Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival

End of the World as You Know It

Expired September 29, 2020 4:59 AM
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From diagnoses to disasters to the apocalypse, these shorts take us on an emotional journey through life’s most uncertain and unexpected times. Capturing anxieties that we can relate to in this global pandemic, the protagonists in these moving stories, confronted with the frailties of their existence, find the only way to cope with or transcend the hand life deals them is through human connection.

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***Please note that one or more films in this program have subtitles which will automatically appear on the screen.***

BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE: Brazil, the first week of 2019. A new president takes office in a scenario of fanaticism, prejudice, and violence. Locked in a hotel room, two teenagers decide to change the course of their lives, before it's too late.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    15 minutes
  • Language
    Portuguese (Brazilian)
  • Country
  • Note
    English Subtitles
  • Director
    Leandro Goddinho
  • Cast
    Fernando Siqueira (Cauê), Marcos Oliveira (Julian)