At the beginning of the new millennium, a horde of young barbarians revolutionized French horror movies with  works containing savage violence and a great formal impact: High Tension , Inside, Frontier(s), Martyrs… This Japanese produced documentary (not in vain, another culture with a penchant for the extreme) places the camera in front of those responsible for the vicious new wave and delves into the impact of its shock wave.
Filmmaker, movie critic and translator, he lives between Tokyo and New York. Beyond Blood is his debut feature film, and he already has two more documentaries prepared: Ramen Fever and Beyond Ramen.
Japan. 2018 (93 min)
PRODUCERSMasato Kobayashi, Yukihiko Yamaguchi
WITHAlexandre Aja, Béatrice Dalle
Edition: 2018 Section: Panorama - Sitges Documenta Original language: