Vinegar Syndrome Reveals New Partner Label Releases

Vinegar Syndrome Reveals New Accomplice Label Releases

Vinegar Syndrome has revealed sixteen upcoming accomplice label releases. They’re: One thing within the Filth (2022), The Hourglass Sanatorium (1973), Bullets Over Summer season (1999), The Civil Lifeless (2022), Full Moon Trilogy (2011), The Nice Basin (2021), Justice Ninja Fashion (1986), Kratt (2020), Girl Avenue Fighter (1981), Purple Cockroaches (2003), Talking Components (1989), Taming the Backyard (2021), Time of Roses (1969), Vinyl Nation (2020), The Wounded Man (1983), and The Zodiac Killer (1971).


One thing within the Filth

Description: When neighbors John and Levi witness supernatural occasions of their Los Angeles residence constructing, they understand documenting the paranormal may inject some fame and fortune into their wasted lives. An ever-deeper, darker rabbit gap, their friendship frays as they uncover the hazards of the phenomena, town and one another.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Behind the Scenes featurettes
  • Audio Commentaries
  • Mike Flannigan Q&A
  • El-P Q&A
  • Deleted Scenes
  • English SDH subtitles


The Hourglass Sanatorium

Description: Jzef visits his dying father at a distant psychological establishments, the place time itself does not appear to exist, and the road between desires and reminiscences grow to be indistinguishable.

Tailored from a choice of quick tales from Polish-jewish author Bruno Schultz, Wojciech J. Has’s masterpiece of surrealist Polish cinema is a phantasmagoric have a look at the collective trauma of the Holocaust.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Introduction Notes on The Hourglass Sanatorium by Annette Insdorf, Movie Professor at Columbia College, and writer of books together with “Intimations: The Cinema of Wojciech Has”
  • Put up Screening Notes on The Hourglass Sanatorium by Annette Insdorf
  • Dialogue on The Hourgalss Sanatorium with Sebastian Smoliński, Movie Critic
  • Written Essay by critic Samm Deighan
  • Written Essay by Annette Insdorf
  • English subtitles


Bullets Over Summer season

Description: Plainclothes officers Mike (Francis Ng) and Brian (Louis Koo) are on the path of trigger-happy fugitive Dragon. Planning a stakeout, they commandeer the residence of an aged girl (Helena Legislation Lan) who errors them for her estranged grandsons. Their mission is additional disrupted by wandering schoolgirl Yen (Michelle Saram) and Mike’s nascent emotions for the neighborhood’s laundress (Stephanie Lim) who full the fortuitous household put in danger when Dragon and his goons come knocking.

A part of a successful trio of genre-benders bookended by Bio Zombie (1999) and Juliet in Love (2000), Bullets Over Summer season showcases Hong Kong motion auteur Wilson Yip (Ip Man, SPL) at his most playful and unpredictable. A cops-and-robbers movie subverted by a heat sitcom premise, it culminates within the unlikeliest of hangout films about destiny, coincidence and discovering one’s chosen household. Toying with expectations for heroic bloodshed, and lensed by Fruit Chan’s cinematographer Lam Wah-Chuen (Made in Hong Kong), Bullets Over Summer season is an exhilarating instance of Hong Kong cinema’s easy cool.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Wilson Yip interview by Frdric Ambroisine (10 minutes, 2005)
  • Interview with Francis Ng (17min, 2022)
  • Interview with Matt Chow (12mins, 2022)
  • Commentary by movie author Valerie Soe and critic Kevin Ma
  • Booklet together with archival interview with Wilson Yip and new writing by Ariel Esteban Cayer
  • Newly Translated English Subtitles
  • Cantonese Audio Description Observe courtesy of the Hong Kong Society for the Blind
  • English subtitles


The Civil Lifeless

Description: A misanthropic, struggling photographer simply needs to look at TV and eat sweet whereas his spouse is out of city, however when a determined outdated pal resurfaces, his plans are thwarted, with spooky penalties.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Commentary with Clay Tatum & Whitmer Thomas
  • Deleted Scenes
  • English SDH subtitles


Full Moon Trilogy

Silver Bullets

An actress disrupts her relationship with an indie arthouse director when she takes a task in a extra profitable style filmmaker’s new werewolf challenge. Largely improvised and shot over a number of years, Silver Bullets attracts inspiration from Chekhov ‘s The Seagull.

