Bertrand Mandico

Bertrand Mandico – The Return of Tragedy (2020)

Two policemen interrupt a secret ceremony: a woman being disembowelled at the bottom of a garden to let out her inner beauty. This situation is presented in a variety of ways and all possibilities are explored. Read More »

Bertrand Mandico – Depressive Cop (2017)

29f7c043f76a2bde437fd0d52a185152

On a Scottish island, a depressive police investigates the disappearance of a girl. The mournful mother is responsible for the disappearance of the inhabitants of the island. Read More »

Bertrand Mandico – La résurrection des natures mortes (Living Still Life) (2012)

29f7c043f76a2bde437fd0d52a185152

Fièvre is an enigmatic woman who collects dead animals. She brings them to life through animated films. One day, a man comes to see her: his wife is dead. Read More »

Bertrand Mandico – Boro in the Box (2011)

29f7c043f76a2bde437fd0d52a185152

Quote:
Those who still think the biopic is a boring and routine genre have an unbeatable occasion to let Boro in the Box change their minds. The life of Polish filmmaker Walerian Borowczyk, director of films like Contes immoraux or La bête, always halfway between eroticism and fantasy, is imagined by Bertrand Mandico as an oneiric and surreal black and white journey, from Poland to Paris, where Borowczyk wanders around foggy landscapes coming across all kinds of incredible situations. An extremely evocative work, ideal both for fans of Borowczyk and lovers of sensitive, irrational cinema. Read More »