Isabella Rossellini has a sideline. Besides appearing in films by internationally renowned directors like David Lynch and Guy Maddin, the actress has a curiosity about the sex lives of land and sea creatures. And she has a show – Green Porno, which is coming to Vancouver for the first time, and for one night only, April 25. Tickets go on sale today (March 11).
In Green Porno, Rossellini – the daughter of film royalty, actress Ingrid Bergman and director Roberto Rossellini – narrates overtop short films about the mating habits of marine animals and insects. She also uses props and costumes to discuss and act out her subject matter, while accompanied by her Green Porno short films.