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FADE TO BLACK

by Oliver Parker

synopsis

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