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Undertow. 10 March 2018. 2:30 pm.


Peru: Anti-homophobic protection law repealed by Congress in May 2017.



Undertow / Contracorriente (Dir. Javier Fuentes-León, 2009)

Spanish and with English Subtitles
 cast: Cristian MercadoManolo Cardona

=Magic realism, village life, loving yourself.=


It is easy to be out in a cosmopolitan, urban environment. But when you are the only queer in the village, and you are a popular and respected guy, and you have the love and devotion of a wonderful wife… why rock the boat? Ah, but being yourself may just be a matter of life and death.


--A beautiful and gentle parable about queerness.


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