- Saturday, Feb 10, 2024, 6:30pm
Featuring companion films to SHE IS CONANN. While creating SHE IS CONANN, Bertrand Mandico also filmed two short films simultaneously to create an entire "Barbarian Cycle" that brings you deeper into the world that Mandico has created. Presented here are the two short films along with another new short and wraparound segments exclusive to this program.
The program includes the following:
RAINER, A VICIOUS DOG IN A SKULL VALLEY
Octavia Foss wants to stage a female version of Conan the Barbarian in the theater. She makes a pact with a dog-headed demon to achieve her goals.
On the set of a film in the making, four actresses take turns guiding us. They unknowingly drag us into their damnation.
THE LAST CARTOON – NONSENSE, OPTIMISTIC, PESSIMISTIC
The end of the world of humanity as seen by Mandico.
In French with English subtitles.
“French auteur Bertrand Mandico has earned a reputation as one of contemporary cinema’s most intriguing and inventive talents.” Martin Kudlac, ScreenAnarchy