Film: Beyond the Black Rainbow

Beyond the Black Rainbow is the debut film by Canadian writer and director Panos Cosmatos. Set in 1983, the film follows a girl named Elena, a telepath studied and locked inside a research compound, and the unstable therapist that supervises her. Things start getting astoundingly weirder very quickly. The film is set in 1983 and is shot in the style of 70s cold sci-fi movies, such as THX 1138, featuring deliberately slow and cold pacing, as well as a Brown Note / Drone of Dread score.

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