Romance is in the air at to the bone (Bones and All), a film that reunites Timothée Chalamet with director Luca Guadagnino after their fruitful collaboration on call me by your name (2017). Here what you should know.
What is it about?
Based on the homonymous novel by Camille DeAngelis, this story coming-og-age follows a pair of cannibalistic lovers: Maren (Taylor Russell), a young woman learning to survive on the fringes of society, and Lee (Timothée Chalamet), a redical drifter living on the fringes.
They embark on a journey through the highways, hidden passages, and byways of Ronald Reagan-era America. A journey in which she searches for answers about why she kills and feeds on the people who love her. But despite her best efforts, all roads lead to her terrifying past and to a final stand that will determine if her love can survive her alterity.
“There is something in people deprived of privileges, in people who live on the margins of society, that attracts me and moves me. I want to see where the possibilities lie for them, entangled in the impossibilities they face,” says Guadagnino. “[Hasta los huesos] it is for me a meditation on who I am and how I can overcome what I feel, especially if it is something that I cannot control. And finally, and most importantly, when will I be able to find myself in the other’s gaze?
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Cast and production crew
The film was directed by Luca Guadagnino, whose filmography includes The Protagonists (1999), Melissa P (2005), blinded by the sun (2015), the remake of Suspiria (2018) and call me by your name (2017). For the latter he received nominations for Best Director at the BAFTA Awards and for Best Film at the Oscars. While, to the bone It already meant Guadagino the Silver Lion for Best Director in Venice.
In addition to Timothée Chalamet (Dune) and Taylor Russell (Waves), the multi-star cast is completed by: Michael Stuhlbarg (call me by your name), Andre Holland (Moonlight: Moonlight), Chloë Sevigny (We are what we are), David Gordon Green (director of Halloween: the final night), Jessica Harper (sighs), Jake Horowitz (Adam Bloom) and Oscar winner Mark Rylance (the bridge of spies).
The film has a script by David Kajganich, with whom Guadagnino collaborated on blinded by the sun Y Suspiria. The behind-the-scenes team is made up of cinematographer Arseni Khatchaturan (The idol), production designer Elliot Hostetter (Waves), the editor Marco Costa (Suspiria) and costume designer Giulia Piersanti (call me by your name). The soundtrack was composed by Oscar winners Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (Social network; Soul).
The Italian filmmaker is also a producer alongside Theresa Park, Marco Morabito, Dave Kajganich, Francesco Melzi d’Eril, Lorenzo Mieli, Gabriele Moratti, Peter Spears and Chalamet himself. Giovanni Corrado, Raffaella Viscardi, Marco Colombo and Moreno Zani serve as executive producers.
When it premieres to the bone?
to the bone the premiere December 3, 2022 in theaters in Latin America.
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