Chronicles the history, ideology and aesthetic of Norwegian black metal - a musical subculture infamous as much for a series of murders and church arsons as it is for its unique musical and visual aesthetics. This is the first (and only) film to truly shed light on a movement that has heretofore been shrouded in darkness and rumor and obscured by inaccurate and shallow depictions. Featuring exclusive interviews and verité with the musicians, a wealth of rare, seldom seen footage from the "Inner Circle"s earliest days, Until the Light Takes Us explores every aspect of the controversial movement that has captured the attention of the world. This is the movie that gets inside the minds and hearts of black metal's musicians. The filmmakers moved to Norway, living and filming there for two years. The movie is not about them though - it's about the extraordinary people and events that make black metal unique, unforgettable, and inevitable. This is black metal as seen through the eyes of ...
Music. Arson. Murder. Art. Black Metal.
12 August 2010 (Germany)
See more »
Also Known As:
Mehri to fos na mas kerdisei
See more »
Opening Weekend USA: $7,246,
6 December 2009, Limited Release
Gross USA: $119,601, 28 March 2010
See more on IMDbPro »
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
Part of me wishes this whole thing hadn't become a trend, but, you know, people like to dress up.
The Freezing Moon
Performed by Mayhem
Music: Øystein Aarseth/Jørn Stubberud
Lyrics: Per Yngve Ohlin
Taken from the album Live in Leipzig
Courtesy of Peaceville Records Ltd. & Jørn Stubberud See more