News Perfect Blue Screening in Dublin January 31
posted on 2014-01-11 14:59 EST
The Lighthouse Cinema in Dublin (map) will hold a late-night screening of Satoshi Kon's anime psycho-thriller Perfect Blue on Friday January 31. The 18-rated film will be show at 10.45 p.m., as part of a season called "Grindhouse Dublin."
Set in contemporary Tokyo, the 1997 film depicts the mental breakdown of an idol singer turned actress. She believes she is being stalked, while being tormented by visions of a double of herself. The film was the feature director debut of Kon, who went to make Millennium Actress, Tokyo Godfathers, Paranoia Agent and Paprika.