Bashira 

An electronic musician and a troubled fan are plunged into a hallucinogenic nightmare where they must confront an ancient Japanese entity - capable of bending space and time and wreaking havoc and death - in order to save their souls.

Director:

Fong Nickson (as Nickson Fong)

Writers:

Fong Nickson (story), Eko Nonoyama (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Production Notes from IMDbPro

Status: Post-production | See complete list of  »
Comments: All film photography has ended.
Updated: 6 November 2018
More Info: See more production information about this title on IMDbPro.

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Horror | Mystery

A desperate filmmaker's attempts to win financing from a wealthy and reclusive childhood friend soon land him in a world of fear and despair.

Director: Patrick Picard
Stars: Annalise Basso, Liam Aiken, Joe Adler
Thriller

An ambitious college student infiltrates the Black Israelites for his thesis paper. But as he befriends a devout member, he comes to suspect that a splinter faction is plotting a terrorist attack.

Director: Francisco Ordonez
Stars: Danny Glover, Mekhi Phifer, Rene Rosado
Short

A young woman is sent on a mission to breed new life into an uninhabited world.

Director: Colin Cunningham
Stars: Colin Cunningham, Jina Anika
Drama

A young, struggling writer in New York maneuvers friendship, love, acceptance, family, and addiction as he and his friends discover the joys of life's interim periods.

Director: Danny Ward
Stars: Amber Tamblyn, Lucy Fry, Jason Dohring
Drama

Childhood friends set out to find treasure on a mysterious private island and discover the secrets behind the family who lives there.

Director: Sean Nalaboff
Stars: Molly Ringwald, Liam Aiken, Sadie Calvano
Drama | Romance

The Bronx. 1993. A young couple from two completely different worlds, fall in love over a summer that reshapes their lives and the way they view the future ahead of them.

Director: Peter Andrew Lee
Stars: Sebastian Chacon, Sandy Tejada, Kirsten Doyle
Director: Tony Aloupis
Stars: Nina Kiri, Nia Sioux, Matthew Bellows
Edit

Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Colin Cunningham ... John
Liam Aiken ... Andy
Kiki Sukezane ... Maya
Alana de Freitas ... Dani
Nick Sakai ... Driver
Josie DiVincenzo ... Sharon
Sayuri Oyamada ... Yoko
Mitzi Akaha ... Lela
Takuma Anzai ... Kenji
Cassidy Thornton ... Brynlee
Corey Ronald Walter ... Funeral Attendee
Brandon Gill ... Chris
Akiko Shima ... Yone
Emma Caymares ... Aliss
Toru Uchikado ... Michihisa
Edit

Storyline

Electronic musician Andy and aspiring singer Lela are haunted by nightmares and visions that neither understands. Ghostly apparitions, mysterious and archaic structures, bizarre and unearthly chanting, frightening instances of déjà vu, all begin to intrude on their waking lives, prompting them to embark on parallel journeys in search of answers. Andy becomes obsessed with the music of an anonymous fan, which may hold the key to his terrifying hallucinations. As people around him succumb to bizarre deaths, it becomes increasingly clear that he is next. He races against time to put all the pieces of the puzzle together before it's too late. Meanwhile, Lela is drawn to the remote countryside of Japan in order to confront a curse that has plagued her family for generations. She learns that an ancient entity known as Bashira is attempting to make its presence felt in our world, and only she alone may be able to stop it by enduring a grueling ritual that will test the limits of her sanity. ...

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Japanese

Also Known As:

Twisted Skin See more »

Filming Locations:

Buffalo, New York, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Bashira, Robotic Vision See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The script caused some controversy when it was tweeted by Twitter user Angry Asian Man that one line described the relationship of a "white girl" and "Asian guy" as "highly unrealistic... but this is a movie." See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed