Young Alvise’s body is paralyzed, or at least he thinks so. He is infatuated by his beautiful Aunt Lea. What starts as innocent therapy and care soon develops into strange erotic and psychological battle between them.
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Fists In The Pockets Vive Ancora. A fab Lisa Gastoni performance and the always fascinating Lou Castel keep this from being unwatchable. But juuuust barely. Secondhand Godard, Franju, Bertolucci and Bellocchio set to the most insistent score in history. No matter how much you beg and plead and pray and wish and sacrifice small animals, that horrible, cloying music never stops playing.