08 19 Oct '24

Susan Kouguell, Ernest Marrero

Before the Rise of Premonition

Edition 1987
19' - 1985 - Short - Dialogue: English
Director: Susan Kouguell, Ernest Marrero
In recent years, the independent short film has also taken a non-traditional approach to narrative, telescoping into a few minutes a narrative that viewers might expect to see developed at greater length. In Ernest Marrero and Susan Kouguell's Before the Rise of Premonition (1985), parents play out their disintegrating relationship before their children. The filmmakers use stylized setting and lighting to heighten the film's erotic tension, skilfully lending ambiguity to the narrative.

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Credits

Director

Susan Kouguell, Ernest Marrero

Producer

Susan Kouguell

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United States of America

Year

1985

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