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FRANCE, United States | 50 minutes | 2019

When the ghost of a spaceship escapes, two hunters take off on an interstellar chase to capture the entity before it can flee to freedom. What if machines had souls? From Metropolis to The Matrix, from Winding Refn to 2001, this is an orgasmic journey into 80s movies and music. Call it an over-the-top music video or a new-fangled space opera, this sequel to the cult video Turbo Killer by Carpenter Brut (huge in synthwave) was made on a shoestring budget, yet boasts effects worthy of a Hollywood blockbuster. A performative film, and one of the year’s great techno music events.
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"Even though it runs just 50 minutes, Blood Machines is a full-bodied narrative experience." ScreenAnarchy
«... un incroyable voyage cosmique, ... riche de références, de Metropolis à Ghost in the shell, en passant bien évidemment par 2001 l’odyssée de l’espace. L’une des séances très attendues de cette édition !» l'Étrange festival 2019
«... un film sombre et poétique et qui laisse la part belle aux femmes.» Cwowd

L'Étrange festival

Fantastic Fest

Programs

Sunday October 13, 2019

Program #75 B
23:59
Agora Hydro-Québec du Coeur des sciences de l'UQAM

Seth Ickerman

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Seth Ickerman, Paul La Farge
  • Producer Yannick Bossenmeyer, Frédéric Fiore, Alexis Perrin
  • Cast Christian Erickson, Anders Heinrichsen, Elisa Lasowski

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