The sun is hot, and the rotted carcasses of animals line the road. Epecuén was one of the most important touristic villages of Argentina. Hint: The Nazis are the bad guys. Ignoring the warnings, and after a brief tour, they get stranded in the abandoned village. With the mood now ruined by that touch of tackiness, we get to see the single best actor in the film beaten to death before we know her name or even reach the credits.
They stop at a rundown gas station populated by odd characters who try to sell our cast meat pies of a questionable nature. The plot of the film revolves around a group of young people who take a trip to the ruins of Villa Epecuen in order to film a documentary about the yesteryear spa town i. Second, the film takes place in Argentina, but other than having the name of the town shoved down my throat, this could have taken place anywhere. As mentioned, the entire crew abandons their vehicle to — wait for it! People left this beautiful place with whatever belongings they could hoping to comeback someday, but that never happened. Ignoring the warnings, and after a brief tour, they get stranded in the abandoned village. Hopefully, looking at the history of the town the makers of the film must have sketched something very interesting to bring horror and thrill to the screen.
A nameless town would actually be more unnerving. The only reason to watch this movie is the graphic violence. Luciano and Nicolás Onetti´s - Sonno Profondo 2013 , Francesca 2015 - new film What the Waters Left Behind Los Olvidados landed in Marché du Film Cannes Film Festival with the fourth edition of Blood Window Galas. The town was at its peak during the 70s but by 1985 it started to rain heavily and that continues for long as a result water from the lake started flooding the town. The plot revolves around a group of young people that take a trip to the ruins in order to film a documentary about Epecuén.
It was shooted in Epecuén in November 2016 and is currently in the postproduction stage. If you are a fan of classic slasher roadie flicks from the 70s, like the original versions of The Texas Chain Saw Massacare and The Hills Have Eyes, then this unholy offering from Argentina looks like it will be right up your alley. What was left was mostly devastation with a few buildings, such as the slaughterhouse, serving as salt-encrusted landmarks. As if the locals have time for such nonsense. Contrary to what they thought, they begin to realize that they are really not alone in this ghost town.
The plot revolves around a group of young people that take a trip to the ruins in order to film a documentary about Epecuén. With information about upcoming movies, trailers, previews, reviews, and even critical comments audience point of views , Cinecelluloid will for sure deliver you varied but selective information from the world of cinema. The fact they hang out in the remains of the slaughterhouse that seem to tower over the rubble should give you a hint as to what was in those meat pies from earlier. The town was not rebuilt. This leads to some rather lovely shots of sunsets that really seem out of place in a film that intends to wallow in depravity, though the film does give us a clear image of a poor sod getting his cranium smashed open so that helps with the flagging pace. Thirty years later, the waters receded and the ruins of Epecuén emerged exposing a bleak and deserted landscape.
Shot in the ruins of Epecuen, Argentina, What the Waters Left Behind is an upcoming horror film directed by Onetti Brothers Luciano and Nicolás Onetti. The trailer of the film had its world premiere on May 20th together with 10 min. If you're a big horror fan then, you may very well be familiar with Marcus Dunstan's awesome Collector films. Contrary to what they thought, they begin to realize that they are really not alone. But, I was clearly mistaken.
. It seems there are some residents of the town that were not mentioned in the travel brochures. At least the film was visually competent even if it looked like it was shot through at least three different filters to get that high contrast but sun-roasted quality that seems to go along with a lot of torture porn flicks. Our crew of mostly entitled snots are rude and nosy, but get bent out of shape when they are called on both moral failings. It is stripped of everything that made it great and dumbed down for mass consumption. The Collection is an enjoyable little action gore-fest that showcases the stunt work and acting abilities of Mr. But, it is his turn as the sadistic antagonist in The Collection that got our attention.
Ignoring the warnings, and after a brief tour, they get stranded in the abandoned village. The official word is that there were no direct deaths caused by the flood itself, which makes the entire incident remarkable as well as tragic given the total loss of homes and businesses. The village remained submerged until the waters had finally receded after 25 years. The Onetti's were a different breed. Let me be the first to say, holy hell. As they ignore the warnings about the place and after they took a brief tour, they encounter the darker side as they get stranded in the abandoned town. Especially when concerning foreign horror films.