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4.0
64 Ratings

Snakes and Ladders

Zig-Zag - le jeu de l'oie (une fiction didactique à propos de la cartographie)

Directed by Raúl Ruiz
France, 1980
Short, Mystery

Synopsis

A character gets lots in a mad game of snakes-and-ladders.

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Snakes and Ladders Directed by Raúl Ruiz

Critics reviews

Some form of didacticism seems evident in every Ruiz project but, as with Borges, it is a didacticism that often parodies itself and becomes camp, yielding precisely the kind of nightmare that ensues when, through a delirium of literalism, thought becomes flesh and the universe becomes a brain dreaming of thoughts yet unborn.
January 01, 1985
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