THE DUKE OF BURGUNDY
The Duke of Burgundy: filthy and fraught with genuine emotion
The Duke of Burgundy
One feels as if the film itself is a spell of sorts that Evelyn is under.
Though let me rephrase — you don't actually see it.
With its intricately detailed psychological profiles, deeply considered aesthetic, and complete lack of nudity, it is an arresting piece of cinema.
The starting point was to see how the disreputable genre of 70s erotic cinema could be resuscitated.