New Trailer for Shunji Iwai’s Vampire 0

New Trailer for Shunji Iwai’s Vampire

Shunji Iwai is a famous Japanese film director that is well known for his internationally acclaimed works such as Love Letter/When I Close My Eyes (1995), Swallowtail Butterfly (1996), and All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001). His most recent work is the upcoming English language film entitled “Vampire”, which is set in the US (even though the filming took place in Canada). The film, despite being scheduled for a Japanese release, is in English and only has one Japanese actress in its cast (Yu Aoi, as one of the girls, Mina)

Vampire tells the story of a high school biology teacher named Simon, who moonlights as a serial killer. The movie follows his encounters with girls at a suicide website, detailing the disconnect between his lust for their blood and his desire to find “pure love”. The film is scheduled for release on September 25 in Japan: