A hypnotic, erotic, and riveting film that transcends any perceived limitations of the science fiction genre, VANISHING WAVES is one of the year’s most provocative international films and an official selection at Fantastic Fest 2012.
Lukas (Marius Jampolskis) is a researcher who volunteers for a sensory deprivation experiment attempting to communicate with Aurora (Jurga Jutaite), a young comatose woman. The experiment takes an unexpected twist when the two meet in their mutually altered forms of consciousness. Soon, their psychic meetings turn into a romantic, sexually charged relationship set against the backdrop of surreal dreamscapes created by their collective minds. To protect their newfound bond, Lukas hides his findings from the researchers. But, will his deception doom their relationship?
“Seduces, terrifies and captivates.” — Austin Chronicle