Todd Haynes to make ‘sexually explicit’ movie with Joaquin Phoenix: ‘A love story between two men’
Todd Haynes and Joaquin Pheonix (Images: Wiki)
Todd Haynes has teased his next project: a “love story between two men” starring Joaquin Phoenix.
Haynes opened up about the project while speaking to Hollywood industry bible Variety at this weekend’s Deauville American Film Festival.
In the interview, Haynes shared that he plans to shoot the entirety of the movie – the idea for which originated with Phoenix – in Mexico. He added that Phoenix’s co-star is yet to be cast.
“Joaquin was pushing it further into more dangerous territory, sexually” – Todd Haynes
Haynes told the outlet: “It’s a love story between two men set in the 30s that has explicit sexual content that or at least it challenges you with the sexual relationship between these two men.
“One is a Native