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Chilean Film in LGBTQ Film Series
September 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The LGBTQ Resource Center at Gulfport Public Library continues its monthly LGBTQ Film Series on Thursday, September 13 with an Oscar-winning film portraying the trials and triumphs of a transgender Chilean woman.
The film won the 2018 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Marina is a transgender woman in Santiago, Chile whose older boyfriend Orlando becomes ill and unexpectedly dies. In the face of her grief, Marina must cope with hostility and unacceptance from Orlando’s family, and their attempts to shut her out of Orlando’s funeral and force her out of the home she shared with him. (Rated R)
Each film begins at 7 p.m. in the Friends Room at Gulfport Public Library, 5501 28th Ave. S.
Licensing restrictions prohibit naming the film titles in general press releases. But feel free to call 727- 893-1074 for the film title and other information about the film series. Or find titles and more information at mygulfport.us/lgbtq-resources.