Announced in the Official Selection of the Cannes Competition, David Cronenberg (Scanners, Videodrome, The Dead Zone, The Fly, A History of Violence) is back with a new sci-fi/horror project titled Future Crimesand NEON released the official teaser today.
Future Crimes will happen exclusively in theaters in Juneand the teaser (below) gives us our first look at the stars Léa Seydoux, Viggo Mortensenand Kristen Stewart.
Of course, it’s also home to some of that Cronenberg body horror we love so much…
In the film, “As the human species adapts to a synthetic environment, the body undergoes new transformations and mutations. With his partner Caprice (Léa Seydoux), Saul Tenser (Viggo Mortensen), a famous performance artist, publicly exhibits the metamorphosis of his organs in avant-garde performances.
“Timlin (Kristen Stewart), a National Organ Registry investigator, obsessively follows their movements, which is when a mysterious group is revealed… Their mission – to use Saul’s notoriety to shed light on the next phase of the human evolution.
The film’s cast also includes Scott Speedman, Welket Bungue, Don McKellar, Lihi Kornowski, Tanaya Beatty, Nadia Litz, Yorgos Karamichosand Yorgos Pirpassopoulos.
NEON is on board to go out Future Crimes in the USA.