BPM (Beats Per Minute)
20th October, 2017
Directed by Robin Campillo, this French drama chronicles the struggle of advocacy group ACT UP to bring awareness and demand government action in response to the early 1990s AIDS epidemic in France. The film stars Nahel Pérez Biscayart, Arnaud Valois, and Adèle Haenel.
Campillo received a nomination for the Palme d’Or and won the Fipresci Prize, the François Chalais Award, the Grand Prize of the Jury, and the Queer Palm at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.