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The Wild Boys
Institute of Contemporary Arts
December 2022
The Wild Boys (Les garçons sauvages), Dir. Bertrand Mandico, France, 2017, 110 mins, French language with English subtitles


This intoxicating, gender-bending adventure, shot in black and white with richly saturated colour effects, is modelled after William S. Burroughs apocalyptic novel from the early 1970s. Fantasy, eroticism, violence and mystery engulf a group of young, privileged teenage boys, cast away from the island of La Réunion for committing a sadistic crime. The boys, all played by women, are ferried to sea by a Dutch Captain, charged with reforming their savage ways. They soon stage a rebellion and are released from the captain’s grip after a shipwreck and into the wilds of a supernatural island. There, among the mutant vegetation and phallic fruits, the wild boys act upon their abject sexual desires and undergo a mystical transformation.

This is an ICA CINEMA distribution project, the film is available for theatrical booking.
 
06:30 pm
Fri, 11 May 2018
Cinema 1
03:45 pm
Sat, 12 May 2018
Cinema 1
08:50 pm
Sat, 12 May 2018
Cinema 1
01:30 pm
Sun, 13 May 2018
Cinema 1
06:30 pm
Sun, 13 May 2018
Cinema 2
06:30 pm
Tue, 15 May 2018
Cinema 1
06:30 pm
Wed, 16 May 2018
Cinema 2
06:30 pm
Thu, 17 May 2018
Cinema 2
03:35 pm
Fri, 18 May 2018
Cinema 1
02:00 pm
Sat, 19 May 2018
Cinema 2
04:00 pm
Sun, 20 May 2018
Cinema 2
08:40 pm
Tue, 22 May 2018
Cinema 2
04:10 pm
Wed, 23 May 2018
Cinema 2
02:05 pm
Sat, 26 May 2018
Cinema 2
02:10 pm
Wed, 30 May 2018
Cinema 2
04:05 pm
Tue, 05 Jun 2018
Cinema 2
02:25 pm
Sun, 10 Jun 2018
Cinema 2

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