LIFE & PICTURES

A CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE

ABOUT US

LIFE & PICTURES

OUR MAIN OBJECTIVE IS DEVELOP, FINANCE AND PRODUCE OUR OWN FILMS

COMPANY

Production company based in Barcelona. Founded in November 2004 by Sebastian Mery. Life & Pictures specialises in production of short films and feature films for the silver screen. Life & Pictures, nowadays has several films produced and coproduced sold to different territories around the world. They are being represented by international sales agents at the film markets.

OTHER WORKS

Other work lines we are good at, the analysis of production operative and financial viability of projects for other production companies. We are precise in budgeting, scheduling and finance engineering.We have a deep knowledge of our film industry and the international market, now building strong international alliances to develop high value projects.

  • "THE ANALYST"

  • 2015

  • A FILM BY:

  • Jesús Monllaó-Plana.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Psychological thriller.

  • SCRIPT: Sergio Barrejón, Jesús Monllaó-Plana.

  • CAST: Not yet available.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • GEARSHIFT Films / YN Films.

SUMMARY

Dr Frederick Starks, a New York prestigious psychoanalyst, has just received a mysterious, threatening letter, signed by Rumplestiltskin. “Happy fifty-third birthday, doctor. Welcome to the first day of your death.” A game, with rules: in two weeks, Starks must guess his tormentor’s identity. If Starks succeeds, he goes free. If he fails, Rumplestiltskin will destroy one of Dr Starks’s innocent relative — unless the good doctor agrees to kill himself. In a blistering race against time, Starks is at the mercy of a psychopath’s devious game of vengeance. He must find a way to stop the madman — before he himself is driven mad…

  • "ZERO"

  • 2015

  • A FILM BY:

  • David Victori.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Sci-fi Drama.

  • SCRIPT: David Victori.

  • CAST: Ryan Eggold, Felix Avitia.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • SCOTT FREE.

  • YOUTUBE.

  • TILMA FILMS.

SUMMARY

A boy and his father are emotionally and physically separated on the day Earth intermittently loses gravity. The child wanders the city looking for an answer to his mother’s recent passing, while his father tries to find him in a world that is collapsing around both of them.

  • "ZERO"

  • 2015

  • A FILM BY:

  • David Victori.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Sci-fi Drama.

  • SCRIPT: David Victori.

  • CAST: Ryan Eggold, Felix Avitia.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • SCOTT FREE.

  • YOUTUBE.

  • TILMA FILMS.

  • "EL ATAÚD
    DE CRISTAL"

  • 2015

  • A FILM BY:

  • Haritz Zubillaga.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Psychological Terror.

  • SCRIPT: Aitor Eneritz and Haritz Zubillaga.

  • CAST: Paola Bontempi.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • BASQUE FILMS.

  • DEMETER FILMS.

SUMMARY

A famous actress is invited to a glamorous reception where she is going to be given an award for her professional career. A limousine picks her up. Once she is in the car, a mysterious voice starts tormenting her. She will have to obey the voice’s instructions if she wants to get out of the limousine alive.

  • "NQPN"

  • 2015

  • A FILM BY:

  • ALEJO LEVIS.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: DRAMA SUSPENSE.

  • SCRIPT: ALEJO LEVIS.

  • CAST: MARÍA RIBERA, CARLA TORRES, AIDA OSET, MONTSE RIBAS.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

SUMMARY

Paula just moved to a new house in the country, the house she was raised in. Her father died there and her mother was put in a nursing home after being diagnosed with senile dementia. One morning, while she’s alone in the house, Paula feels her mother’s presence. Paula will have a hard time finding out if it’s just her imagination or if her mother is actually around and teasing her. Paula will get lost in the house looking for an answer.

  • "NQPN"

  • 2015

  • A FILM BY:

  • ALEJO LEVIS.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: DRAMA SUSPENSE.

  • SCRIPT: ALEJO LEVIS.

  • CAST: MARÍA RIBERA, CARLA TORRES, AIDA OSET, MONTSE RIBAS.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • "FILL DE CAÍN"

  • 2013 - 90'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Jesús Monllaó.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Mediterranean Thriller.

  • SCRIPT: Sergio Barrejón & David Victori.

  • NOVEL: Ignacio García-Valiño.

  • CAST: José Coronado, Julio Manrique, David Solans, María Molins.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • Salto de Eje P.C.

  • Fosca Films.

SUMMARY

A wealthy Spanish family whose teenage son is very troubled, they hire a psychologist to help him, but nothing is what it seems like in the beginning.

  • "THE BIRTHDAY"

  • 2004 - 100'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Eugenio Mira.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy, Thriller.

  • SCRIPT: Mikel Alvariño & Eugenio Mira.

  • CAST: Corey Feldman, Erica Prior, Jack Taylor.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • Arcadia Motion Pictures

  • Infinity Films in association with
    Sebastian Mery.

SUMMARY

Norman (Corey Feldman), a young man very much in love with his girlfriend (Erica Prior), attends her father's (Jack Taylor) birthday party, held in a hotel where a sect happens to be preparing for the birth of the god it worships.

  • "THE BIRTHDAY"

  • 2004 - 100'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Eugenio Mira.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy, Thriller.

  • SCRIPT: Mikel Alvariño & Eugenio Mira.

  • CAST: Corey Feldman, Erica Prior, Jack Taylor.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • Arcadia Motion Pictures

  • Infinity Films in association with
    Sebastian Mery.

