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83 Ratings

KILLING STRANGERS

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Directed by Jacob Secher Schulsinger, Nicolás Pereda
Mexico, Denmark, 2013
Drama, Avant-Garde
      Spanish
      English

Synopsis

A series of auditions is taking place in a museum-like living room. Various men improvise or deliver prepared lines, rehearse gestures and slogans, aim guns, and collapse as if mortally wounded. The theme of revolution is repeatedly invoked…

Our take

A reflexive experiment in form that nimbly bounds between historical reconstruction—namely of the Mexican Revolution—and the auditions for said reconstruction. Taking a Stanislavski quote as its conceptual starting point, Killing Strangers makes some playful leaps—from The Beatles to Home Alone.

Synopsis

A series of auditions is taking place in a museum-like living room. Various men improvise or deliver prepared lines, rehearse gestures and slogans, aim guns, and collapse as if mortally wounded. The theme of revolution is repeatedly invoked…

Trailer
Killing StrangersDirected byJacob Secher Schulsinger, Nicolás Pereda
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Berlin International Film Festival
2013

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