Thursday, February 8, 2018
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Running from February through May 2018, the Brazil Initiative's Spring Film Series presents a selection of seven films, both feature films and documentaries, on LGBT experiences within Brazilian society. The series serves as a reminder as to the rich catalogue of LGBT-themed films in Brazil.
"Set in the vibrant Copacabana district of Rio de Janeiro, Elvis and Madona’s unlikely love help them chase dreams, deal with the obstacles that arise along the way and fulfill Madona’s plans for a spectacular drag show that redeems everyone.” (Huffington Post)
Marcelo Laffitte, 2010
Co-sponsored by Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, Brown LGBTQ Center, and Modern Culture and Media