Dyn Amo

1972
Country: UK
Duration: 115 mins
Col.,
Sound: sound
Available Format/s: 16mm / DVD / Digibeta tape / SD Digital file
Original Format: 16mm
Themes: 
  • Identity

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A tatty strip-club stage, filled with large satin-covered bed and tinselled drapes. Four girls appear, each in turn performing her act.

‘Dyn Amo ‘ is a ‘drama’ exploring the distinction between a person’s self and his projection of that self to others; and it’s a ‘horror movie’ tragically suggesting how a projection can become more substantial than the self behind it. Its subjects are role-playing (especially sexual role-playing), and the masochism of playing a role that conforms to others’ exploitative interests. Tony Rayns .

Based on the original stage play, ‘Dynamo’ by Chris Wilkinson.

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