Home > Film Festival > 12th PLJFF > Films > In Competition extra muros > The sea stares at us from afar Noiseless, Desert Extras Railway Sleepers Landscapes of War, Landscapes of Peace On the edge of life Niñato In The Waves I Used To Sleep On The Rooftop The sea stares at us from afar 1 2 3 2017 (93’) SPAIN, NETHERLANDS Director: Manuel Muñoz Rivas Barely visible among the dunes, a few men live alone in their huts facing the sea, ignorant of the legends about an ancient and splendid city buried beneath the sands on which they stand. FESTIVALS Berlinale Forum, Germany, 2017 Hong Kong IFF, China, 2017 Lima Independiente IFF, Peru, 2017 Cinespaña Toulouse, France, 2017 SEFF Sevilla Festival de Cine Europeo, Spain, 2017 Original language: Spanish Cinematographer: Mauro Herce Editors: Cristóbal Fernández, Manuel Muñoz Rivas, Pablo Gil Rituerto Producers: Azhar Media, CTM Docs, El Viaje Films, 59 en Conserva Contact: Manuel Muñoz Rivas E: email@example.com Manuel Muñoz Rivas (1978, Spain) is a filmmaker, film editor and lecturer based in Spain. He moved to Cuba to study filmmaking at the EICTV (2002-2004), getting a degree in Editing. Since then he has co-written and edited feature films such as Dead Slow Ahead (2015), Arraianos (2012), Slimane (2013) or Ocaso (2010), and he has directed some short films such as Con el viento (2009), Sendero (2008) or Pájaro (2014). The sea stares at us from afar is his first feature film.