The Cannes Film Festival 2008 is two days away and one film that is already creating buzz is the Miramax flick “Blindness.” The film will be premiering on opening night and screening in competition at the Film Festival.
The psychological thriller is about a sudden plague of blindness, which devastates a city. A small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine.
The all-star international cast, including three-time Academy Award nominee Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Danny Glover, Gael García Bernal and Alice Braga.
Based on the widely acclaimed novel by the Nobel Prize winning author José Saramago, and directed by renowned filmmaker Fernando Meirelles ("City of God").
The movie doesn’t hit theatres until September 19, 2008 but until then you check out the “Blindness” movie trailer below...