Of all the directors working today, few weave music and image together in as mesmerizing and efficient manner as Nicolas Winding Refn. With the overnight-success of Drive in 2011, Refn hit the mainstream and suddenly his name was on the tips of everyone in and out of the film world’s tongue; No longer was he a cult figure, he was a major force. Show More Summary
At this point, Danish filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn is as well-known for his musical curation as he is for embracing the sheer brutality of violence: To wit, the glistening synth-pop that soundtracked his 2011 commercial breakthrough Drive was as instantly iconic as the scorpion jacket Ryan Gosling wore in the... More »
Drive and Only God Forgives director Nicolas Winding Refn has just shot his next film, The Neon Demon, in Los Angeles. That one will be going into post-production, with a bunch of VFX to complete along with all the other aspects of post-production. Show More Summary
We're still curious to see how Nicolas Winding Refn's The Neon Demon turns out (see the first look photos here), but there's already early details trickling out about his next film. Our friend Steve from Collider was recently talking with Nicolas Winding Refn during an interview for The Neon Demon and asked him about projects coming up. Show More Summary
Looking forward to her next big gig, Elle Fanning is featured in a series of snapshots from “The Neon Demon,” written and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. The “We Bought a Zoo” starlet joins Abbey Lee Kershaw, Christina Hendricks, Keanu...Show More Summary
Nicolas Winding Refn is wrapping up filming on his latest feature, set to be a horror story told as only Nicolas Winding Refn can tell it - with exquisite beauty. Read the full article on AICN Hey guys! Horrorella here... Nicolas Winding...Show More Summary
Starring lots of blood and Nicolas Winding Refn’s feet. Read more...
Don't worry, the first look photos for The Neon Demon do actually have neon in them. I wouldn't expect anything less from a Nicolas Winding Refn film, right? The first two photos for Refn's next feature, The Neon Demon, have hit the web just as the Cannes Film Festival kicks off today. Show More Summary
As Nicolas Winding Refn‘s The Neon Demon, described as “a horror film about vicious beauty,” nears the end of shooting in Los Angeles, the first images have been released. Elle Fanning leads the cast as Jesse, an aspiring model who moves to LA and finds herself surrounded by beauty-obsessed women who’d kill for what she has. Show More Summary
Nicolas Winding Refn’s supermodel horror The Neon Demon is heading to Cannes. With production about to wrap in Los Angeles, we have your first look at Elle Fanning as ‘Jesse,’ an aspiring model who moves to Los Angeles in hopes of breaking through. Her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women […]
As Nicolas Winding Refn's THE NEON DEMON nears wrap of principal photography, French sales companies Gaumont and Wild Bunch have announced a raft of sales on the high fashion horror film, with sales in Germany, UK, Italy, Portugal, Hungary, Poland, South Korea, Indonesia, Japan, and Taiwan to name just a few. Show More Summary
Gaumont and Wild Bunch have racked up strong sales on Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon. Deals have been done for Germany (Koch Media), UK (Icon), Italy (IIF), Benelux (Cineart), Latin America (California Filmes), South Korea (Double...Show More Summary
Admittedly, I’m not up on my knowledge of crime thrillers. Then again, it’s not one of my favorite genres. But, there are films that do elicit multiple viewings, such as Nicolas Winding Refn’s Drive. Writer/director Gerard Johnson, whose previous work Tony hinted at London’s seedy underground, returns with corrupt-cop thriller Hyena, which made its debut […]
Underrated screen and stage actor Alessandro Nivola (above) has been added to the cast of NEON DEMON, Nicolas Winding Refn's new female-centric horror picture. Deadline has it that Nivola will play a fashion impresario who taps Elle Fanning as his muse. Show More Summary
Nicolas Winding Refn begins shooting 'The Neon Demon' in Los Angeles with an all-star cast that includes Christina Hendricks. [...]
"Drive" director Nicolas Winding Refn is back on the streets of Los Angeles, where production has begun on his upcoming horror film, "The Neon Demon."
As scheduled, Nicolas Winding Refn's wonderfully titled horror picture NEON DEMON has officially begun production in Los Angeles today, so says Space Rocket Nation. About the commencement, Refn beamed: “I very much look forward to the odyssey I’ll be taking with all these wonderful actresses (and a few guys) to travel beyond ‘The Neon... Read More...
Space Rocket Nation announced today the start of production in Los Angeles on Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon, Bloody Disgusting learned. In the film, “When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she […]
Starring Elle Fanning, Jena Malone, Bella Heathcote, Abbey Lee, Christina Hendricks and Keanu Reeves The post Production Begins on Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
NOTE: This review was written in 2013 at the time of the film’s release. In light of a recent documentary, ‘My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn’, about the production of the film, I found it relevant to shine new light on its derided and largely forgotten subject matter. In retrospect, I would have written this review slightly [...]Show More Summary