Release date2005 Costume designGitte Meldgaard, Gita Meldgaard GenresShort Film, Experimental film Similar moviesBlack Swan, Dark Shadows, A Dangerous Method, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, Hamlet, Why Don't You Play in Hell?
The Death of Salvador Dalí is a 2005 short film written and directed by Delaney Bishop. The plot of this 2005 fantasy film involves Salvador Dalí consulting Sigmund Freud on how to depict madness in his artwork.
The film won the Jury's Special Award for Excellence in Cinematography at the Aarhus Film Festival, in Denmark in 2006. Salvador Benavides won Best Actor for his role as Salvador Dalí at the Nosotros Film Festival on August 27, 2006 in Los Angeles. Dita Von Teese won the award for Best Female Performance for her depiction of Dalí's wife Gala, at The Beverly Hills Film Festival in 2006.