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SUEÑO Y SILENCIO / The Dream and the Silence

SUEÑO Y SILENCIO / The Dream and the Silence

With his fourth feature The Dream and the Silence, Jaime Rosales brings a delicate meditation on mourning, focussed on the void left by a tragic death. After a car crash, killing a family's eldest teenage daughter, all attempts at communicating between the parents are deafened by the brutal silence left by her absence. Eventually, the film evolves into an evocatively emotional look at family dynamics that maintains its delicate, tightrope nature throughout, and confirms the director, on the face of his growing body of work, as one of the finest filmmakers working in contemporary Spain. (Jorge Mourinha, The Flickering Wall)

Film Selection: Petra (2018) - Hermosa juventud (Beautiful Youth, 2014) - Sueño y silencio (Dream and Silence, 2012) - Tiro en la cabeza (Bullet in the Head, 2008) - La soledad (Solitary Fragments, 2007) - Las horas del día (The Hours of the Day, 2003, CE'04)

Tribute

Jaime Rosales

Spain / France 2012
35mm
100 minutes
Spanish/French
OmeU

Screenplay
Cinematography
Óscar Durán
Editing
Nino Martínez Sosa
Sound
Eva Valiño
Cast
Oriol Roselló, Yolanda Galocha, Alba Ros Montet, Celia Correas, Jaume Terradas, Laura Latorre
Producers
Jaime Rosales, José María Morales, Jérôme Dopffer

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Production

Fresdeval Films, Wanda Vision, Les Productions de Balthazar
World Sales

The Match Factory

Austrian Rights: 
Stadtkino Filmverleih

Weltpremiere / World Premiere
Cannes Film Festival 2012