The film “Respira” (“Breathe”), directed by Gabriel Grieco was one of the 7 films selected to participate in the “Upcoming Fantastic Films” section at Marché du Film (CANNES Film Festival) this year. “Respira” (“Breathe”) is the third film by Gabriel Grieco (“Still Life” (2015); “Hipersomnia” (2017).
Leonardo gets a job as a fumigator pilot in the soybean fields and moves with his family to the countryside. When he starts working, he discovers a dark secret that will put him and his family in danger.
Written & Directed by Gabriel Grieco
Script: Gabriel Grieco & Lautaro Vilo
Executive Producers: Jorge Poleri, Gabriel Grieco
Associate Producers: Michael Kraetzer, Nicolás Onetti, Luciano Onetti
Starring: Sofía Gala, Lautaro Delgado Tymruk, Leticia Brédice, Gerardo Romano, Nicolás Pauls, Paula Brasca, Daniel Valenzuela, Chucho Fernández, Joaquín Rapalini, Walter Jakob.
About Director Gabriel Grieco
Gabriel Grieco was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2014, he directed his debut feature film "Still life" which premiered at the 67th Festival de Cannes. The film was released on theaters in Argentina on March 5th 2015 and received good reviews by the press; it also won 3 awards at Ventana Sur Blood Window organized by Cannes festival's Marche Du Film & Incaa and It was in competition at: Fantastic Festival Austin-U.S.A, Sitges, Morbido Mexico & Mar Del Plata Film Festival, between others. In 2015 Grieco Won best director in "Revista Cine Fantastico Argentina 2015" contest.
His second feature film was "Hipersomnia" (2016) starring Peter Lanzani. The film was released on theaters in Argentina on March 30th 2015 where it peaked at No. 3 in the box office's Ranking of the Argentinian most seen horror films of all time (between more than 160 titles)
His third feature film is "Respira (2017)"