TETSUO: THE IRON MAN (TETSUO: EL HOMBRE DE HIERRO)

de Shinya Tsukamoto

Synopsis

A car accident inextricably unites the existence of a mediocre office worker and a metal fetishist, undertaking a process of physical and mental change that announces the arrival of a new era. Shince Tsukamoto's visceral cyberpunk masterpiece returns to Sitges to commemorate its thirtieth anniversary.

Director

Shinya Tsukamoto

Icon of Japanese independent film, he debuted with the revolutionary Tetsuo, the Iron Man (89). He’s created works like Tokyo Fist (95), Vital (04) or Fires on the Plain (14). In 2010 he was awarded the Time Machine in Sitges.

Technical information

Japan. 1989

67 MIN

DIRECTORShinya Tsukamoto

WRITERShinya Tsukamoto

PHOTOGRAPHYKei Fujiwara, Shinya Tsukamoto

WITHTomorô Taguchi, Shinya Tsukamoto

Edition: 2019
Section: Sitges Clàssics
Original language: Japanese

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