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  • The Driller Killer

    The Driller Killer 1979


    "a thematically dense, messily grounded film which, although about a drill, never bores – and there is nothing else quite like it."
    More at Little White Lies

  • Lowlife Love

    Lowlife Love 2016


    "“I’m mad about you,” Tetsuo tells Minami, “as a woman and an actress” – and that division of desire captures the way that erotic relationships here are a metaphor for the collaborations and alliances involved in the filmmaking process itself."
    More at Little White Lies

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  • They Look Like People

    They Look Like People 2015

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    First published by Vérité

    "So this is the basement. It's for killing people or raping animals," jokes Christian (Evan Dumouchel). "Why am I showing this to you?"

    Wyatt (MacLeod Andrews) has just arrived unexpectedly in New York, so Christian is giving his old schoolfriend a tour of the apartment, including the rooftop space and downstairs storeroom, which until recently, Christian had shared with his girlfriend Kat. If Christian is feeling lonely and a bit lost, so too is Wyatt, having…

  • Nymphomaniac

    Nymphomaniac 2013

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    review from Film4 (slightly altered)

    Descriptive synopsis: Controversial Danish filmmaker Lars von Trier rounds off his 'Trilogy of Depression' with a tale (in two parts) of sexual liberation, oppression and exploitation.

    "Fill all my holes, please."
    It is perhaps not as catchy as the line "Chaos reigns" from Lars von Trier's Antichrist (2009), the first film of the so-called 'Trilogy of Depression' (which Nymphomaniac closes) - but nonetheless it is a line repeated several times by the heroine…