THE SHAPE OF WATER

The Shape of Water
US | 2017 | 123’ | DCP | Color | English | Group: D

Director: Guillermo del Toro

SHOWTIMES
Dec 10 (Sun) 18:00 Macao Tower Convention and Entertainment Centre
Synopsis

From master storyteller Guillermo del Toro comes THE SHAPE OF WATER – an otherworldly fairy-tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment. Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones and Michael Stuhlbarg.

DIRECTOR

GUILLERMO Del Toro

GUILLERMO DEL TORO, p.g.a. (Directed By, Written By, Story By, Produced By) is among the most creative and visionary artists of his generation whose distinctive style is showcased through his work as a filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and author. Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, del Toro first gained worldwide recognition for the 1993 Mexican-American co-production “CRONOS,” a supernatural horror film, which he directed from his own screenplay after beginning his career working as a special effects makeup artist. His subsequent films include MIMIC, THE DEVIL’S BACKBONE, HELLBOY, PAN’S LABYRINTH, HELLBOY II: THE GOLDEN ARMY, PACIFIC RIM and CRIMSON PEAK. Del Toro earned international acclaim as the director, writer and producer of the 2006 fantasy drama PAN’S LABYRINTH. He was honored with an Oscar nomination for his original screenplay for the film, which won Academy Awards for Art Direction, Cinematography, and Makeup. In all, the film garnered more than 40 international awards and appeared on more than 35 critics’ lists of the year’s best films.

CAST & CREW
Director GUILLERMO Del Toro
 

Producer GUILLERMO Del Toro, J. Miles Dale

Cast Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg

Scriptwriter GUILLERMO Del Toro, Vanessa Taylor

Cinematographer Dan Laustsen

Editor Sidney Wolinsky

Production Design Paul Denham Austerberry

Sound

Music Alexandre Desplat

Sound Design

Production Double Dare You

Distributor Kentac Investements Limited

World Sales Fox Searchlight Pictures