16mm film, black and white
A British horror film directed by Clive Barker.
A painter is working on a piece which combines mosaic with arcane hieroglyphics. Something in the work's structure attracts the attention of demons that assault him, tattooing a copy of the work onto his flesh and claiming their masterpiece by flaying him.
Director: Clive Barker
Script: Clive Barker
Music: Adrian Carson
Peter Atkins (Faust)
- Video Watchdog no.183 (May/June 2016) pp.56-62 – illustrated review (by Chris Herzog)