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'Aloft' Director Claudia Llosa to Helm 'Fever Dream' for Netflix

'Aloft' Director Claudia Llosa to Helm 'Fever Dream' for Netflix

Acclaimed Peruvian director Claudia Llosa (Aloft, The Milk of Sorrow) has signed on to adapt the novel Fever Dream as a feature film for Netflix.

Based on the book Distancia de Rescate by Samanta Schweblin, Fever Dream tells a kind of ghost story, set in a sleepy community in rural Argentina. A woman named Amanda is dying in a clinic in a town where she's gone on vacation. As she dies, a child named David interrogates her about the events leading up to her sickness. What follows is a haunting, hallucinatory tale of broken souls, toxins, looming environmental and spiritual catastrophes, and the ...

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