  • "LOSERS"

  • 2015 - 75'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Serapi Soler & Oriol Pérez.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy - Road Trip.

  • SCRIPT: Oriol Perez, Serapi Soler, Gerard Goberna.

  • CAST: Artur Busquets, Dani Amor, Rafa Delacroix, Aida Qui, Aída Gómez, Berto Romero.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • Black Flag.

SUMMARY

Marc, Alex and Guille are "losers". They decide to change their fate by going to a summer festival where they hope to find sex, alcohol and party. However, drug dealers, thieves and other kind of freaks will cross their path and jeopardize the sole purpose of the trip: to stop being losers.

  • "MAMI BLUE"

  • 2011 - 90'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Miguel Ángel Calvo Buttini.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy - Road Trip.

  • SCRIPT: M. Ángel Calvo Buttini.

  • CAST: María Alfonsa Rosso, Lorena Vindel, Fele Martínez, Diego Morgado.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • Salto de Eje P.C.

  • Jaleo Films.

SUMMARY

A young immigrant and a woman, whose son wants to move her into a retirement home, decide to run away to Huelva, their objective, a night club called mami blue. But their trip won't be easy, has they will be chased by the son, the mafia, and the police.

  • "MAMI BLUE"

  • 2011 - 90'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Miguel Ángel Calvo Buttini.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy - Road Trip.

  • SCRIPT: M. Ángel Calvo Buttini.

  • CAST: María Alfonsa Rosso, Lorena Vindel, Fele Martínez, Diego Morgado.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • Salto de Eje P.C.

  • Jaleo Films.

  • "TWINS FOR
    PRESIDENT"

  • 2007 - 96'

  • A FILM BY:

  • Miguel Ángel Calvo Buttini.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy.

  • SCRIPT: M. Ángel Calvo Buttini & Álvario Lión-Depetre.

  • CAST: Andoni Gracia, Txema Blasco, Teresa Gimpera.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • Salto de Eje P.C.

  • Basque Films.

  • Jaleo Films.

SUMMARY

The twin brothers JAIME and NACHO find themselves challenging each other for the most important political seat in the nation, as they run for presidency representing the opposite political parties. Are politicians that different from one another?

  • "VIOLET THE
    COURTESAN"

  • SHORT - 2012

  • A FILM BY:

  • David Casals-Roma.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Drama.

  • SCRIPT: Lia Bugnar, David Casals-Roma.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • 21 AWARDS: Featured

  • Grenoble (France) - Juliet Berto Award.

  • Lo Cercacurts (Spain) - Best Short.

  • Fest. Internazionale Motukafilmfest (Italy) - Best Actress.

  • ProFire, Short Film Fest. (UK) - Best Short Film, Best Actress.

  • ...

SUMMARY

A prostitute is working at night in her usual spot when suddenly she is surprised by a mysterious woman. After the woman explains to the prostitute her desperate situation, she decides to help her to make her dream come true.

  • "VIOLET THE
    COURTESAN"

  • SHORT - 2012

  • A FILM BY:

  • David Casals-Roma.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Drama.

  • SCRIPT: Lia Bugnar, David Casals-Roma.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • 21 AWARDS: Featured

  • Grenoble (France) - Juliet Berto Award.

  • Lo Cercacurts (Spain) - Best Short.

  • Fest. Internazionale Motukafilmfest (Italy) - Best Actress.

  • ProFire, Short Film Fest. (UK) - Best Short Film, Best Actress.

  • ...

  • "MENJAR CASOLÀ"

  • SHORT - 2011

  • A FILM BY:

  • David Casals-Roma.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Drama.

  • SCRIPT: Raül Ruiz Miquel.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • 9 AWARDS: Featured

  • Bovino Short Film Fest. (Italy) - Best Short Film.

  • Villammare Film Fest. (Italy) - Best Short Film.

  • Cinefort Film Fest. (Italy) - Best Script.

  • Fluvione Corto Festival (Italy) - Best Short Film.

  • Solofra Film Festival (Italy) - Best Actor.

  • Valsusa Filmfest (Italy) - Best Short Film.

  • ...

SUMMARY

A lonely man celebrates his birthday everyday. One night he notices a woman playing his same game. Finally they decide to talk and enjoy their feelings.

  • "SIRENS"

  • SHORT - 2008

  • A FILM BY:

  • Alejo Levis.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Drama, Fantasy.

  • SCRIPT: Alejo Levis.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • AWARDS:

  • FINCORTEX - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Experimentales Tunja (Colombia).

SUMMARY

She lost the baby. She stares out the window. Every night when he arrives home, an argument. One day she told him, a few black women on the street walked strangely, like dancing, they looked like dark sirens.

  • "SIRENS"

  • SHORT - 2008

  • A FILM BY:

  • Alejo Levis.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Drama, Fantasy.

  • SCRIPT: Alejo Levis.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • AWARDS:

  • FINCORTEX - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Experimentales Tunja (Colombia).

  • "HOW TO PLAY COPS & THIEVES"

  • SHORT - 2005

  • A FILM BY:

  • Alejo Levis.

  • CREDITS:

  • GENERE: Comedy.

  • SCRIPT: Alejo Levis.

  • PRODUCED BY:

  • LIFE & PICTURES.

  • AWARDS:

  • Málaga Film Festival Official Selection (Spain).

SUMMARY

A lonely man celebrates his birthday everyday. One night he notices a woman playing his same game. Finally they decide to talk and enjoy their feelings.