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Beyond the Black Rainbow -- Despite being under heavy sedation, Elena tries to make her way out of Arboria, a secluded, quasi-futuristic commune.

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Panos Cosmatos (written by)
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Release Date:
31 December 2010 (Canada) See more »
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Despite being under heavy sedation, Elena tries to make her way out of Arboria, a secluded, quasi-futuristic commune. | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Panos Cosmatos 
 
Writing credits
Panos Cosmatos (written by)

Produced by
Oliver Linsley .... producer
Christya Nordstokke .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jeremy Schmidt 
 
Cinematography by
Norm Li 
 
Film Editing by
Nicholas T. Shepard  (as Nicholas Shepard)
 
Casting by
Melissa Perry 
 
Production Design by
Bob Bottieri 
 
Set Decoration by
La Vonne Girard 
 
Costume Design by
Kathi Moore 
 
Makeup Department
Lynn Baglole .... hair stylist assistant (as Lynn Bagloie)
Willard Cochrane .... hair stylist assistant (as Willard Cochran)
Beverly Moncrief .... contact lens technician
Amelia Smart .... key hair stylist
Kyla Rose Tremblay .... key makeup artist
Kyla Rose Tremblay .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Shawn Cooke .... unit manager
Ivan Lyttek .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
J. Dean Boroskae .... second assistant director (as J Dean Boroskae)
Ryan Reynolds .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Paul Brooke .... scenic carpenter
Willard Cochrane .... scenic painter (as Willard Cochran)
Rian Codd .... scenic carpenter
Antonio Colin .... set designer
Brian Drummond-Hay .... scenic carpenter (as Brian M Drummond-Hay)
Elena Dubova .... on-set dresser
Michael Duehmig .... scenic carpenter
Ken Frost .... construction coordinator
La Vonne Girard .... props
Chris Guant .... scenic carpenter
Jeff Halladay .... conceptual designer (as Jeffro Halladay)
Jeff Halladay .... illustrator: "Doctrine" (as Jeffro Halladay)
Gideon Hay .... head sculptor
Geoff Hilliard .... construction foreman
Yamuna Jolicoeur .... finisher
Yamuna Jolicoeur .... painter
Miguel Kabantsov .... set designer
Scott McKay .... carpenter assistant
Hank Pine .... storyboard artist
Allison Quinn .... art assistant
Rafael Santa Ana .... set designer
Nigel Stentifold .... scenic carpenter
George Sumner .... scenic carpenter (as George Paul Sumner)
Adam Tasse .... carpenter assistant
Francis Testa .... carpenter assistant
Martin Testa .... construction buyer
 
Sound Department
Peter Eliuk .... sound mix technician
Brad Hillman .... sound re-recording mixer
Matt Kunau .... dolby sound consultant
Maureen Murphy .... foley artist
Eric J. Paul .... sound designer (as Eric Paul)
Brody Ratsoy .... adr editor
Brody Ratsoy .... foley editor
Gordon Sproule .... foley mixer
Elaine Stef .... foley assistant
Stefan Udell .... sound mixer
Stefan Udell .... sound recordist
Eric J. Paul .... supervising sound editor (uncredited)
Brody Ratsoy .... adr engineer (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Aaron Harrison .... practical special effects
Olaf Johnson .... practical special effects
Shawn Mcdonald .... special effects supervisor: cloud tank
Brant McIlroy .... practical special effects
Martin Testa .... practical special effects
 
Visual Effects by
James Cowan .... opticals: Technicolor Creative Services Vancouver
Richard Patterson .... visual effects
Milton Muller .... digital compositor (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Josh Alkoff .... electrician
Stefan Berrill .... electrician (as Stefan Berril)
Mike Branham .... key grip
John Brown .... generator operator: UL
Peter Carty .... first assistant camera
Scooter Corkle .... gaffer
Jay Dryden .... grip
Justin Lee .... second assistant camera
Micah Llewellyn-Dance .... dolly grip (as Micah Dance)
Saied Marcondes .... grip
Shawn Muys .... camera trainee
Dan Siney .... still photographer
Craig Trudeau .... second unit cinematographer
Mitchell Warner .... best boy
Norm Li .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Lynette Therrien .... casting assistant (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tamara Clark .... costume assistant
Angela McLean .... costume concept artist
Ahmad Tabrizi .... costume builder (as Ahmed Tabrizi)
 
