The Nest

Friday 18 November – 9.30pm

Hackney Showroom – £5

Dir Filipe Matzembacher, Marcio Reolon / Brazil 2016 / 115min
With Nicolas Vargas, Sophia Starosta, Lucas Riedl, Felipe Paes, Guilherme Bassan
UK Distribution | Outplay Films

UK premiere

Handsome young soldier Bruno deserts from the Brazilian army to go on a search for his long-lost brother in Porto Alegre. While his brother remains elusive Bruno quickly falls in with a gang of genderqueer bohemians and befriends Stella, one of his brother’s acquaintances. Through these unconventional new friendships Bruno begins to discover himself and explore his sexuality.

Filipe Matzembacher & Marcio Reolon film unravels over an episodic structure highlighting atmosphere, emotion and interpersonal dynamics and resulting in an intriguing examination of how we find and create our queer families.