Director Terry Gilliam is trying to save Heath Ledger’s last film, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassius, which was to begin another round of filming in British Columbia. (link to GlobeandMail.com article)
The film is about a man, Parnassus, who acquires magical powers by making a deal with the devil (Tom Waits) that affects the fate of Parnassus’s daughter (Lily Cole). Ledger played a mysterious stranger who joins Parnassus’s travelling theatre troupe.
The cause of Ledger’s death is still unknown.