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by Oliver Parker


It's 1948 and Orson Welles touches down in Rome to star in 'Black Magic'. Still smarting from his split with Rita Hayworth and his fall-out with Hollywood, Orson is looking for relief and finance for his next movie...

original title: Fade to Black
country: United Kingdom
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Oliver Parker
film run: 99'
screenplay: Oliver Parker
cast: Danny Huston, Anna Galiena, Semeli Economou, Pino Ammendola, Violante Placido, Nathaniel Parker, Paz Vega, Christopher Walken, Pino Ammendola, Daniel Cerqueira, Diego Luna
cinematography by: John de Borman
film editing: Guy Bensley
art director: Luciana Arrighi
costumes designer: Louise Stjernsward
music: Charlie Mole
producer: Barnaby Thompson, Jonathan Olsberg, Massimo Pacilio, Piero Amati, James Spring, Trevor Ingman
production: Ealing Studios, Fragile Films