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The Canyons
Archived: The Canyons (2013)

director: Paul Schrader

composer: Brendan Canning
With: Lindsay Lohan (Tara), James Deen (Christian), Nolan Funk (Ryan), Amanda Brooks (Gina), Tenille Houston (Cynthia), Gus Van Sant (Dr. Campbell), Chris Zeischegg (Reed), Victor Fischbarg (Randall), Jim Boeven (Jon), Philip Pavel (Erik), a.o.

duration: 99 minutes
Sex is back , Drama, Romance

Gala Premières and special events
Film Fest Gent - The Canyons

When Christian, an LA trust-fund kid with casual ties to Hollywood, learns of a secret affair between Tara and the lead of his film project, Ryan, he spirals out of control, and his cruel mind games escalate into an act of bloody violence.

The screening of THE CANYONS on Saturday October 12th (at 2.30pm) will be followed by a director's talk with Paul Schrader. Access to this talk is included in the ticket for the film


director: Paul Schrader
composer: Brendan Canning
producer: Braxton Pope
screenplay: Bret Easton Ellis
Editor: Tim Silano
Cinematography: John DeFazio
sound: Glenn T. Morgan

production company: Canyons

More info

subtitles: Dutch subt.
Country: United States of America
year: 2013


PAUL SCHRADER (1946): Blue Collar (1978), Hardcore (1979), American Gigolo (1980), Cat People (1982), Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985), Light of Day (1987), Patty Hearst (1988), The Comfort of Strangers (1990), Light Sleeper (1992), Witch Hunt (1994, TV movie), Touch (1997), Affliction (1997), Forever Mine (1999), Auto Focus (2002), Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist (2005), The Walker (2007), Adam Ressurected (2008), The Canyons (2013)

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Other festival films by director Paul Schrader

2018:First Reformed
2009:Adam resurrected
1992:Light sleeper
1985:Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
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