TorinoFilmLab - Training, development, Funding

Eva No Duerme

Eva No Duerme

Pablo Agüero

France, Argentina, Spain | 2015 | running time: 85’

"Kinky, creepy and revolutionary."  
Deborah Young - The Hollywood Reporter

TFL Awards

TFL Audience Design Fund 2015 (€ 43.000)
with the support of the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union

festivals & awards

Wavelenghts, Toronto International Film Festival 2015
Official Selection, San Sebastián 2015


1952, Eva Perón just died. She is the most beloved, but also hated political figure of Argentina. An expert is in charge of her embalming. After years of hard work, he achieves a remarkable work. Meanwhile in Argentina coups follow each other and some dictators want to remove Evita’s legacy from the people’s memory. Her body becomes the stake of clashes during 25 years. This "sleeping beauty" becomes the most powerful figure than any other living politician.


original title

Eva No Duerme


France, Argentina, Spain

running time


produced by

JBA Production - France
Haddock Films - Argentina

in co-production with

Tornasol Films - Spain
Tita B Productions - France
Aleph Cine - Argentina

directed by

Pablo Agüero


Pyramide International

The embalmed corpse of Eva Peron is taken to various cities throughout Europe before returning to her home in Argentina, where it is ultimately abducted.
TFL Awards

TFL Audience Design Fund 2015

Pablo Aguero

Scriptwriter, Film Director

Marianne Dumoulin