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2,146 Ratings

Sex and Lucía

Lucía y el sexo

Directed by Julio Medem
Spain, France, 2001
Drama, Romance
  • Spanish
  • English


Lucía is a young waitress in Madrid, who seeks refuge on a quiet, secluded Mediterranean island after the loss of her longtime boyfriend. Amidst the fresh air, dazzling sun, and glistening deep blue water, Lucía begins to piece together the dark corners of her past relationship.

Sex and Lucía Directed by Julio Medem

Critics reviews

The director’s affinity for sensuality and sumptuousness, though often superficial, is so intoxicating that our interest is piqued enough to follow him. But the final destination, albeit eye-catching, is nowhere, and he gets there in no particular hurry.
July 12, 2002
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Sex and Lucía is truly bizarre—beautifully executed and as rampantly randy as straight European movies come.
July 09, 2002
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