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Magnolia Pictures will release VIVA in theaters February 5, 2016. The film is Ireland’s official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards® and Official Selection of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival ‘Spotlight’ Category.
VIVA stars Héctor Medina as Jesus, a young hairdresser working at a Havana nightclub that showcases drag performers, who dreams of being a performer himself. Encouraged by his mentor, Mama (Luis Alberto García), Jesus finally gets his chance to take the stage. But when his estranged father Angel (Jorge Perugorría) abruptly reenters his life, his world is quickly turned upside down. As father and son clash over their opposing expectations of each other, VIVA becomes a love story as the men struggle to understand one another and reconcile as a family.
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Official site: http://www.magpictures.com/viva/
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