Self Decapitation (2017)

by Rouzbeh Rashidi


65 Mins

Cast & Crew

Maximilian Le Cain, Ehsan Safarpour & Pooria Nick Dell

Further information

By Maximilian Le Cain & Rouzbeh Rashidi


Self Decapitation is a Janus-headed self-portrait by Rouzbeh Rashidi and Maximilian Le Cain in which death and desire each take possession of this film in two parts. The ambiguities of inhabiting a human body are conjured by way of film technology in its faults, faulty memories and false promises. There is no escape from its haunting – except perhaps to haunt it in turn…

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