Memories of a Penitent Heart
Twenty five years after Miguel died from AIDS, his niece, filmmaker Cecilia Aldarondo, embarks on an excavation into a quagmire of unresolved family drama. Like many gay men in the 1980s, Miguel moved from Puerto Rico to New York City; he found a career in theater and a rewarding relationship. Yet, on his deathbed he grappled to reconcile his homosexuality with his Catholic upbringing. Now, decades after his death, Cecilia locates Miguel’s lover Robert, who has been shunned and demonized by the family, in order to understand the whole story.Memories of a Penitent Heart is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a documentary and family movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (72 votes).
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#4324 Ranked in Female Director Movies
#6733 Ranked in Family Movies
#10829 Ranked in Documentary Movies
Memories of a Penitent Heart has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (72 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.