SLEEPLESS BEAUTY (YA NE SPLYU)

de Pavel Khvaleev

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Synopsis

Mila, an English teacher, is kidnapped. For days, she will be a guinea pig in an experiment with one single premise: it is forbidden to sleep. Pavel Khvaleev presents a confinement similar to the one in Saw, only here a further unsettling element comes into play: Mila will be subjected to virtual reality viewings. What she will be watching through her VR glasses may be even more terrifying than any nightmare.

Director

Pavel Khvaleev

He and his brother Vitaly were the founders of the Moonbeam music project. He directed all of Moonbeam's music videos and, in 2012, made his feature debut with The Random, followed by III (15) and Involution (18).

Technical information

Russia. 2020

85 min

Director Pavel Khvaleev

Screenwriters Aleksandra Khvaleeva, Evgeniy Gagarin, Elena Gagarina

Cinematography Pavel Khvaleev

Editor Pavel Khvaleev

With Polina Davydova, Evgeniy Gagarin, Sergey Topkov

Edition: 2020
Section: Midnight X-Treme
Original language: Russian

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