What? Screen 1 article

What?

1972

What? Poster
  • It is definitely the work of someone disappearing up his or her own ass: the arc never gels; the scenes go on interminably to no real reason; meta bits (a scene of deja vu; an 11th hour reference to the film's own making) are never properly set up; and the amount of sexual abuse, ranging from the violent to the silly, betrays perhaps more than its filmmaker intended. BUT. It's rather beautiful, filled with the director's peerless gifts for creating a sense of unease and Otherness.