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Cinematheque . Film Schedule . PRIVATE DESERT (virtual)

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Online Exclusive! Available starting 9/23!

PRIVATE DESERT (virtual)

DESERTO PARTICULAR
Brazil, Portugal | 2021 | Aly Muritiba

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Brazil’s official entry for the 2022 Oscar for Best Int’l Feature Film focuses on a disgraced policeman who drives 2000 miles across Brazil to find his online “lover” Sara, whom he has never met in person but who has suddenly gone missing. Shown at the 46th Cleveland Int’l Film Festival. “A welcome and assured intervention into [Brazil’s] calcified ideals about desire and masculinity…Achingly beautiful—and incredibly erotic.” –Variety. Adults only! Subtitles. 121 min.

Private Desert, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be viewed online from 9/23 thru at least 11/3 via the link below. Doing so supports the Cinematheque. Screening fee is now $4.99 and you have 7 days to watch it.

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Friday 9/23
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