Artwork Historical past

When a director turns into jealous of the budding relationship between his movie’s stars, his feelings threaten to sabotage his personal manufacturing. Set fully in a single location over the course of some days, ART HISTORY vacillates between Adam Wingard’s lengthy dreamy static takes and Swanberg’s chaotic handheld digital camera work to create a temper of claustrophobia and thriller.

The Zone

A younger engaged filmmaker couple and their actress roommate discover themselves internet hosting a mysterious customer. Over the course of the night time and the next day he sleeps with all three roommates after which disappears, at which level the characters, and the actors taking part in them, try to determine what simply occurred.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Stray Bullets, A brief movie that appears at Swanberg’s course of
  • 28-page booklet contains an intro by Joe Swanberg, Cartoon by Kent Osborne, Interview with Swanberg by Josephine Decker, The Zone pitch letter, define and a scene written by Kate Lyn Sheil
  • English subtitles


The Nice Basin

Description: From beneath the earth to the celebrities, The Nice Basin is a documentary function that builds a posh panorama of rural Nevada, within the Western United States, via a tapestry of characters who work, reside, and play there. The Nice Basin is the situation of the “Loneliest Highway in America” and may be seen as a microcosm of the financial, social, and ecological marginalization of Twenty first-century rural communities.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Audio Commentary with Producer / Director Chivas Devinck, Sound Recordist Xan Mrquez Caneda and Director of Pictures Yoshio Kitagawa
  • Q&A with Director Chivas Devinck and Artist Oscar Tuazon (Laemmle Monica Movie Middle)
  • Cedar Spring Water Faculty – featurette inspecting Oscar Tuazon’s artwork challenge and the significance of Cedar Spring to the indigenous folks of Nevada
  • English SDH subtitles


Justice Ninja Fashion

Description: Brad Tolan (Brent Bell) is a martial arts teacher who strikes to DeSoto to open a karate college. He’s framed by chief deputy George (Rick Rykart) and his accomplice officer Grady (William R. Johnson) for a homicide he didn’t commit and is thrown in jail, unsure if he’ll ever see a trial. With the assistance of a mysterious ninja (Ron D. White), Brad escapes from jail and should evade seize whereas he tries to clear his identify.

Justice Ninja Fashion was Filmed in DeSoto Missouri on a tiny price range however had the complete city passionately behind it serving to make it. The outcome is among the most entertaining Ninja films ever made. VHSHITFEST is proud to current this quickly to be cult traditional for the primary time on disc!

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Audio commentary with DeSoto natives Cody Terry & Steven Francis
  • Ninja The Final Warrior [Extended cut of the film transferred from the original master tape] (86 min)
  • The Ninja Speaks: The Story of Ron D. White documentary (58 min)
  • Areas then & now (10 min)
  • Information protection shot throughout Justice Ninja Fashion’s manufacturing (2 min)
  • Uncooked footage from Ninja The Final Warrior (37 min)
  • Bonus function: Turn into a Ninja (60 min)
  • Six Flags Ninja Media Day (44 min)
  • Trailer for Turn into a Ninja (2 min)
  • Trailer for Justice Ninja Fashion feat. James Earl Jones (2min)
  • Trailer for Ninja The Final Warrior feat. James Earl Jones (9min)
  • Picture Gallery (17 min)
  • Easter eggs
  • English SDH subtitles



