Director: Francesc Morales, Producer: Francesc Morales EIRL Country: Chile, Language: Spanish, 2023, 6×15-24′, Rights: World
Mamones is a hilarious and heartfelt comedy series that fearlessly explores LGBTQI+ themes with wit, charm, and a whole lot of sass.
Step into a world where same-sex couples navigate the ups and downs of love, where masculine-looking lesbians face discrimination head-on, and where the journey of self-acceptance takes unexpected twists and turns. In each of the three episodes, we delve into a different theme, ensuring that no topic is left unexplored.
In the first episode, prepare to dive headfirst into the promiscuous gay world as our characters navigate the complexities of creating meaningful connections amidst a sea of fleeting encounters. Get ready for steamy encounters, unexpected twists, and a whole lot of love.
The second episode shines a spotlight on the struggles faced by lesbians who defy societal norms with their appearance. We confront the harsh realities of discrimination, challenging stereotypes, and empowering these strong, resilient women as they navigate a world that often fails to understand or accept them.
Finally, in the third episode, we witness a compelling coming-of-age story as an adult mayor takes the brave step of stepping out of the closet. Emotions run high as secrets are revealed, relationships are tested, and our protagonist finds the courage to embrace their true self, despite the challenges that lie ahead.
With scenes that will have you both in tears of laughter and moved by their emotional depth, Mamones promises an unforgettable journey. From dance-filled celebrations to fiery battles fought with love and resilience, this series captures the essence of LGBTQI+ experiences in a way that will resonate with audiences from all walks of life.
Join us as we embark on an adventure filled with love, laughter, and a few surprises along the way. Mamones is a must-watch comedy series that celebrates diversity, challenges stereotypes, and reminds us all that, no matter the obstacles, love always finds a way.
About the creator
Since his career as a filmmaker was confined as he was censored in Chile, it prompted him to dedicate himself to creating content for the internet. It propelled his career and he became the Chilean filmmaker with the most followers on social media, mixing comedy with LGBTQ activism. The project that brought him fame is #Mamones and is a comedy web series starring the top LGBT+ talents of Chile. The web series became very popular in Latin America with over 2 million views.