Lost Queens, or Locas Perdidas, is a short film of Chilean director Ignacio Juricic. The film was released at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, where it was one of just 18 short films shortlisted from a list of 1,600 for the Cinéfondation and won second prize.
|Directed by||Ignacio Juricic|
|Written by||Ignacio Juricic|
|Produced by||Mariana Tejos Martignoni|
|Starring||Andrew Bargsted |
Catalina Vásquez Cristi
|Edited by||Valentina Ruiz Sierra|
|Music by||Esteban Gómez |
Realizadora de Cine y Televisión – Universidad de Chile, Productora Locas Perdidas
In 1996, 18-year-old Rodrigo is arrested by the police in a televised raid on the club where he works as a drag queen. He returns home fearful that his family will see him on the news. While all the family is getting ready for a wedding, he makes plans to run away with the 48-year-old hairdresser Mauricio, a family friend and Rodrigo's boyfriend.