Film Club 22nd March 8pm – ”Viva”
Director: Paddy Breathnach
Cast: Héctor Medina, Jorge Perugorría, Luis Alberto García
FILM INFO: 100 minutes, Ireland/Cuba, 2015, 15A
Find Your Voice
Short synopsis (less than 60 words)
Jesus, a struggling hairdresser, develops a talent for drag performance. W
hen his estranged father returns and forbids Jesus to perform, a battle of wills follows as the two men learn to respect each other for the first time. Paddy Breathnach’s Oscar-shortlisted crowd-pleaser abouta young gay man’s reconciliation with his father is a compassionate tale of finding one’s true voice.