Cine-Excess festvial returns to London (at the Covent
Garden Odeon) next month for four days of movies and
discussion about extreme cinema.
year, guests include director Ruggero Deodato - who's
infamous Cannibal Holocaust is currently
on the verge of being released almost uncut in the
UK, and which will screen at the event -and actor
Franco Nero. To coincide with this, FAB Press will
be launching a new edition of their essential book
Cannibal Holocaust and the Savage Cinema of
Ruggero Deodato and the new volume Any
Gun Can Play: The Essential Guide to Euro-Westerns.
and critic Martin Barker will be discussing Deodato's
work, and the theme of the festival is Subverting
the Senses: The Politics and Aesthetics of Excess.
those of you looking for a different sort of film
festival experience, this might be just the ticket.
The event runs from the 26 - 28 May and more details
can be found at the