Accept the Mystery
KEEP MUM is Luana Di Pasquale's current project as a writer/director which was completed on the 16th June 2019.
KEEP MUM is an arthouse, psychological thriller, a drama/horror about a woman pushed beyond the edge of sanity. Set on the east coast of England, KEEP MUM is an independent short film and it is intended for national and international short film festivals (2019/20). KEEP MUM is currently officially selected at the Orgon Scream Week Horror Film Festival Winter 2019 and it will be screened on the 6th December 2019.
KEEP MUM also serves as a short pilot for Di Pasquale debut feature film MY ENEMY WITHIN whose first synopsis was selected for the Project Base – a selective master class on feature film development, sponsored by Tower Hamlets, East End Film Festival and Skillet – at the East End Film Festival. The synopsis of MY ENEMY WITHIN was also selected for Make it in Italy; Make it with Italy 2015 at the British Consulate in Milan, an event sponsored by ;'-UKTI. KEEP MUM is the first project produced by Lunadipas Films. Luana's production company, funded in 2018 with the aim of making genre films dear to her heart.
An adapted version of ‘A Passer-By’, a Charles Baudelaire poem from 'The Flowers of Evil' collection - a French Classic which was first published in 1857. Filmed/Directed by Luana Di Pasquale. Edited/VFX by Massi Guelfi. Original music by Matthias Kispert.
This video was exhibited at the 17 Days (vol.7 and 8) September 30 – October 26, 2015 at The Bret Llewellyn Art Gallery – Alfred State College in New York. It was exhibited at Mahoney Hall – University of Massachusetts Lowell from November 14, 2016 – May 1, 2017 at Atrium Gallery – Western Michigan University. It was also selected and displayed @MovingPoems.