MEMORY - THE ORIGINS OF ALIEN

de Alexandre O. Philippe

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Synopsis

Alexandre O. Philippe explores the collaborative processes of film, the power of myth and the collective unconscious that Alien conceals. This documentary reveals the untold story behind Ridley Scott's film, rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon and the dark visions of Dan O'Bannon and H.R. Giger.

Director

Alexandre O. Philippe

Multi-award winning director and writer specializing in documentaries on film. A regular presence in Sitges, in 2019 he visited the Festival to present Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist and Memory: The Origins of Alien.

Technical information

USA. 2019

95 MIN

DIRECTORAlexandre O. Philippe

WRITERAlexandre O. Philippe

PHOTOGRAPHYRobert Muratore

WITHVeronica Cartwright, Tom Skerritt, Ronald Shusett

Edition: 2019
Section: Oficial Fantàstic fora de competició
Original language: English and others

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