Blank Narcissus (Passion of the Swamp)

Reino Unido. 2022. . 11 min. Ficción. .
  • Film Director: Peter Strickland.
  • Scriptwriter: Peter Strickland.
  • Cast: Michael Brandon; Sebastien Kapps.
  • Cinematography: Tim Sidell.
  • Editing: Inigo Manby.
  • Producer: Serena Armitage; Pietro Greppi.
  • Co-production: Australia

An ageing porno director makes a commentary in 2022 for the DVD of an underground 16mm film he made in 1972 that has recently been rediscovered. As the beautiful stud in the film undergoes a series of erotic reveries, the director laments his doomed love affair with his protagonist.

Peter Strickland

British director and screenwriter. His first film, Katalina Varga, was financed thanks to an inheritance from his uncle and shot in Romania in 17 days. His second film, Berberian Sound Studio is a psychological thriller set in a 1970s Italian horror studio.

"In Fabric" (2018) / "The Duke of Burgundy" (2014) / "Berberian Sound Studio" (2012) / "Katalin Varga" (2009) / "A Metaphysical Education" (2004) / "Bubblegum" (1996)