Synopsis by Jack Rodgers
An aspiring 16-year-old model (Elle Fanning) moves to Los Angeles, where she quickly finds success after she is discovered by a makeup artist (Jena Malone) and signed by an agent (Christina Hendricks). However, her beauty also draws the attention of lecherous men, and provokes the jealousy of other women in showbiz. Bella Heathcote, Abbey Lee, and Keanu Reeves co-star. Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn, The Neon Demon made its world premiere at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.
beauty [physical], coming-of-age, greed, loss-of-innocence, model [fashion], moving, production [showbiz]