Mnemosyne Rising

Miguel Alvarez

USA, Sci-Fi, 2010
20 min, 35mm, Color


A deep-space transmitter pilot begins to experience unusual flashbacks on his ship when he learns he is being sent back to Earth.


Miguel Alvarez has received awards from the Directors Guild of America, Panavision's Emerging Filmmaker program, the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts, the Hamptons International Film Festival, and the Texas Filmmakers Production Fund for his previous films, Tadpoles, Veterans, and Kid. He resides in Austin and is currently writing his first feature, Atlantic City.


Producer: Soham Mehta
Production Companies: Estebandido Films
Screenwriter: Miguel Alvarez
Cinematographer: Naiti Gámez
Editor: Estemiko Bashi
Sound Design: Glenn Eanes, Karlo Motano
Music: Brian Ramos
Cast: Marc Pouhé, Karina Dominguez, Dan Braverman

Mnemosyne rising


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Director Miguel Alvarez in attendance.


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Director Miguel Alvarez in attendance.