TENGO MIEDO TORERO

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In the midst of the political turbulence of the Pinochet dictatorship in the Chile of the 1980s, a poor old transvestite becomes involved in a risky clandestine operation after falling in love with a guerrilla who asks her to hide dangerous secrets from the resistance in her house.

En medio de la turbulencia política de la dictadura de Pinochet, en el Chile de los años 80, una pobre travesti de la tercera edad se ve envuelta en una arriesgada operación clandestina tras enamorarse de un guerrillero que le pide esconder peligrosos secretos a la resistencia en su casa.
Title: TENGO MIEDO TORERO (My Tender Matador)
Year: 2020
Country: Mexico – Chile – Argentina
Director: Rodrigo Sepúlveda Urzúa
Running time: 93 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Screenplay: Rodrigo Sepúlveda Urzúa, Juan Elías Tovar (Based on the novel by Pedro Lemebel)
Production companies: Caponeto Cine (MX), Forastero (CL), Tornado (AR), Zapik (CL)
Producers: Gregorio González, Alejandro Israel, Ezequiel Borovinsky, Diego Martínez-Ulanosky, Florencia Larrea
Cast: Alfredo Castro, Leonardo Ortizgris, Julieta Zylberberg, Sergio Hernández, Amparo Noguera, Ezequiel Díaz, Paulina Urrutia, Luis Gnecco
Festivals: Venice International Film Festival 2020 (Giornate degli Autore – Venice Days), Guadalajara International Film Festival 2020 (Mezcal Award – Best Actor, Maguey Award – Best Performance), Thessaloniki Film Festival 2020 (Audience Award – Open Horizons), PRIX CINÉ+ (Audience Award)
Distribuitor: Amazon Prime Video (Latin America)