R | | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the artistic director, an ambitious young dancer, and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally wake up.
This film marked the fifth collaboration between director Luca Guadagnino and actress Tilda Swinton. The previous were The Protagonists (1999), Tilda Swinton: The Love Factory (2002), I Am Love (2009) and A Bigger Splash (2015).
When you dance the dance of another, you make yourself in the image of its creator.
When Dr Klemperer is escorted out of the building after the big horror scene, they walk on the Western site of the Berlin Wall, and the other (Eastern) site is all darkness. In reality in 1977, all-night floodlights would have been blazing...
The opening logos for Amazon Studios and K Period Media are animated sketches that fade into the dull white background for the opening titles.
Written and performed by Thom Yorke
under exclusive licence to XL Recordings
English, German, French
$184,037 (USA) (28 October 2018)
$2,421,619 (USA) (6 December 2018)
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