Peter Strickland

Movie Blog: 'Timbuktu', 'Burgundy' & 'She's Beautiful' ReviewedIf "50 Shades Of Grey"looks impossibly boring to you, this might be the antidote. Peter Strickland’s "The Duke of Burgundy" is an avant-garde experience of the sensual and the psychological. While it’s gorgeous and kinky, it’s also a smart study of a complicated relationship, one that both flourishes and withers inside the walls of an elegant, sun-ripened European home.
Movie Blog: Losing My Mind With 'Augustine' & 'Berberian Sound Studio'Throughout European history, the diagnosis of hysteria has plagued women. The disease -- now considered junk science -- took so many different forms that a list of possible symptoms could fill some 75 pages. Anything from epileptic-like seizures to "sexual desire" counted. And if you showed such symptoms, Lord have mercy.