In 2017, Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino achieved worldwide recognition for his coming-of-age drama Call Me by Your Name, which earned four Academy Award nominations and made a star of its young leading man, Timothée Chalamet.
Since the late 1990s, Guadagnino has directed six feature films, more than a dozen documentaries and shorts, as well as TV commercials for prestigious clients like Cartier and Giorgio Armani. He has collaborated on numerous occasions with British actress Tilda Swinton, and looks to be forging a similar relationship with Fifty Shades of Grey’s Dakota Johnson.
Both star in Guadagnino’s latest film, a bold reimagining of Dario Argento’s horror classic Suspiria. With the film opening in Hong Kong this week, we revisit and rank the 47-year-old director’s modest yet notable back catalogue of feature films.