Dir. Ulrike Ottinger (1989).
Way too long and just short of fabulous, Ulrike Ottinger’s central Asian extravaganza is still a one-of-a-kind vision—as steeped in campy exotica and excessive mise-en-scene as early ‘30s Sternberg.
Fri., Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 6, 2009