End of the Century

2019 / 84' / ARGENTINA, USA / In Spanish with Chinese and English subtitles / Color

“End of the Century tells a sexy and haunted riddle of a romance” The Slant

“A brief queer encounter proves much more than casual in Lucio Castro’s erotic, time-jumping feature debut” The Hollywood Reporter

Winner of the Grand Jury Award - Honorable Mention for Outstanding Performance in an International Narrative at L.A. Outfest

Nominated for Best Feature Film at the Torino Film Festival

Two men meet by chance while in Barcelona. What seems like a one-night encounter between two strangers becomes an epic, decade-spanning relationship, in which time and space refuse to play by the rules.

Director: Lucio Castro

Cast: Juan Barberini, Ramon Pujol, Mia Maestro

Director’s Biography
Lucio Castro was born in 1975 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2000, after graduating from Centro de Experimentación Cinematográfica (C.I.C.), he moved to New York to pursue a second degree at Parsons School of Design. He has been working as a menswear designer and making short films since then. His latest short film Trust Issues was shown at the Cannes Film Festival 2018. End of the Century is his debut feature.