Synopsis

Mr. Nomura, a young, bloodthirsty psychopath, violently murders women, gets rid of their bodies using acid, and films it all to show it on the Internet. Bayu, a hack reporter, a carefree dad and a loyal viewer of Nomura’s snuff, will decide to follow in his footsteps. A stylized, psychological thriller, Killers has all the ingredients to satisfy genre lovers, starting with its high voltage intro.

Director

The MO Brothers (Timo Tjajanto i Kimo Stamboel)

They met in Australia while finishing their studies at the School of Visual Arts. They directed several shorts and the feature length film Macabre (09), seen in Sitges. Tjahjanto is also co-director of Safe Haven, a fragment of V/H/S/2 (13).

Technical information

 

Japan / Indonesia, 2014

Duration

137 min.

Director

The Mo Brothers 

Producers

Yoshinori Chiba, Kimo Stamboel, Shinjiro Nishimura, Takuji Ushiyama, Timo Tjahjanto

Screenplay

Timo Tjahjanto, Takuji Ushiyama 

Cinematography

Gunnar Nimpuno

Cast

Kazuki Kitamura, Oka Antara, Rin Takanashi, Luna Maya, Ray Sahetapy

Edition: 2014
Section: Midnight X-Treme
Original language:

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