Close Your Eyes

Official Selection, Cannes Premiere 2023


Original language: Spanish

Subtitles: Romanian, English

Directed by: Víctor ERICE 

Country: Spain

Year of production: 2023

Length: 169 minutes

Genre: drama

A famous Spanish actor, Julio Arenas, disappears while shooting a film. Although his body is never found, the police conclude that he’s been the victim of an accident by the sea. Many years later, the mystery su- rrounding his disappearance is brought back into the spotlight by a TV programme outlining his life, and death, and showing exclusive images of the last scenes he filmed, shot by his dear friend, the director Miguel Garay.