From the Director of ‘Lion’ comes a tribute to the Italian thriller/horror genre, GIALLO
Short | Horror | 2017 | UK
“Italian Giallo is ready to make its return!”
Written & Directed by: Davide Melini (“Donatello Awards 2011” official selection with the short film “The sweet hand of the White Rose”)
Stars: Muireann Bird, Francesc Pagès, George Bracebridge, Lorna Larkin, Erica Prior, Luis Fernández de Eribe
Produced by: Luca Vannella (“Avengers”, “Thor”, “Harry Potter”, “Apocalypto”, “Heart of the Sea”), Alexis Continente (Murder on the Orient Express”, “Transformers: The Last Knight”, “Thor”), Vincenzo Mastrantonio (“Titanic”, “Moulin Rouge”, “The Passion of Christ”, “Romeo + Juliet”), Bobby Holland (“The Dark Knight Rises”, “Game of Thrones”, “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows”, “007 – Quantum of Solace”), Ferdinando Merolla (“Troy”, “Gangs of New York”, “Hannibal Rising”), Roberto Paglialunga
Plot: “Sarah can’t completely overcome the deaths of her grandfather and her older sister. The trauma and lack of sleep cause her to embark on a strange journey of apparitions and murders, apparently caused by her mind…”
The title of this project is inspired by the most famous horror movies from two of the most important Italian directors: Dario Argento (“Deep Red”) and Mario Bava (“Shock”) The film was shot with the Red Epic Dragon 6K and filmed in Spain. It is expected to be released SUMMER 2017!
Check out the kick-ass trailer below!!
Official Website: http://davidemelini.com/DEEPSHOCK