The Distance


Director: Fernando Lorenzana Gámez Country: Spain Genre: Drama, LGBTQ Runtime: 18 m Block I Screening: Close Up Cinema 23.08 Time: 12-1.15 pm

The fears and insecurities of two teenagers, Sara and Helena, come to light during a bike ride.

Director Biography

Fernando Lorenzana is filmmaker and screenwriter who graduated in Stage Directing at the Royal School of Dramatic Arts in Madrid (RESAD). He has completed his theatrical training in the UK at LAMDA, and directed two shortfims to date: Marcus (2016) and The Distance (2018). Both films have been selected in national and international film festivals including the New Renaissance Film Festival in Amsterdam. THE DISTANCE has also received the Special Jury Mention at the 56 Gijón International Film Festival.