A lonely widowed housewife does her daily chores, takes care of her apartment where she lives with her teenage son, and turns the occasional trick to make ends meet. However, something happens that changes her safe routine.
A solitary flower on a long driveway, a key falling, a door unlocked, a knife in a loaf of bread, a phone off the hook: discordant images a woman sees as she comes home. She naps and, ... See full summary »
Michael Snow is an experimental filmmaker who uses Corpus as an excuse to see what he can do with computer effects (I think he must've read Scott McCloud's Understanding Comics and felt compelled to translates McCloud's suggestions over to the cinema). Corpus has no plot only themes which take place either in a workplace or at a home. Things blow up, bodies as warped (as well as the film itself), hermaphrodites pose naked, and the credits roll midway. Movies such as these are fun to watch, inspiring. Just proves that there are plenty of ways to make a movie.
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