Blade Runner 2049: Denis Villeneuve “This is the most risky project of my life!”

Cinema 13 February, 2017

Denis Villeneuve, director of Blade Runner 2049, announced it to Variety: this project is the most risky of his life! But why?
By realizing Blade Runner 2049 , Denis Villeneuve has an enormous pressure on the shoulders. The director must go right behind Ridley Scott and his cult film of 1982: in short, a dose of stress rather monstrous for the one that has already proved itself . The filmmaker is rather clear on this point since in interview for Variety, the latter announced that it was “the most risky project of my life!” . Just that. So to be sure not to miss, the director of Blade Runner 2049, in which another character from the original film will be cast , surrounded himself with the best: “I decided to take Deakins because he was the best candidate With his 13 Oscar nominations! “.
For Blaise Runner 2049 , Denis Villeneuve is more than a sci-fi film. “I was really excited to work with Deakins who never did science fiction before because we have a very Intimist of the genre ” . Difficult to make more clear: this suite will not be like its predecessor ! The filmmaker will have to conquer new audiences as fans of the first opus released decades ago with Harrison Ford who will resume his role. Between Alien Covenant, Star Wars 8 and Blade Runner 2049, the year 2017 will be oriented towards science fiction ! To discover the most risky project of the life of the director, it will be necessary to wait until October 4th. What do you think of this project?