A escondidas (Hidden Away)

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Hidden away

20171 h 38 min
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Although they exchange only a fleeting glance, the encounter has a profound effect on the pair. As his friends try and set him up with a local girl, Rafa’s thoughts remain with Ibrahim. Meanwhile, Ibrahim finds himself isolated in the big city, treated like an outsider, with the threat of deportation hanging over his head. When the two boys meet again, they form a close bond and decide to work together to find a way for Ibrahim to escape his fate and live the life he wants. Against a backdrop of societal pressures and racial tensions, Mikel Rueda’s arresting debut boasts two charming performances from its young male leads, expertly capturing the fears and excitement of first love

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A escondidas (Hidden Away)

In the bathroom of a crowded nightclub, Ibrahim, a 14-year old Moroccan boy, crosses paths with Spanish teen Rafa. Although they exchange only a fleeting glance, the encounter has a profound effect on the pair. As his friends try and set him up with a local girl, Rafa’s thoughts remain with Ibrahim. Meanwhile, Ibrahim finds himself isolated in the big city, treated like an outsider, with the threat of deportation hanging over his head. When the two boys meet again, they form a close bond and decide to work together to find a way for Ibrahim to escape his fate and live the life he wants. Against a backdrop of societal pressures and racial tensions, Mikel Rueda’s arresting debut boasts two charming performances from its young male leads, expertly capturing the fears and excitement of first love. – Michael Blyth, BFI Flare

 

Official Selection: BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival, Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival, Frameline: San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival, Out Here Now – Kansas City LGBT Film Festival, ¡Cine Magnífico! Albuquerque, Queer Lisboa, Seattle Latino Film Festival

Opening film

A ESCONDIDAS (HIDDEN AWAY)
A ESCONDIDAS (HIDDEN AWAY)

A escondidas (Hidden Away)

Country: Spain
Released: 2014
Dierector: Mikel Rueda
Duration: 98′

The film is screwing with English and Greek subtitles at Outview Film Festival 2016

Screening 14 Αpril 2016 

 Screening 15 Αpril 2016