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Lights in the Dusk's rating of the film Sebastiane

Heavily influenced by Pasolini, Jarman's first feature is no less provocative than his master's, equating the exiled Christians with a contemporary homosexual culture marginalised by the mainstream & with Sebastian himself presented as a kind of gay martyr, willing to suffer subjugation in order to preserve his own beliefs. It's a sensitive & deeply poetic work that finds an affinity between the body & the landscape.