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Relax 1991

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Relax 1991 15

22 mins United Kingdom Director. Christopher Newby

A man waits for the results of an HIV test and retreats into fantasy in Chris Newby’s award-winning short. Studded with intensely erotic scenes, Relax draws a clear correlation between sex and death (the man strips for both his lover and his doctor), while the beautifully dreamy black and white photography is shattered by the only use of colour - the crimson of his possibly infected blood.

Directed by

Christopher Newby

Featuring

Phillip Rosch

Grant Oatley

Joe Searby

Collection

Gay Cinema - Out of the Archive Shorts Flare LGBT

Certificate

15 Contains nudity and sex scenes

Released

1991

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

British Film Institute Production

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