Swallow #1: Begotten + Vore King

Domingo, 23 Junio

Swallow #1: Begotten + Vore King

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To swallow oneself and let oneself be swallowed; a transference of fluids from the screen to the spectators’ internal organs and back. Swallow #1 is the first volume of a screening series around oral dreams and nightmares organized by Cavia in collaboration with artist Petros Panagiotis Orfanos who will introduce the evening. Performances by Manuela Rusu and Bernardo Zanotta will take place in-between the films.

E. Elias Merhige | 1990 | USA | 78' | EN spoken

God Killing Himself, Mother Earth and Son of Earth-Flesh on Bone are players in a myth of primal gore. A narration and re-imagining of the book of Genesis by American cult director E. Elias Merhige.


Dan S | 2016 | USA | 118' | EN spoken

Vore King is a detailed portrait of R.P. Whalen, world famous horror host, trash movie guru, carnival sideshow barker and America’s premier purveyor of vorarephilia fetish film. The film follows Whalen’s process of conceiving and constructing an array of vore creatures while he rekindles a bond with his elderly father and battles the demons of suburban Milwaukee.


Fecha y hora: 

Domingo, 23 Junio, 2019 - 19:00


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5,- (Cineville card valid)
Filmhuis Cavia
Van Hallstraat 52-1
1051 HH Amsterdam
Países Bajos

Ruta e indicaciones: 

Go through the gate. Cavia is on the right hand side, above Xena Sports. Take the stairs.


Former squat, now legalised

Filmhuis Cavia is a counterculture cinema, founded in 1983 by a squatters movement, which programs films you aren't likely to see anywhere else.


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Our regular screenings are on Tuesdays (programmed by Jeffrey), Thursdays and Fridays, but we also have extra screenings and film festivals throughout the year. Look us up to find our monthly program.

Doors always open half an hour before the film starts.