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The Shiny Shrimps Les Crevettes pailletées

  Cédric Le Gallo & Maxime Govare

  France     105 minutes

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  Virtual SOLD OUT

Available to stream starting July 14, 2021 @ 6:30pm CT, with a 24-hour watch window.

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Featuring a conversation with directors Cédric Le Gallo & Maxime Govare moderated by Lee Shoquist on the streaming platform.


Under fire after making a homophobic statement on TV, Olympic swimmer Matthias is in hot water. Desperate to make good, he’ll do anything to regain his place on the national team. The penance? Coach the Shiny Shrimps, a flamboyant and amateur gay water polo team angling to qualify for the Gay Games in Croatia. This boisterous comedy, dripping with screwball gags, effervescent laughs, and an enormous heart, chronicles a bumpy-yet-joyful ride where both coach and teammates have something to prove.

 French with subtitles 



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