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Scorpio Rising

Disutradarai oleh Kenneth Anger
Amerika Serikat, 1963
Avant-Garde, Singkat, LGBT+

Sinopsis

A conjuration of the presiding Princes, Angels and Spirits of MARS, formed as a “high” view of the Myth of the American Motorcyclist. The Power Machine seen as tribal totem, from toy to terror. Thanatos in chrome and black leather and bursting jeans.

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Scorpio Rising Disutradarai oleh Kenneth Anger

Ulasan Kritikus

Slinking in after a grandstanding finale, Scorpio slides down the gullet like a dank aperitif, echoing the fetishistic fixation on teenage rebellion and hip-wiggling beats of its predecessor.
August 08, 2018
Baca selengkapnya
With its blistering rock and roll soundtrack, Kenneth Anger’s 1963 film Scorpio Rising – his twelfth short in 23 years – could be seen as a prelude to the music video. Its stress on stimulating and engaging imagery – at times only marginally related to the music – further builds on the correlation. Yet few music videos, if any, have achieved this type of widespread admiration, or expressed this type of analytical potential.
March 14, 2015
Baca selengkapnya
The film features images of biker culture, S&M and Nazi paraphernalia against a backdrop of 50s and 60s rock & roll classics (Ricky Nelson, The Shangri-Las). Instead of labeling SCORPIO RISING as fascist propaganda, the film should be treated as an open text, revealing a hierarchy of hidden meanings and associations within every signifier of mass culture.
February 21, 2014
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