After a successful screening at Arrow FrightFest, Orchestrator of Storms: The Fantastique World of Jean Rollin the superb documentary chronicling the life and work of the cult French director will be heading to ARROW in 2023. You can check out the exclusive trailer below.
The life and work of Eurocult director Jean Rollin is put under the spotlight in this fascinating documentary. From struggling artist with an unconventional upbringing to the purveyor of New Wave surrealist fantastique via such distinctive and unique films as The Rape of the Vampire, The Iron Rose, Fascination, Lips of Blood and The Living Dead Girl, friends, critics and actors tell all. Sex and nudity, innocence and perversity, stunning visuals and rule-breaking became Rollin trademarks and you’ll find out why in this provocative, moving and enlightening look at his myth and the magic. This is a must-watch for admirers of the prolific, provocative and hugely influential genre legend Rollin.
Orchestrator of Storms: The Fantastique World of Jean Rollin will also be screening at the Festival Européen du Film Fantastique de Strasbourg on September 29th and 30th. You can read our review here.