Who we are
Director - Writer
Emanuele Mengotti was born in 1986 in Venice, Italy. He moved to Los Angeles, where he is currently living. In 2015 he directed his short film “The writer” Selected at The Venice Film week, SAFILM and finalist at MIFF. In 2016 he worked as line producer on “Hallucinaut” a short film produced by Terry Gilliam.
Luca Nemolato has been working as a Concept Artist and Art Director with major companies and studios, such as Legacy Effects. Making a name for himself working on such projects as Independence Day Resurgence, The Conjuring, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Falling Skies, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.
To better explore the mood and the atmosphere of The Plague Doctor, the director Emanuele Mengotti along with a crew of local artists shot two teasers.
The Style and Influences
"The Plague Doctor" is a mind bending thriller like no other, merging influences from masters like Kubrick, Lynch and Aronofsky. It combines storytelling similar to "The Black Swan", "Shutter Island", "Jacob's Ladder",
"Session 9" and "Memento".
Eyes Wide Shut