Brazilian Studies, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs through the Consulate General of Brazil- Los Angeles