NO PROFANAR EL SUEÑO DE LOS MUERTOS
1974 · Jorge Grau · Espaina - España - Spain / Italia - Italy · 93 min
Section: FANT MASTERS
9th May @ 17:40 Golem Alhóndiga (Sala 2)
A cop chases two young people visiting the English countryside, suspecting them of a local murder; unbeknownst to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh by radiation being used by area farmers as a pesticide alternative.
Born in Barcelona in 1930 and died in Madrid on December 26th, 2018. After starting his career as an assistant director, he made his directorial debut in 1962 with Summer Night. His career continued with titles of various kinds such as The Rash One (1964), Acteón (1965), A Love Story (1966), Canticle (1972) or La trastienda that holds the honour of having the first full female nudity of the Spanish transition to democracy. But he will be especially remembered by lovers of fantasy and horror films for two of his most celebrated works: The Legend of Blood Castle (1973) and the absolute classic Do Not Speak Ill of the Dead (1974).