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Skinflicker 1972

44 mins United Kingdom Director. Tony Bicât

Presented as found footage à la The Blair Witch Project, this chilling and provocative fake home movie presents the story of three dissidents and their plan to commit a revolutionary act on film. Will Knightley (father of Keira) plays one of the guerrillas who kidnap and torture a cabinet minister.

Tony Bicât and scriptwriter Howard Brenton explore the consequences and co-option of political violence with hard, grubby directness. Pre-punk in its semi-nihilistic attack on bourgeois values, this is strong stuff.

Directed by

Tony Bicât

Featuring

William Hoyland

Henry Woolf

Will Knightley

Hilary Charlton

Genres

Drama

Collection

Other Grooves Political Pictures Unavailable on DVD Experimenta Controversial Classics

Released

1972

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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