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Bitch

Bitch - 2016 - Color - 96 mn Original version with French subtitles - USA - Drama
  • Directed by
    Marianna Palka
  • Produced by
    Michael Moran, Daniel Noah, Josh C. Waller, Elijah Wood
  • Screenplay by
    Marianna Palka
  • Editing
    Brett W. Bachman
  • Photography
    Armando Salas
  • Music by
    Morgan z Whirledge
  • With
    Marianna Palka, Jason Ritter, Jaime King, Caroline Aaron, Eric Edelstein, Kingston Foster
French premiere - International competition - Presentation reserved to audience above 16

Jill isn’t what you’d call a fulfilled woman. Her husband Bill neglects her, thinking only of his work, and has no qualms cheating on her, while her four children grow more and more distant. Suddenly she starts to behave like a dog.

Behind a grotesque facade, Marianna Palka (also the lead actress and writer) offers a daring feminist fable, reminiscent of Marco Ferreri’s Liza in which Catherine Deneuve accepted to take the place of Mastroianni’s dog. In Bitch though, the creature is more savage and aggressive and doesn’t hesitate to show her fangs. A new success for SpectreVision (The Greasy Strangler, Cooties, Toad Road).

Wednesday 6 September 2017 - 19:15 - Showroom 100
Wednesday 13 September 2017 - 17:00 - Showroom 500

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