This film is partly based on the memoirs of Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas. A fusion of dreams, poetry and dramatic scenes depicting Arenas' dirt-poor childhood, his love for literature, his sexual awakening and early enthusiasm for the Cuban Revolution, his persecution by the Castro regime and his struggle for freedom. Javier Bardem was nominated for Best Actor at the 2001 Academy Awards. Directed by Julian Schnabel, and also stars Olivier Martínez and Johnny Depp.
AIRED ON 11 April 2019
EXPIRES ON 30 November 2019