In Fabric + A Case for a Rookie Hangman + Sleepwalkers - Eclectica #212
We've gone weird before, obviously, but we've never spent a whole show as far out on the fringes as we do this week. Film of the Week is Peter Strickland's In Fabric, the weirdest film from the director of The Duke of Burgundy - yeah, have a think about THAT - which Rob and Graham are beguiled and bewildered by. Not necessarily in that order.
Off the Shelf offers no stable ground either, rather the bendy floorboards of Pavel Juracek's A Case for a Rookie Hangman, released on Blu-Ray by Second Run. After Rob does that, Graham has the comforting mainstream familiarity of a Stephen King movie... right? Not when it's incest-driven were-cat yarn Sleepwalkers, it's not.
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The Ken Russell film that Rob referenced is The Debussy Film (1965); it features on the BFI Ken Russell Great Composer Boxset.