Brand Upon the Brain!

Rated NR 95 minutes 2007

In Guy Maddin's latest piece of deranged heterosexual camp, a housepainter named Guy Maddin comes home after thirty years to fulfill his dying mother's request that he repaint the lighthouse where she used to run a sinister orphanage and all the kids had mysterious holes in their heads. Additional intrigues involve a teenage sleuth who poses as her own brother. Narrated by Isabella Rossellini and enhanced by Jason Staczek's superb score, this is characteristically intense and, unlike most of Maddin's silent-movie models, frenetically edited.

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Official Site: www.branduponthebrain.com

Director: Guy Maddin

Writer: Guy Maddin and George Toles

Producer: Amy Jacobson and Gregg Lachow

Cast: David Armo, Erica Badgely, Sullivan Brown, Riley Calcagno, Jesa Chiro, Munya Chiro, Clayton Corzatte, Susan Corzatte, Bailey Gibart and Sarah Harlett

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