In a plot that needed a transfusion somewhere mid-stream, a vampire-mobile is the car of the hour for Madam Ferat, who uses its fanged gas pedal to draw blood from the foot of the driver as he, or she, accelerates — for the car “runs” on blood.
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3,5 Of all available biofuel options, man has unjustly ruled out his own vital fluids, esp. the one that sealed empowering Satanic contracts through the ages – blood. In this regard Ferat Vampire, w/ its misleading tone of nothing-happening Czech deference, adds Cronenberg technophilia to Renaissance pneumatology, for it assumes the presence, in blood-injected mechanisms, of a 'spiritus'- the instrument by which soul
Sur le thème du vampirisme, une diatribe originale sur l'emprise de la technologie dans le comportement social. Omniprésence de la voiture comme symbole et nécessite absolue. Un clin d'œil acerbe sur notre civilisation. Excellent ! www.cinefiches.com