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182 Ratings

Happy Birthday!


Directed by João Pedro Rodrigues
Portugal, 1997
Comedy, Short, Gay & Lesbian


Chico wakes up on his 30th birthday to the sound of his girlfriend singing “Happy Birthday” to him on his answering machine. When João wakes up in bed next to him, he realizes that this is not his typical birthday.

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Happy Birthday! Directed by João Pedro Rodrigues

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1997 | Winner: Special Jury Recognition

São Paulo International Film Festival


Outfest: Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival


Melbourne International Film Festival