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The Central Saint Martins graduate, who launched her own line in 2008, said that she was going to Pantelleria
, an island in the south of Italy for a family holiday.
The largest drug seizure during this period consisted of 40 MT of hashish in waters near Pantelleria
Rock legend Marianne Lane (Academy Award[R] winner Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria
with her partner Paul (Matthias Schoenaerts) when iconoclast record producer and old flame Harry (Academy Award[R] nominee Ralph Fiennes) unexpectedly arrives with his daughter Penelope (Dakota Johnson) and interrupts their holiday, bringing with him an A-bomb blast of nostalgia from which there can be no rescue.
Marianne has retreated to a villa on Pantelleria
with her boyfriend, documentary film-maker Paul De Smedt (Matthias Schoenaerts).
A BIGGER SPLASH (15) Starring: Tilda Swinton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ralph Fiennes, Dakota Johnson, Elena Bucci Director: Luca Guadagnino Duration: 124 mins SUN, sea, sex and skulduggery are the key ingredients of writer-director Luca Guadagnino's spicy cinematic cocktail, which elegantly updates the erotically charged 1969 thriller La Piscine from St Tropez to the rugged Sicilian island of Pantelleria
Oscar-winning actress Tilda Swinton plays glam rock star Marianne Lane, who has retreated to a villa on Pantelleria
with her boyfriend, documentary filmmaker Paul De Smedt (Matthias Schoenaerts), who has tamed her wild, drug-crazed excesses while shaking himself free of alcoholism.
Italian director Luca Guadagnino links up again with Tilda Swinton for this stylish and smouldering melodrama set against the backdrop of the Mediterranean island of Pantelleria
. There are some moments of real charm - with Ralph Fiennes especially good as a coke-fuelled ageing record producer and Swinton striking as androgynous rocker Marianne Lane.
Earlier in 2011, Malta wrote a formal letter of complaint to Italy after the Italian government offered oil exploration licences around the islands of Pantelleria
, Linosa and Lampedusa.
Barely sketched in the original, Swinton's character has since been upgraded to rock-star status: She's the one and only (and seemingly un-sunburnable) Marianne Lane, a gender-swapped David Bowie-like glam figure who's resting her vocal chords on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria
after a recent throat operation.