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Two men in a dark basement looking into a tunnel.
The Body


Melbourne Filmoteca Presents

The Body (El Cuerpo)

R 18+

8 Nov

A woman’s body vanishes from the morgue in mysterious circumstances. In the course of a single night, Inspector Jaime Peña investigates the disappearance with the help of her widower. However, a storm leaves the morgue isolated and a series of strange events begin to unfold, unleashing a terrifying night. The Body brings a heady mix of classic film noir, blood-chilling horror and high suspense.

Tickets: Full $17. Concession $13. Member $12.
  • From the producers of the hugely popular and award-winning horror, The Orphanage, an exceptional crop of talent, including Belén Rueda (The Orphanage), Coronado and Silva, bring this exhilarating ride to life. The Body is tightly wound thriller full of suspense, darkly fascinating characters and clever plot twists that come together for a brilliant ending.

    Winner - Audience Award, Toulouse Cinespaña 2013
    Nominee - 2013 Goya Awards: Best New Director