CASSANDRO, THE EXOTICO!

Showings

Scene 1 Mon, Feb 4 6:00 PM
Series Info
Series:Pride at FilmScene
Film Info
Rating:Not Rated
Runtime:73 minutes
Director:Marie Losier
Year Released:2018
Production Country:France
Language:English
Spanish

Description

Presented in partnership with Iowa City Pride!

"A moving and sometimes amusing portrait of grit and glitter overcoming adversity." - Jordan Mintzer, Hollywood Reporter

OFFICIAL SELECTION - Cannes Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Morelia International Film Festival: Sexual Diversity Program

After 26 years of spinning dives and flying uppercuts on the ring, Cassandro, the star of the gender-bending, cross-dressing Mexican wrestlers known as the Exoticos, is far from retiring. But with dozens of broken bones and metal pins in his body, he must now reinvent himself.  

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