Director: David Fincher Run Time: 157 min. Rating: R Release Year: 2007
Starring: Anthony Edwards, Chloë Sevigny, Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr.
Country: United States
Spend this February with Fincher and four of his iconic thrillers, Se7en (1995), The Game (1997), Panic Room (2002), and Zodiac (2007).
About the film:
Competed for the Palme d’Or at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival. The true story of the investigation of the “Zodiac Killer”, a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for three men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.
About the filmmaker:
Though known for his intricate psychological thrillers, Fincher evolved his filmmaking style crafting music videos. His films have received forty Academy Award nominations, including Best Director for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), The Social Network (2010) and Mank (2020). His other projects include cult classic Fight Club (1999), Palme d’Or nominated Zodiac (2007), the critically acclaimed Gone Girl (2014), and the Netflix series Mindhunter.
Ranking his feature filmography in 2017, IndieWire explored why Fincher’s filmmaking earned him a reputation as “the next Kubrick.” Read more here.See our upcoming films