Directed by Andrzej Zulawski.
Starring Isabelle Adjani, Sam Neill, Margit Carstensen, Heinz Bennet, and Johanna Hofer.
Mark, an international spy, returns home from his latest mission to be confronted with a demand for a divorce from his wife Anna after she admits to having an affair. This marital spat, however, is merely the kicking off point an increasingly surreal series of events.
For today’s edition of October Horrors, we’re also taking off our horror nerd caps and donning on our snob hats as we take a trip into the very strange and colourful world of European art-house cinema. That strange area where you find film-makers at their most ponderous (or pretentious) as these artistic souls strive to make films that tackle taboo themes in often excruciating and graphic detail.
One such director was the acclaimed and controversial Polish director Andrzej Zulawski who brings us today’s entry,