After Blue (Dirty Paradise)
Bertrand Mandico’s trippy, El Topo-esque lesbian-sci-fi-western-adventure-romance, set in the distant future on a planet inhabited only by women, follows a teenage girl and her mother as they pursue an escaped killer named Kate Bush.
France, 2021, Bertrand Mandico
Winner of Best Film at the 2021 Fantastic Fest, Bertrand Mandico’s first feature since his florid debut The Wild Boys (which Cahiers du Cinéma called the best film of 2018) is a trippy, El Topo-esque lesbian-sci-fi-western-adventure-romance. Set in the distant future on a planet inhabited only by women, the film follows a teenage girl and her mother (Elina Löwensohn) as they pursue an escaped killer named Kate Bush across this supernatural world. “AView more
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- Aug 19, 2022 at 08:35 pm - 10:45 pm (Fri)
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