Spectrum 8’s third week starts with look at father, son relationships
Painting the Spectrum 8, SASOD’s LBGT annual film festival continues in its third week tomorrow at 7 pm at the Sidewalk Cafe in Middle Street, Georgetown with a special Father’s Day tribute.
The film Beginners stars Christopher Plummer in his Academy Award winning role as Hal, a man who comes out as gay to his son Oliver, played by Ewan McGregor. Soon after his father’s death from cancer, Oliver meets Anna and they start a relationship. Both Oliver and Anna have unresolved emotions about their fathers and Oliver reflects on Hal’s life as he seeks to learn about living and loving.
On Monday, SASOD says, Andil Gosine’s short film Someone Like You tells the story of a kitchen worker who finds escape from broken immigrant dreams in the magic of a flower seller using …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.