The Neon Demon


the 10 most powerful coming-of-age films of 2016

Because growing up is its own hero’s journey.
André-Naquian Wheeler

meet the musician behind your favorite film scores

Having soundtracked some of alt classic cinema’s finest moments, composer Cliff Martinez talks us through his latest collaboration with Nicolas Winding Refn.
Colin Crummy
i-D Meets

i-D meets: elle fanning x nicolas winding refn

Commenting on the fashion industry and its intoxicating glamour, Nicolas Winding Refn's new film 'The Neon Demon' has been called erotic and evil. Under the neon glow of Soho, we sat the provocative director down with leading victim Elle to dissect...
i-D Staff

groupies, girlfriends, and airheads: how models are portrayed in film

As Nicolas Winding Refn’s new film hits the cinema, a tale of fashion, models, and vampires, we look through the the ways models have been portrayed on the silver screen, from 'Blow-Up' to 'Zoolander' to 'Gia.'
Oliver Lunn

elle fanning and abbey lee are murderous models in the 'neon demon' trailer

In their new movie Elle and Abbey are showing the very dark side of the model life.
Wendy Syfret
i-D Staff

acting up with abbey lee

Abbey Lee’s role in 'Mad Max: Fury Road' saw the two-time i-D cover star begin the transition from model to actress. Starring in Nicolas Winding Refn’s forthcoming LA horror thriller, 'The Neon Demon,' the Aussie-born supermodel’s star is firmly in the...
Francesca Dunn
i-D Staff

abbey lee to star as supermodel maniac in new horror film

Austalian beauty Abbey Lee and Maleficent star Elle Fanning have been the first members of the cast revealed for Nicolas Winding Refn’s latest blockbuster, The Neon Demon.
Felicity Kinsella