Win Simon Killer on Blu-ray

A deeply disturbing character study of a handsome and sociopathic American in Paris, writer-director Antonio Campos’s Simon Killer hones further the psychological perceptiveness and keen filmmaking craft exhibited in Campos’s acclaimed feature debut Afterschool. 

Brady Corbet ( Melancholia, Thirteen, Martha Marcy May Marlene ) plays Simon, a recent college graduate full of promise and potential, who goes to Paris to begin a trip around Europe following a break-up with a long-time girlfriend. An outsider adrift upon a profound sense of loss, Simon takes solace in the company of Victoria (Mati Diop of 35 Shots of Rum), a beautiful, young, and mysterious prostitute – and their fateful journey begins…

Emotionally compelling and visually stunning, Simon Killer is an examination of casual brutality, profane sexuality, alienation, and desperation, all cut to a killer soundtrack that underscores the borderline psychotic fervour of Simon’s descent. The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to present the UK debut of Antonio Campos’s powerful, hypnotic, and remarkably assured Simon Killer on Blu-ray and DVD.

 

To count yourself in with a chance of winning a copy of Simon Killer on Blu-ray, join us on facebook and twitter and follow @eurekavideo– then just send us an email with your name, contact details and the answer to this simple question:

Antonio Campos previously directed, which film?

a) Afterschool
b) Beforeschool
c) Noschool

COMPETITION CLOSES MONDAY 26TH AUGUST

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Reviews Editor, Contributor and Festival Coordinator

Ollie has written for Front Row Reviews pretty much since its inception about seven years ago whilst still studying Film & Television. Since then, he was trust into the world of independent film distribution and has recently started working with Picturehouse Entertainment in their Marketing Department. Having written and produced two radio series, he is moving hoping to (one day) write a web series/short film/feature (delete as appropriate ;)). His favourite director is David Lynch (which makes him make a lot of sense!) and his favourite films are The Hours, Mulholland Drive, Volver, Blade Runner and Bridget Jones Diary.

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