REALIVE

US Premiere

DIRECTED BY Mateo Gil

Country: France, Spain
Language: English
Original Title: PROYECTO LÁZARO

Running Time: 112min
Film Year: 2016
Category: Cinema 360º

We know we can’t live forever. It’s part of what drives us to have kids, build monuments, leave legacies. We hope to remain, somehow, after we’ve passed.

Such concerns weigh heavily on the mind of Marc, a successful artist who heads his own advertising firm, and is deeply in love with the beautiful Naomi (Oona Chaplin). He’s recently learned he has inherited the same painful terminal illness that his father perished from. Shock is followed by sorrow, and then a denial instinct that will usher Marc into uncharted territory—a journey for which he will fall asleep and wake up in 2084.

Writer-director Mateo Gil is one of Spain’s most profoundly revelatory and uncommonly visceral filmmakers., Realive is his most visionary work yet.

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credits

Director: Mateo Gil
Producer: Ibon Cormenzana, Ignasi Estapé, Jèrôme Vidal
Screenwriter: Mateo Gil

Music: Lucas Vidal
Cinematographer: Pau Esteve Birba
Editor: Guillermo de la Cal

Cast: Tom Hughes, Oona Chaplin, Charlotte le Bon, Barry Ward

Mateo Gil

Mateo Gil is a Spanish filmmaker. He won Goyas for his screenplays for The Sea Inside (04), The Method (05) and Agora (09). His directorial efforts have screened at the Miami Film Festival since the short “Allanameinto de morada” (98). His other directorial credits include Nobody Knows Anybody (99), Blackthorn (11) and Realive (16).

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