Trauma


1h 26m 1993

Brief Synopsis

The mentally and emotionally distraught daughter of Rumanian immigrants (who make their living doing seances) becomes the object of interest for a television reporter. One night after a particularly disturbing seance, a serial killer with a penchant for decapitation strikes the girl's parents, openi

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Adam Long; Adriano Pecci; Glynis Pershke; Kelly O'Brien; Marc E Spivey; Michael Tabor
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 26m

Synopsis

The mentally and emotionally distraught daughter of Rumanian immigrants (who make their living doing seances) becomes the object of interest for a television reporter. One night after a particularly disturbing seance, a serial killer with a penchant for decapitation strikes the girl's parents, opening up a series of mysteries including the disappearance of the daughter. The reporter, distraught over her loss, returns to his drug addiction.

Crew

Dario Argento

Producer

Dario Argento

Screenplay

Dario Argento

Editor

Dario Argento

From Story

Jack Ballance

Art Director

Chris Barry

Grip

Chris Beckman

Line Producer

Ira Belgrade

Casting Director

Joel P Benton

Property Master

Jon Bergholz

Location Manager

Jack Bornoff

Boom Operator

Allyson Brown

Wardrobe Supervisor

Rob Burkhardt

Driver

Richard Cantu

Assistant Camera Operator

Daniel Carrey

Assistant Director

Curt Carter

Swing Gang

Mark Coleman

Art Department

Paul Coogan

Sound Recordist

Slater Crosby

Other

Nick Cupkovic

Best Boy

Nance Derby

Art Director

Paul Drapper

Dialogue Coach

B Kevin Duck

Set Production Assistant

Steve Durfee

Carpenter

Holly Edwards

Assistant Production Coordinator

Wade P Ehlen

Driver

Phil Elins

Assistant Director

Leesa Evans

Costume Designer

Franco Ferrini

From Story

Scott Fischel

Transportation

Scott Fischel

Generator Operator

Phil Fleming

Carpenter

Greg Funk

Makeup Supervisor

Kirk Gardner

Camera Operator

Kirk Gardner

Steadicam Operator

Linda Giffin

Script Supervisor

Jack Gill

Stunt Man

Paul Giorgi

Other

Paul Giorgi

Transportation Coordinator

Bennett I Goldberg

Assistant Editor

Bennett Goldberg

Editor

Ben Grey

Production

Lori Guidroz

Hair Stylist

Christopher Haifleyk

Camera Assistant

Timothy J Hanson

Swing Gang

D J Harder

Assistant Camera Operator

John Hawkins

Production Assistant

Bob Hedstrom

Construction Coordinator

Dea Hickox

Script Supervisor

Desne Holland

Makeup

David Holmdahl

Other

Will Huff

Special Makeup Effects

Jacqueline Jacobson-scarfo

Set Decorator

Ruth Jessup

Writer (Dialogue)

Ruth Jessup

Screenplay

Billy Jett

Production Designer

Mike Kennedy

Transportation Captain

Kris Kershner

Production Assistant

Frank Ketchem

Driver

Ted Klein

Screenplay

Martin A Kloner

Stand-In

Martin A Kloner

Production Assistant

Roger Knutson

Driver

William Larson

Other

Adam Long

Cable Operator

Adam Long

Sound

Beth Lundin

Assistant Location Manager

Michael Lupu

Dialogue Coach

Dennis Lynch

Other

Christopher Martin

Special Makeup Effects

David Ray Martin

Assistant Production Coordinator

Edgar Martin

Best Boy Grip

Michael Marzovilla

Gaffer

Michael Mcdonald

Other

Raffaele Mertes

Director Of Photography

Ky Michaelson

Stunt Coordinator

Michael Morgenthal

Production Assistant

Paul Murphy

Mechanical Special Effects

Cheryl Nick

Makeup Assistant

Kelly O'brien

Production Insurance

Sharon Olson

Other

Carlo Ontal

Photography

Barbara Pastrovich

Set Production Assistant

Barbara Pastrovich

Craft Service

Adriano Pecci

Production Insurance

Glynis Pershke

Sound

Glynis Pershke

Cable Operator

Tracy Rodin

Makeup Assistant

Gianni Romoli

From Story

Rich Rumpee

Video

Ppaul Rusconi

Production Assistant

Karla Rydrych

Other

Andrew Sands

Production Manager

Tom Savini

Special Makeup Effects

Toni Savini

Special Makeup Effects

Abigail Scheiner

Production Coordinator

Joshua Seaver

Apprentice

Cory Shubert

On-Set Dresser

Alexandra Sivertson

Other

Alexandra Sivertson

Production Assistant

Christopher Skutch

Key Grip

Christopher Skutch

Dolly Grip

Rod Smith

Assistant Director

Tim Spellman

Camera Assistant

Marc E Spivey

Production Insurance

Susan Strubel

Wardrobe Assistant

Michael Tabor

Cable Operator

Michael Tabor

Sound

Fabrizio Tartaglia

Camera Assistant

Luciano Tartaglia

Production Auditor

Andrea Tinnirello

Executive Producer

Danielle Valenciano

Other

Danielle Valenciano

Production Assistant

Christopher Van Zant

Other

Wayne Wedland

Carpenter

Neil Williams

Grip

Andrea Wulff

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Tim Zeug

Art Assistant

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1993
Production Company
Adam Long; Adriano Pecci; Glynis Pershke; Kelly O'Brien; Marc E Spivey; Michael Tabor
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 26m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1993

Released in United States on Video March 23, 1994

Released in United States September 1993

Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 9-18, 1993.

American debut for Italian filmmaker Dario Argento.

Began shooting August 3, 1992.

Completed shooting September 26, 1992.

Released in United States 1993

Released in United States on Video March 23, 1994 (in R-rated and unrated versions)

Released in United States September 1993 (Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 9-18, 1993.)