BALLAD IN BLOOD

By Ruggero DEODATO

TVCO - as SALES All rights, World

Thriller - Completed 2016

It's the day after Halloween night, Jacopo and Duke wake up in Lenka and Elisabeth’s apartment. The dawn of the new day brings with it a horrible problem: Elizabeth is dead. Someone has cut her throat.
But they don’t remember what happened, they were too drunk and stoned...

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& Awards

Strasbourg 2016
Midnight Movies
Slash, Vienna 2016
Sitges FF 2016
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • ITALY
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Ruggero DEODATO
    • Writer(s)
    • Ruggero DEODATO
    • Producer(s)
    • Massimo ESPOSTI (Bell Film)
    • Synopsis
    • It's the day after Halloween Night in an Italian academic city. Jacopo, Lenka and Duke wake up in the student's apartment Lenka shares with her roommate Elisabeth. Jacopo is a student too, Duke is an African-American drug dealer.
      The dawn of the new day brings with it a horrible problem: Elizabeth is dead. Someone has cut her throat. But there's more, neither Jacopo nor Duke nor Lenka remember what happened. They were too drunk and stoned...They do try to get rid of the body, but with disastrous results.
      Then, they slowly start to remember and find out Elisabeth has recorded most of that Halloween party happenings on her smartphone. When pieces begin to fall in place, we are faced with a nightmare of sex and blood.
      In the meantime, Lenka thinks of a plan to pull herself out of trouble.
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