Beginning in February and running through May 2018, the Brazil Initiative's Spring Film Series presents a selection of seven feature films and documentaries on LGBT experiences within Brazilian society. "Madame Sata" is a portrait of Joao Francisco dos Santos, a flamboyant, fiercely proud drag queen with a hair-trigger temper, who became a legend in the clubs and slums and prisons of Brazil. Dos Santos, who died in 1976, he spent nearly 30 years of his life in prison, 10 of them for murder. Joukowsky Forum, Room 125, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer Street.
Film: Madame Satã
When: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm