The Carnival (DVD)
Argentinian gay-themed drama following two men who grew up in the town of Gualeguaychú, in the east of Argentina near the border with Uruguay. Directed by Marco Berger.
Every summer they participate in the town’s traditional carnival, which transforms the men of the community into Dionysiac figures via costumes, glitter and feathers.
Since they were children, every summer they used to participate together in the traditional carnivals of their hometown. This magical celebration, transform men of the community into dionysiac figures with makeup, coloured costumes, glitter and feathers. Alcohol, friendship and parties out of control become the limelight. Boundaries get blurred with the heat of the sun at the edge of the imposing Paraná River.