Submitted by te_hern on Mon, 04/24/2017 - 12:00pm
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

FREE and open to the public.

Film Information:

  • Title: Mientras Duermes
  • Director: Jaume Balaguero
  • Year made: 2011
  • Format: DVD
  • Duration: 107 min. 
  • Country: Spain
  • Subtitles: English



Jaume Balaguero creates disturbing settings with this story. César, played brilliantly by Luis Tosar is the porter in a block of apartments, a somber man who snoops into the residents lives unnoticed by all. Aware of the power he has when he becomes familiar with their routines, secrets and weak points, he tries to make their lives hell. Clara, the 5th floor neighbour will become his main target. 

"Mientras Duermes" was nominated to the Goya Awards (Best Landing Actor) and was awarded six Gaudí Awards by the Catalonian Film Academy. 

Location and contact
Instituto Cervantes of Chicago
31 W. Ohio St.
Chicago  Illinois  60654
United States
Contact Phone Number: 
(312) 335-1996