Interview with Filmmaker Fernando Lorenzana Gámez (THE DISTANCE)

Matthew Toffolo's Summary

THE DISTANCE was the winner of BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY at the March 2020 LGBT Film Festival in Los Angeles.

Matthew Toffolo: What motivated you to make this film?

Fernando Lorenzana Gámez: I wanted to write something about a strong friendship between women. At the beginning was the idea of a group of girl friends that have a meeting after years without seeing each other. But then I decided to change it to two young girls that are going out for a walk and her relationship change during this process.


2. From the idea to the finished product, how long did it take for you to make this short?

We did the filming during three days. But the process since the idea came out until the final product it was around seven months.

3. How would you describe your short film in two words!?

Emotional and intimate.

4. What was the biggest…

View original post 238 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s