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BÁRBARA

Venezuela, 2017

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Q&A WITH JOHN PETRIZZELLI, DIRECTOR

DETAILS

Director: John Petrizzelli 
Cast: Alberto Alifa, Ray García, María Jímenez, Walter Gamberini, Gonzalo Cubero

Genre: drama, adventure
Run-time: 1 hour 45 min

Language: Spanish, with Romanian and English subtitles

SYNOPSIS

BÁRBARA is the story of a transvestite who works in a gay club imitating the great divas of disco music in the late 80s. One day he loses his job in the show, replaced by a younger transvestite. Barbara takes revenge by stealing a valuable briefcase from her former boss and lover, who also owns the disco and escapes to the Llano on the green paths. There he meets a young peasant, Sixto, marked by the loss of his family killed by El Padrino, a drug lord.

AWARDS / SCREENINGS

Delhi International Film Festival – New Delhi, India – Best Feature Film

 

Bogotá International Film Festival – Bogotá, Colombia

 

Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

LesGaiCineMad International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival – Madrid, Spain

 

El Lugar Sin Límites LGBT Film Festival – Quito, Ecuador

 

OutFest Festival Internacional de Cine GLBT – Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

CLFF Chicago Latino Film Festival – Chicago, United States

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