Araby | Excitante! New Films from Brazil
Araby (Arabia) Screening Room Sat, Mar 10, 7PM Sun, Mar 11, 5PM See more at https://www.ybca.org/whats-on/araby Araby is an unpredictable, fable-like road movie about a young man who sets off on a twenty-year journey in search of a better life. Andre lives in an industrial town in Brazil near an old aluminum factory. When Cristiano, a factory worker, suffers an accident, Andre is asked to go to his house to pick up clothes. There Andre stumbles on a notebook and the adventure of Araby begins. As he reads from the journal entries, we are plunged into Cristiano's life--his wanderings, adventures, and loves. (2017, 98 min, digital) Part of: EXCITANTE! New Films from Brazil Mar 10 -- Mar 25, 2018 Screening Room See more at https://www.ybca.org/whats-on/excitante-new-films-from-brazil Brazil consistently produces outstanding films every year, but hardly any of them make it to the United States. In this special mini-showcase, we present the Bay Area premieres of three new films, all of which combine drama, fantasy, and a sharp social consciousness. Mar 17-18: Good Manners | Excitante! New Films from Brazil Mar 24-25: Friendly Beast | Excitante! New Films from Brazil See all of our upcoming films at ybca.org For more info, call 415.978.2787 or visit ybca.org Enjoy FREE same-day gallery admission with all YBCA presented performances & films!