aka La région salvaje First screened in November 2017
Director: Amat Escalante. Cast: Ruth Ramos, Simone Bucio, Eden Villavicencio, Jesús Meza, Oscar Escalante, Bernarda Trueba, Andrea Peláez, Kenny Johnston. Screenplay: Amat Escalante and Gibrán Portela. Twitter Capsule:
Sex as ecstasy, as secret, as violence, as addiction, as betrayal, as alien enigma. Wild plot, controlled direction.
Whatever movie you most recently described as freaky and provocative was, I promise you, less freaky than this one.
Debts owed everywhere from manga to Zulawski. Some familiar art cinema style points. Still, you'd have to be nuts to deny the originality and daring.