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[1] and won second prize.[2]

Lost Queens
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Film poster
Locas Perdidas
Directed byIgnacio Juricic
Written byIgnacio Juricic
Produced byMariana Tejos Martignoni
StarringAndrew Bargsted
Roxana Campos
Catalina Vásquez Cristi
Rodrigo Pérez
Macarena Lagos
Maite Neira
CinematographyDanilo Miranda
Edited byValentina Ruiz Sierra
Music byEsteban Gómez
Pablo Álvarez
Roberto Espinoza
Production
companies
Realizadora de Cine y Televisión – Universidad de Chile, Productora Locas Perdidas
Release date
  • May 21, 2015 (2015-05-21) (Cannes Film Festival)
Running time
28 minutes
CountryChile
LanguageSpanish

PlotEdit

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.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cannes Festival website". festival-cannes.com. Archived from the original on 2007-10-14. Retrieved 2015-06-30.
  2. ^ "Cinéfondation award winners news". cinefondation.com. Retrieved 2015-06-30.
  3. ^ "LOCAS PERDIDAS (LOST QUEENS)". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2015-06-30.

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