Guest Co-Hosts: Alexandra West, Elric Kane
On this Shocktober episode, the subject of "New French Extremity" films are under discussion, specifically Pascal Laugier's Martyrs (2008).
Alexandra West, co-host of The Faculty of Horror podcast (and author of Films of the New French Extremity:
Visceral Horror and National Identity) and Elric Kane of the Shock Waves podcast join Mike to discuss Pascal Laugier's film along with the 2015 remake.
Download Episode Now:
Buy Martyrs (2008) on DVD
Buy Martyrs (2015) on Blu-Ray
Buy Films of the New French Extremity: Visceral Horror and National Identity by Alexandra West
Read Fille Finale: The Final Girl in New French Extremity by Alexandra West
Read FLESH & BLOOD: SEX AND VIOLENCE IN RECENT FRENCH CINEMA by James Quandt (Subscription Required)
Hear more of Elric Kane on Killer POV
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