Teen rockers Manu and Felipe have their friendship tested when one develops an unexpected crush, in this refreshing coming of age tale.
In their small coastal town, lifelong best friends Manuel and Felipe spend their days practising with their rock band and transforming a banged-up van into a cosy hideaway to impress their girlfriends. When Manu starts having romantic dreams about Felipe, simmering desires suddenly begin to emerge. But are these newfound feelings really so new? Boasting authentic and charismatic performances, this highly relatable film truly lives up to its name.
Content warning: contains strobe lighting
“Coming of age is a theme that has been done, arguably even overdone, in film before. Sublime rises above the crop in this regard because of how everything in it is done in earnest.”
— International Cinephile Society