A gay cowboy community in Mexico reinvents the classical heteronormative cowboy figure.
Like a documentary remake of ‘Brokeback Mountain’ with the tone of mexican telenovela, ‘Amor vaquero’ is the movie these cowboys always wanted but never had: the one about their own love stories.
Manuel Abramovich is a filmmaker and cinematographer. He directed the films Años Luz (Light Years, 2017), Soldado (2017), La Reina (The Queen, 2013), Las Luces (The Lights, 2014), Solar (2016), Soldado (Soldier, 2017) and Años Luz (Light Years, 2017). His films have been shown at central festivals (Berlinale, Venice, MoMA, IDFA, Tribeca, San Sebastián, Documenta Madrid, Los Angeles, BAFICI, Karlovy Vary) and have received numerous awards.
2017. Años luz. (72′, Full-length film)
2017. Soldado. (70′, Full-length film)
2016. Solar. (73′, Full-length film)
2014. Las luces. (6′, Short film)
2013. La reina. (19′, Short film)