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At a prestigious Catholic boys school in Melbourne 1975, arty and flamboyant Tim Conigrave fell madly in love with John Caleo, the captain of the football team. Their operatic romance lasted for 16 years, facing disapproval, infidelity, separation, and the looming shadow of the grim reaper. Their relationship has been immortalized in Tim Conigrave's posthumous autobiography Holding the Man, which has been read and loved by millions worldwide. This is the true story of how Romeo met Romeo and what happened ever after.

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Waterbyrd Filmz Pty Ltd