2019 / 110 mins
Directed by: Rodrigo Bellott
Language / Country : English / Spanish / Bolivia / United States
Following his son Gabriel’s death, Jorge (Oscar Martínez of Wild Tales) travels from conservative Bolivia to New York City to confront Gabriel’s boyfriend Sebastian (Barbosa). While the two battle over Jorge’s inability to accept his son, Sebastian channels his grief into a bold new play in honor of his lost love, in which Gabriel’s inner turmoil is transformed into an eye-popping gay fantasia.
Content warnings : Suicide themes
Tu Me Manques is an intimate, lo-fi character study that looks into the ways in which we fill the mysteries of a life half shared. The recently passed Gabriel's father Jorge and partner Sebastian use discussion and artistic expression to learn more about themselves and their loved one through a measured, unfurling script.