El Desentierro

Feature Film | 2018| Thriller | 1h 49 min

English Title: The Uncovering
Director: Nacho Ruipérez
Writer: Mario Fernandez Alonso, Nacho Ruipérez
Starring: Leonardo Sbaraglia, Michel Noher, Jan Cornet, Francesc Garrido, Jelena Jovanoa, Ana Torrent, Jordi Rebellón, Arben Bajraktaraj, Nesrin Cavadzade
Music: Arnau Bataller
Produced by: Co-production Spain-Argentina; El Desentierro AIE / Abordar / Aleph Media / Televisión Española (TVE)
More info: IMDb
Where to watch: Amazon Prime

Synopsis: The sudden appearance of an Albanian woman (Vera) in a coastal town causes that Jordi, recently arrived from Argentina to attend the funeral of an important Minister, decides to investigate the past of his father Pau, who disappeared 20 years ago and whom everyone has left him for dead. Diego, his cousin, son of the deceased Valencian politician, and now turned into a wandering writer who lives retired in a village in Perpignan, helps him. Together they will go against the clock to find Pau, who tried to escape from the country with Tirana, Vera’s mother, in order to help her free herself from the criminal organization that had subjected her to the practice of prostitution.

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Soundtrack

ABOUT THE MUSIC: The score is all electronic music featuring pulsing beats mixed with dark drones and some techno influences from the disco music that was very popular in Valencia in the ’90s, where part of the action of this thriller is set.

ABOUT THE PERFORMANCE: All synths were programmed and played by Arnau Bataller. Music mixed by Marc Blanes at BSO Superestudio, Barcelona.