28 July on the screens of Ukrainian cinema comes fans horror ‘the Neon demon” from the winner of the Cannes film festival Nicholas winding Refn. In the film played Elle fanning and Keanu Reeves.
“Neon demon” is a behind the scenes of the fashion world is alluring and frightening. In the story, aspiring model Jesse moved to Los Angeles, where popular among photographers and designers, and therefore enters the field of view of a group obsessed with the beauty of the girls willing to do anything to take away her youth and vitality.
According to the Director, he had long wanted to make a film about the beauty: “the Price of beauty will never fall. We are growing, living longer, but our obsession with beauty does not pass, and only getting more Intrusive. And this obsession can lead to a very unusual form of madness.”
The main role in the film played by Elle fanning, familiar to Ukrainian audiences for her roles in the films “Maleficent” and “TRUMBO”. “Neon demon” continues her relationship with the artist movie. “I think Elle fanning has cerate of the great stars of silent cinema and the best Actresses of our time. She has a great ability to transform. The camera loves her,” – commented on his collaboration with Director Winding refn. Screen company fanning are Keanu Reeves, Gene Malone (“the Hunger games”), Christina Hendricks (“Mad men”) and supermodel Abbey Lee.
Premiere of “the Neon demon” was held at the Cannes film festival, where the film was presented in competition and competed for the “Palme d’or”. For Nicolas winding Refn this is the third visit to Cannes in 2011 crime drama “Drive” won the prize for directing.
“Neon demon” has become one of the most talked about films of the show, and earned comparisons with the best works of David Lynch. Ukrainian premiere took place on sections of the Gala Premier 7-th Odessa international film festival, where the film was sold out.
“Neon demon” will be released in a series of preview screenings on July 28 and in the broad national hire will appear from August 4. On the eve of the capital’s cinema “Oscar” (“Gulliver” shopping Mall) will host a preview screening of an extraordinary evening with “the Neon demon” will make cocktails from the event sponsor TM Finlandia. The picture will be seen in Kyiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Lviv, Lutsk, Mariupol, Odessa, Poltava, Sumy and Kharkiv. The shows will take place in Ukrainian voice, and in original version with subtitles.