World soundtrack awards
Film Fest Gent - Tesis
Archived: Tesis - Thesis (1996)

director: Alejandro Amenábar

composer: Alejandro Amenábar, Mariano Marin
With: Ana Torrent, Fele Martínez, Eduardo Noriega, a.o.

Archived
duration: 125 minutes
Mystery, Crime

Classics

Angela is studying communication sciences at the University of Madrid. For her thesis she wants to research the relationship between violence and the media. In search of the darkest material in the school library, she lands upon a snuff film. She discovers that the girl being tortured and killed in the film studied at the university as well and went missing two years ago. Soon, she is wrapped in a large scheme in which no one is innocent.

Credits

director: Alejandro Amenábar
composer: Alejandro Amenábar, Mariano Marin
producer: José Luis Cuerda
screenplay: Alejandro Amenábar & Mateo Gil
Editor: María Elena Sáinz de Rozas
Cinematography: Hans Burmann

production company: Las Producciones del Escorpión

More info

dialogue: Spanish
subtitles: Eng subt.
country: Spain
year: 1996

Filmography

ALEJANDRO AMENABAR (1972): Himenóptero (Short - 1992), Luna (Short - 1995), Thesis (1996), Abre los ojos (1997), The Others (2001), Mar adentro (2004), Agora (2009), Nancys Rubias: Me encanta (I Love It) (Video - 2013), Regression (2005), Vale (short - 2015), Regression (2015), Danielle (Short, 2017), While at War (2019).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,85

Other festival films by director Alejandro Amenábar

2019:While at War
2015:Regression
2001:The Others
1996:Tesis

Photos

Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Film Fest Gent -
Online communication by Lavagraphics