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68 Ratings


Directed by Raúl Ruiz
France, 1986
Music, Avant-Garde, Fantasy


A group of people who know each other, perhaps work together, are cinematically transported to a spot halfway between a large tent on a science fiction desert and the ballroom of a submarine, in a film about doubt, full-fledged doubt.

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Mammame Directed by Raúl Ruiz

Critics reviews

Thanks to this discipline and structure, Mammame is not only the first incontestable masterpiece by Ruiz that I’ve seen, it is also his most accessible work, needing not a single subtitle nor any form of specialized knowledge. It rivals The Red Shoes as the most intoxicating dance film ever made.
November 06, 1987
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