for the kids

Eclipse of the Sun Virgin (George Kuchar, 1967)

USA, 15m
16mm; color/sound

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I dedicate this film poem to the behemoths of yesteryear that perished in Siberia along with the horned pachyderms of the pre-glacial epoch. This chilling montage of crimson repression must be seen. Painstakingly filmed and edited, it will be painful to watch, too.

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Salò o le 120 giornate di Sodoma (Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1975)

Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom
ITA, 116 min.

Passolini’s last film before his murder. Widely considered to be the most controversial film of all time. Based on Les 120 journées de Sodome ou l’école du libertinage, by Donatien Alphonse François, Marquis de Sade.

fascist sadism
exemplary punishments
lots of sodomy

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