Dark Glasses (2022)
Director: Dario Argento Run Time: 86 min. Rating: NR Release Year: 2022 Language: Italian
Starring: Andrea Gherpelli, Andrea Zhang, Asia Argento, Ilenia Pastorelli, Mario Pirrello
Country: Italy, France
About the film:
World Premiere at the 2022 Berlin International Film Festival.
Diana, a high-class prostitute trying to escape from a serial killer, suffers a car accident that leaves her blind. She finds a guide in a Chinese boy named Chin, and together they will track down a dangerous killer through the darkness of Italy.
About the filmmaker:
Dario Argento is an Italian film director, producer, screenwriter, actor and critic, best know for his influential work in shaping the Italian “giallo” thriller genre since he began making films in the 1970s. His films as director include his “Animal Trilogy”, consisting of The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970), The Cat o’ Nine Tails (1971) and Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971); his “Three Mothers” trilogy, consisting of Suspiria (1977), Inferno (1980) and The Mother of Tears (2007); and his stand-alone films Deep Red (1975), Tenebrae (1982), Phenomena (1985) and Opera (1987). He co-wrote the screenplay for Sergio Leone’s Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) and served as George A. Romero’s script consultant on Dawn of the Dead (1978), for which he also composed the soundtrack with his long-time collaborators Goblin.
In 2021, Argento received critical acclaim for his performance in Gaspar Noé’s psychological drama film Vortex (2021), which premiered at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival. Dark Glasses (2022) is Argento’s first directorial work since Dracula 3D (2012).See our upcoming films