HOSTAGE OF ILLUSIONS

REHEN DE ILUSIONES

By Eliseo SUBIELA

PRIMER PLANO FILM GROUP SA - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2010

The story of an affair between a fifty-something writer and his former student, now 30. He, at one point, begins to believe she's the victim of harassment. The writer is trapped between his suspicion she may be suffering from a psychotic break and the possibility that someone may be stalking her

    • Year of production
    • 2010
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Duration
    • 80 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Eliseo SUBIELA
    • Writer(s)
    • Eliseo SUBIELA
    • Producer(s)
    • Daniel PENSA, Miguel ROCCA
    • Synopsis
    • Paul is a 60 years old writer, who meets a 35 years old woman that
      used to be his pupil.. She will burst into Paul's life in a bold and spirited
      way, rediscovering his sexuality and allowing his illusion of returning
      to his youth.
      One day Laura seems to suffer a psychotic episode. She feels herself
      persecuted and threatened. She enters a psychiatric clinic, and from
      there will appear and disappear becoming inaccessible for Paul, as
      the image of a recovered youth . Paul takes refuge in writing a novel
      that tells the story they are living, while being haunted by the pain that
      produces the fate of his beloved, and a ambiguous and confusing reality
      including mysterious and threatening calls, and the possibility
      that Laura is not a psychotic but someone who really is in danger.
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