35^ Lovers Film Festival
Future Lovers

The Golden Gate

The Golden Gate
by Pietro Pinto
Country: USA
Year: 2020
Duration: 16'

Max, a young gay student, has a passion for photography. He will find a way to oppose the violent specter of his mother, neurotic, smoker and, above all, homophobic, changing the past and the future forever.


film director

Pietro Pinto

Pietro Pinto (1990) studied at the Escuela Internacional de Cine y Television in Cuba and the San Francisco State University Film School, where he graduated in 2019 and now teaches. With Rosita (2017) he participated in the 74th Venice Film Festival and this year was selected for the Critics' Week short film competition with Adam (2019).


& Credits

Sceneggiatura/Screenplay Pietro Pinto
Montaggio/Editing Matteo Faccenda
Fotografia/Photography Lorenzo Casadio Vannucci
Suono/Sound Fabio Vassallo, Giovanni Frezza
Musica/Music Fabio Vassallo
Interpreti/Cast Franklin Racobs, Anthony Nikolchev, John S. Boles, Mary Prince Moore, Nicholas Minitti, Kendra McPee, Josè Lucero
Produttore/Producer Pietro Pinto, Leonardo Govoni, Adán Gama Puffelis