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48 Ratings


Directed by Paddy Breathnach
Ireland, Cuba, 2015
Drama, LGBTQ+


When everything is for sale, what’s the value of love? Jesus does make up for a troupe of drag performers in Havana, but dreams of being a performer. When he finally gets his chance to be on stage, a stranger emerges from the crowd and punches him in the face.

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Awards & Festivals

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2016 | Winner: ADL Stand Up Award

Irish Film and Television Awards

2016 | 5 nominations including: Best Film

2016 | Winner: Best Cinematography

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