Editorial Department
Alex Leigh Barker .... assistant editor
James Cowan .... digital intermediate conformer
James Cowan .... digital intermediate manager
Scott Evans .... digital intermediate account executive
Adam Rogers .... digital intermediate producer: Laser Pacific
Michael Shapcotte .... digital intermediate systems administrator
Karen Teoh .... digital intermediate project coordinator
Dave Wilkinson .... colorist: dailies (as David Wilkinson)
Kyle Cunningham .... executive sales assistant: Technicolor Creative Services Vancouver (uncredited)
Claire Duthie .... post-production assistant (uncredited)
Claudio Sepulveda .... digital intermediate colorist: Laser Pacific (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Sinoia Caves .... musician
Eric J. Paul .... music editor (as Eric Paul)
Chris A. Riffic .... musical archivist (as Chris-A-Riffic)
Joshua Stevenson .... music mixer
 
Transportation Department
Paul Deol .... transportation coordinator
Taylor Sarai .... transportation captain
 
Other crew
Marlowe Antonucci .... production assistant
Alex Craig .... script supervisor
Geoffrey Halton .... location manager
Emma Higgins .... location production assistant
Aaron James .... facs
Mtthew Koutzun .... office production assistant
Ryan Sprague .... location production assistant
Bianca Grimshaw .... production counsel (uncredited)
Josh Sandler .... production counsel (uncredited)
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for some bloody violence, disturbing images, a graphic sexual illustration, language and drug content
Runtime:
110 min
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Trivia:
Barry Nyle's pills are from Benway's Pharmacy. Dr. Benway is a recurring character in the works of William S. Burroughs.See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: In the Arboria Institute's promo film, dated MCMLXVII (1967), the Arboria logo is set in the Avant Garde font. This font was based on the logo of Avant Garde magazine, created in 1968, and wasn't available as a full typeface until 1970.See more »
Quotes:
Mercurio Arboria:Bring home the mother lode, Barry.See more »
Soundtrack:
Inside Out FlowerSee more »

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174 out of 192 people found the following review useful.
If you are into weird movies (like me), you will probably dig this, 13 November 2011
Author: Paulie Gatto from Denver, CO

OK so for convenience, I'll just break it down to the kind of people who will like this movie, vs. those who won't. You pick your category and then you will know if you should see it. Because 1 out of 20 people will love this, and the rest will think it is the worst movie ever.

You will love it if: 1: You felt 2001 could have been even slower paced and still be awesome 2: You love really thinky sci-fi even if it doesn't involve people shooting aliens 3: You are crazy in love with 80's hair styles and weird synth music (this movie takes place in 1983, and takes that responsibility VERY seriously) 4: You loved Agent Smith's delivery of lines in The Matrix, and would have liked it if he talked even more slowly and threateningly 5: You think the only good sci-fi is 70's Russian sci-fi

You will hate this movie if: 1: You enjoy having more than one person deliver lines over the course of two hours (basically one speaking part in this movie, though the actor does a good job) 2: You don't like when movies are very, very pretentious 3: You like your movies to generally make an effort to make sense (at one point I swear the main guy gets a phone call from Speak-n-Spell) 4: You don't like when movies spend a considerable amount of their running time trying to injure the viewer's senses 5: You like a really good ending (if you look over the reviews, whether people loved or hated this movie everyone agrees the ending was weak)

All things considered, I really liked this movie, and so did the people I saw it with. But that's a bunch of film geeks. If you're a weird film geek too, I recommend it.

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