directed by Paddy Breathnach
Cuba/Ireland, 2015, Spanish, 100 minutes
Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 7:00 PM — Plaza Theatre, Main
Jesus, a young hairdresser working at a Havana nightclub that showcases drag performers, dreams of being a performer himself. Encouraged by his mentor, Mama, Jesus finally gets his chance to take thestage. But when his estranged father 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 asthe men struggle to understand one another and reconcile as a family.