After eight years of absence, David Cronenberg is indeed back in business. While Les Crimes du futur, the next film by the Canadian director with his favorite actor Viggo Mortensen, Kristen Stewart and Léa Seydoux, is expected in Cannes next week, we already have news about the future feature film by the 79-year-old filmmaker. years, entitled The Shrouds.According to Variety, he will find Vincent Cassel, with whom he has already collaborated in 2007 on The Promises of the Shadow with Naomi Watts and Viggo Mortensen, then, in 2011, on A Dangerous Method with Keira Knightley, Michael Fassbender and Viggo Mortensen for a new thriller project, halfway between science fiction and love drama. The French actor will play Karsh, a widowed entrepreneur who develops a revolutionary and controversial method that allows to enter into contact with the decomposing deceased in their coffins. As graves equipped with his technology – including that of his missing wife – are vandalized, Karsh will investigate these damages while questioning his business and his marriage. The filming of The Shrouds should start in March 2023. Before that, Vincent Cassel is expected in the adaptation of The Three Musketeers by Martin Bourboulon alongside Romain Duris, Pio Marmaï and François Civil.
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