Dir. João Pedro Rodrigues (2009).
Fado-singing, pooch-pampering trannie diva grows old: Sounds like a yawn, but João Pedro Rodrigues’s To Die Like a Man is a deep and fabulously sad fable, as well as an example of lyrical, playful, unpredictable filmmaking from this Portuguese festival star.
Fri., Oct. 8, 4 & 7 p.m., 2010
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 29, 2010