Paris in the early 1990s was in the throes of an epidemic. BPM (120 battements par minute) is a love story and battle cry of a film following Nathan, a young man who joins the Paris chapter of ACT UP. As he attends the weekly meetings, he learns that some members prefer a more radical approach to their protests.
Co-written and driected by 90's "ACT UP militant" Robin Capillo.
...an enthralling, enveloping experience that seizes you fully, effortlessly mixing politics, sex, life, death and art EMPIRE
Riveting and edifying ★★★★★ The Guardian
This film is in French with English subtitles.
Director: Robin Campillo
Cast: Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Arnaud Valois, Adèle Haenel
Consumer Advice: Strong themes, Sex scenes, Graphic nudity
Run Time: 2h 23m
Year of Release: 2017
Price of Ticket: $10 ( + $3 booking fee)
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