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Caniba

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Lugar: Sala de proyección Bartos

Dirs. Véréna Paravel, Lucien Castaing-Taylor. 2017, 97 mins. Digital projection. In Japanese and French with English subtitles. This new film from the pioneering directors behind the landmark documentary Leviatán is a discomfitingly experiential portrait of unacceptable desires. On June 13, 1981, 32-year-old Sorbonne student Issei Sagawa was arrested in Paris after being caught discarding two suitcases containing the remains of his Dutch classmate, who he had murdered and begun to consume. Declared legally insane, he returned to Japan, where he has been a free man ever since. Though ostracized from society, Sagawa has made a living off his crime by writing novels, drawing manga, and appearing in salacious documentaries and sexploitation films. Meanwhile his brother, Jun Sagawa, harbors extreme impulses of his own. With Caniba, Paravel and Castaing-Taylor—titans of Harvard’s celebrated Sensory Ethnography Lab—pursue a minimalist audiovisual strategy that is in some ways the inverse of the maximalist Leviatán, fostering unease and reflection through deceptively meandering conversation and subtly shifting focus. And as such Caniba is a singular cinematic experience: a horror movie by way of the documentary interview. A Grasshopper Film release.

“You’d have a difficult time finding another film that contains this much fascinating and terrible humanity.”—Dan Sullivan, Alcance del cine

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