Blindness is a 2008 Canadian film in English. It is an adaptation of the 1995 novel of the same name by Portuguese author José Saramago about a society suffering an epidemic of blindness. The film was written by Don McKellar and directed by Fernando Meirelles with Julianne Moore and Mark Ruffalo as the main characters. Saramago originally refused to sell the rights for a film adaptation, but the producers were able to acquire it with the condition that the film would be set in an unnamed and unrecognizable city. Blindness premiered as the opening film at the Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2008, and the film was released in the United States on October 3, 2008. Wikipedia
Blindness is a member of the following lists: English-language films, Films based on novels, Films shot in Canada, Dystopian films, Disaster films, Japanese films, Canadian films, Canadian drama films, Brazilian films and 2000s drama films.
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(from trailer) Doctor: I can't see. I think I have the white virus.