LORDS OF CHAOS

de Jonas Akerlund

Synopsis

Lords of Chaos tells the outlandish story of Mayhem following the death of “Dead”, one of its members; that was when the relationship between the bass player Varg Vikernes and their leader Euronymous escalated into the burning of several churches and a genuine bloodbath. Music video genius Jonas Akerlund plunges into one of the most outrageous incidents in the history of black metal.

Director

Jonas Akerlund

Swedish Jonas Akerlund’s career is intrinsically linked to music: he was the drummer of the metal group Bathory, and he has directed an endless number of music videos for artists like Rammstein, Madonna or Beyoncé.

Technical information

USA, United Kingdom. 2018 (113 min)

DIRECTORJonas Akerlund

PRODUCERSKwesi Dickson, Danny Gabai, Jim Czarnecki, Erik Gordon, Jack Arbuthnott, Ko Mori

SCREENPLAYJonas Akerlund, Dennis Magnusson

CINEMATOGRAPHYPar M. Ekberg

WITHRory Culkin, Emory Cohen, Sky Ferreira

Edition: 2018
Section: Official Fantàstic Competition
Original language: English

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