The retrospective will feature 40 films from directors including David Fincher and Ami Canaan’s famous director father Michael Mann.
Ami Canaan Mann’s Texas Killing Fields will open the retrospective American Way of Death: American Film Noir 1990-2010’ at the 59th edition of the San Sebastian Film Festival.
The Texas bayou homicide thriller (Mann’s second feature) stars Sam Worthington, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Chloe Grace Moretz, Jessica Chastain, Annabeth Gish and Sheryl Lee. It is screening in competition at the Venice Film Festival .
The retrospective will feature 40 titles to have come out of the genre in the last twenty years including Goodfellas, The Silence Of The Lambs, Wild At Heart, Basic Instinct, Heat and Zodiac.
It is being presented by filmmakers Walter Hill and James Gray.