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3.7
362 Ratings

Undertow

Contracorriente

Directed by Javier Fuentes-León
Peru, Colombia, 2009
Drama, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

An unusual ghost story set on the Peruvian seaside, a married fisherman struggles to reconcile his devotion to his male lover within his town’s rigid traditions.

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Undertow Directed by Javier Fuentes-León

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2010 | Winner: World Cinema - Dramatic (Audience Award)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Sebastiane Award

Outfest: Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

2010 | Winner: Outstanding Artistic Achievement

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