Taormina Film Festival 2011
RED STATE screening:
Time and location: TBA
Acclaimed filmmaker/provacateur Kevin Smith turns his sharp directorial eye to the genre world with RED STATE.
Laced with Smith’s trademark dark humor, RED STATE follows 3 libidinous high schoolers who respond to an online sex ad only to see their fantasies turn to terror of biblical proportions in the violent hands of a fanatical religious cult.
Starring: Michael Parks (Kill Bill 1 & 2, From Dusk Till Dawn), John Goodman (Evan Almighty, The Big Lebowski, Monsters, Inc.), Academy Award Winner Melissa Leo (The Fighter, Righteous Kill), Michael Angarano (Almost Famous, Sky High, The Forbidden Kingdom)
Written & Directed by: Kevin Smith (Cop Out, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back)
Produced by: Jonathan Gordon (Good Will Hunting, The Brothers Grimm, Dogma)