La semana del asesino (1973) + Panic Button (2011)

Principal Theater
Thursday, 2011(e)ko Novemberk 03
/ 17.00
En idioma original
194 minutes

Plume (2011). Barry JC Purves. France. 14 min


LA SEMANA DEL ASESINO (1973). Eloy de la Iglesia. Spain. 96 min

After a heated discussion, a young man (Vicente Parra) accidentally murders a taxi driver with a single blow. Panic stricken by his fear of being discovered, paranoia pushes him to carry out a second and bloody homicide that opens the door to a spiral of criminal violence threatening to make a victim out of anyone that might be suspected of knowing what happened that fateful night. Eusebio Poncela, Lola Herrera and Emma Cohen complete the cast of a dirty, sharp and suffocating Iberian thriller that was well and truly savaged by Franco's censor who managed to impose an epilogue that was not exactly what Eloy de la Iglesia had in mind. 

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PANIC BUTTON (2011). Chris Crow. UK. 84 min

If you type in All2gethr from the Screenjabber critic on this English film costing 300,000 pounds and first shown at London's FrightFest, you'll see that we can easily access this variation on Facebook. His pet talking crocodile will welcome you and warn you that once you are hooked and plugged in... you won't live long enough to wish you hadn't. Arrogant and sober take on the proposal by Saw (why am I going to perform the murders myself? My victims will kill each other off) that takes place a few thousand metres up, as our competitors are in a plane supposedly flying over the ocean, with no opening date in the USA nor in its home country of the United Kingdom, we'd advise you not to chat with anyone on your iPhones or your iPads during the showing. Unless...

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