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Nineties: Young Cinema Rebels

Tetsuo: The Iron Man

Steel yourself for this Japanese cult classic – it’s not for the faint-hearted.

Image from Tetsuo: The Iron Man

Japan 1989
Dir Shin’ya Tsukamoto
With Tomorô Taguchi, Kei Fujiwara, Nobu Kanaoka
67min
Digital
English subtitles
Certificate 18

A metal fetishist (yes, that’s a thing) is run over by an office worker who tries to cover up his crime – until his body starts slowly turning into a walking pile of metal. Not for the faint-hearted, Tetsuo is an assault on the senses that could have only come out of the wave of crazed cinematic creativity of the late 80s.

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