The Exterminating Angel


Dir. Luis Buñuel (1962).
Buncha Mexico City swells throw a dinner party which no one seems able to leave. Buñuel’s metaphorically charged sitcom is classic cinema of the absurd; adding to the joke, the cast is largely drawn from popular telenovelas.

Fri., Oct. 14, 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 5, 2011

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