JESS & JAMES

By Santiago GIRALT

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Drama - Completed 2016

Jess is a bohemian youth with secrets to hide from his shrewd parents. James feels trapped living with his irritable mother.Jess & James is a sexually charged road-trip movie, a love story, and a coming-of-age tale, set against the mythical landscape of the Argentinian Pampas.

    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Drama, Romance, LGBT
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Santiago GIRALT
    • Writer(s)
    • Santiago GIRALT
    • Producer(s)
    • Federico CAROL (Los Griegos Films), Derek CURL (TLA Releasing), Andrew CHANG (TLA Releasing)
    • Synopsis
    • Jess is a bohemian youth with secrets to hide from his shrewd parents. James feels trapped living with his irritable mother. After meeting for a sexual encounter, the two young men set off on a spontaneous road trip across rural Argentina to reunite with Jess’ estranged brother. On their journey, they confront strange occurrences and engage in a ménage à trois affair that brings them closer. Their newly found affection grows, all while discovering a fresh vision of freedom and happiness. Jess & James is a sexually charged road-trip movie, a love story, and a coming-of-age tale, set against the mythical landscape of the Argentinian Pampas.
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