Canadian Premiere
Selection 2018

The Dead Man Speaks

Directed by Marcos Mereles

Wed July 25, 2018
9:45 PM

Salle J.A. De Sève
PRESENTED IN Small Gauge Trauma 2018

Hosted by producer Claudia Murdoch and directors Mael Le Mée and Jonathon Rhoads

Credits  

Director

Marcos Mereles

Writer

Marcos Mereles

Cast

Sameer Van Alfen

Producer

Marcos Mereles

Honors

BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM - Manchester Film Festival 2018

Netherlands 2017 2 mins OV Dutch Subtitles : English
Genre FantasyExperimental

Official selection

Manchester Film Festival 2018 - "Best Experimental Film" (Manchester, UK), Imagine Film Festival 2017 @ EYE Filmmuseum - Nominated for a Silver Méliès for "Best Short European Fantastic Film" (Amsterdam, Netherlands), East End Film Festival 2018 - Programme "I Think You're Freaky and I Like You A Lot" (London, UK), Nashville Film Festival 2018 - Category "Graveyard Shift Shorts Competition" (Nashville, Tennesse, USA), Indy Film Festival 2018 - Category "World Cinema Shorts" (Indianapolis, USA), Montevideo Fantastic Film Festival 2017 - Category "Horror & Suspense Short Films" (Montevideo, Uruguay), Fantaspoa International Fantastic Film Festival 2018 - Category "In Competition" (Porto Alegre, Brazil), Manchester Film Festival 2018 - Category "In Competition" (Manchester, UK)

Described by the filmmaker as “a dead man’s thoughts about his current state”, this compelling experimental interlude of a ghostly kind reminds us that the dead vastly outnumber the living on our increasingly cluttered planet. A recent award-winner at the Manchester Film Festival. - Mitch Davis

Showings

Wed July 25, 2018
9:45 PM

Salle J.A. De Sève
PRESENTED IN Small Gauge Trauma 2018

Hosted by producer Claudia Murdoch and directors Mael Le Mée and Jonathon Rhoads