THE PASSENGER (2021) Preview of Spanish road trip horror



‘Don’t sit by her side’

The Passenger is a 2021 horror film about the occupants of a van who have to avoid sitting next to a wounded excursionist during a trip.

Directed by Raúl Cerezo and Fernando González Gómez from a screenplay co-written by Luis Sánchez-Polack, Asier Guerricaechebarría and Javier Echániz, based on Raúl Cerezo’ story. Produced by Juan Barquín, Raúl Cerezo, Helion Ramalho and José Luis Rancaño.

The Spanish production stars Ramiro Blas (Blackwod), Cecilia Suarez (The House of Flowers), Paula Gallego and Christina Alcazar.



A group of strangers on a road trip are abruptly interrupted when their van accidentally hits a female hiker in the middle of the night. They decide to take her to the hospital but soon understand that they only have to comply with a clear rule: don’t sit next to her…




Level K has acquired the international distribution rights ahead of the film’s showing at this year’s Sitges Film Festival.

Cast and characters:

Ramiro Blas … Blasco
Cecilia Suárez … Mariela
Paula Gallego … Marta
Cristina Alcázar … Lidia
Yao Yao … Coco
Carmen Ibeas … Modelo
Vasileios Papatheocharis … Maximo
Niko Verona … Mochilero

Filming locations:

Navarre, Spain

Original title:

La pasajera

Trailer [no English subtitles]:

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