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2 Ratings


Directed by Paul Leduc
Mexico, 1989
Avant-Garde, Musical


A series of images, music and sounds which transport through Mexico’s history, without any narrative sequence…

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Barroco Directed by Paul Leduc

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  • The Gr☆ceful Brute's rating of the film Barroco

    A remarkable scene in Barroco could be a biting anti-Catholic pun. A young woman prepares to be a nun. After the ritual haircut, her face starts bleeding; she falls down and evaporates from the novice habit. She physically ‘sublimes’ (passes from solid to gas), dematerializes, scorning a psychological sublimation (religion) that lost anything sublime, when its goals got overly material and it sought bloodshed for