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Blu-ray Review: Possession (1981)

Distributor: Second Sight Films

BBFC Classification: 18

Director: Andrzej Zulawski

Starring: Isabelle Adjani, Sam Neill, Margit Carstensen, Heinz Bennent, Shaun Lawton

Originally banned in the UK as part of the video nasties furore of the early 1980s, director Andrzej Zulawski’s controversial cult classic… 868 more words


The Double in Zulawski's La femme publique

In La femme publique, the double appears in a standalone scene late in the film. The protagonist, Ethel, visits a makeshift studio space four times in the film. 299 more words

Locarno Film Festival Secures New Pics By South Korea's Hong Sang-soo, Polish Auteur Andrzej Zulawski

ROME – The Locarno Film Festival has secured world preems of two new works by celebrated auteurs, South Korea’s Hong Sangsoo, sometimes dubbed “the Korean Woody Allen,” and Polish auteur Andrzej Zulawski, who is known for his creative anarchy. 98 more words


Drive-In Double Feature: ROSEMARY'S BABY & POSSESSION!

I love nepotism — especially after I looked up the word and figured out what it meant — which is why I’m happy to present Ryan Kirby, brother of earlier contributor Megan Kirby! 2,094 more words


Horror, Nature, and Polish Cinema in Sand & Fury

Generoso and I rarely write about works that have almost identical characters and themes. Perhaps it’s the nature of the medium we each focus on, or perhaps it’s the time period, but in general we seldom manage to cross paths. 918 more words


Behind the Iron Screen

It all started quite innocently enough. Shaun Duke posted a list of something or other on his blog, The World in the Satin Bag. I pointed out he was wrongheaded. 1,326 more words