Elias is turning a chapter in his life: new job, new boyfriend, and new HIV status. How does he deal with being positive? Whom can he tell? How does he tell his new lover? Invulnerable avoids the melodrama and the sermonizing of many AIDS-themed films. Well done; recommended.
Invulnerable, dir. Álvaro Pastor, 2005 Spain, 25 min., in Spanish with English subtitles
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screened as part of the "Worldly Affairs" shorts program