Description: When kids are left at Grandma’s with out smartphones they’re bored to tears. That’s till Grandma finds them masses to do. She additionally tells them a couple of magical creature named Kratt that’ll do no matter its grasp says. After they come across an instruction handbook on the right way to construct one, they do not hesitate. All they must do now’s purchase a soul from the satan…

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Behind the Scenes Featurette
  • Trailer
  • English SDH subtitles


Girl Avenue Fighter

Description: She makes the unhealthy guys bleed! Written and produced by exploitation demigod Renee Harmon (FROZEN SCREAM) and directed by the legendary James Bryan (DON’T GO IN THE WOODS), LADY STREET FIGHTER is the story of Linda (Harmon), a tough-as-nails karate cop on the path of the ruthless scumbags who murdered her twin sister. From the outrageous struggle scenes to Harmon’s unbelievable outfits, this can be a joyous blast of no-holds-barred chaos from one of the vital unheralded ladies filmmakers within the historical past of American cinema. AGFA is thrilled to convey LADY STREET FIGHTER to Blu-ray, full with drop-kicking extras and REVENGE OF LADY STREET FIGHTERHarmon and Bryan’s unreleased sequel.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Preserved from the one recognized 35mm theatrical print in existence
  • Commentary with director James Bryan and the AGFA staff
  • Avenue-fighting trailers from the AGFA vaults
  • Booklet with writing by Annie Choi of Bleeding Cranium
  • Bonus film: REVENGE OF LADY STREET FIGHTER (1990, 90 minutes),restored from the unique 35mm digital camera destructive
  • Commentary with director James Bryan and the AGFA staff
  • Avenue-fighting trailers from the AGFA vaults
  • English SDH subtitles


Purple Cockroaches

Description: Set towards the backdrop of a futuristic New York Metropolis besieged by acid rain and populated with mutated bugs and flying automobiles, bartender Adam (Adam Plotch) repeatedly encounters a mysterious and enchanting younger girl (Talia Rubel) who leaves behind a tooth on the subway, triggering an obsession that rapidly disrupts the general banality of his each day existence. This enigma slowly begins reappearing in several facets of Adam’s life; as a potential roommate, throughout a graveyard tryst, and finally as his lengthy misplaced sister who’s lately awoken from a coma after being presumed lifeless in a automotive wreck ten years prior. Oddly, this new discovered revelation of sibling kinship doesn’t convey a cease to the {couples}’ lustful impulses and sexually charged thoughts video games, finally resulting in a blood soaked climax fueled by repressed familial abuse, quick meals foreplay, and the ever watchful eye of the ominous DNA 21 Company.

Armed with a $2,000 price range and a Canon GL1 camcorder, visionary Cuban born director (and recipient of the 2009 Guggenheim Fellowship) Miguel Coyula (Recollections of Overdevelopment, Blue Coronary heart) lensed this button pushing, mind-bending, surrealist Sci-Fi arthouse masterpiece (the primary of a proposed trilogy), taking pictures solely on weekends over the course of two years in New York whereas attending the Strasberg Institute. The winner of over 20 movie competition awards (together with the highest prizes on the 2004 DIFF and Microcinema Fest), Purple Cockroaches stays a triumph of DIY and micro-budget video filmmaking, notable for its hanging visuals, distinctive movie language, and stylistic nods to the trendy surrealist masters like David Lynch and Alejandro Jodorowsky.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Audio commentary with director Miguel Coyula and actors Adam Plotch & Jeff Pucillo
  • “The Making of Purple Cockroaches” -archival featurette with director Miguel Coyula
  • “Discovering Genuius” -Filmmaker Jason Santo (Bent) on Purple Cockroaches
  • Vlvula de luz aka Gentle Valve -1997 video quick directed by Miguel Coyula (47 min.)
  • Deleted scenes
  • The Entrance Row TV overview
  • Trailers
  • Reversible cowl artwork
  • English & Spanish SDH subtitles


Talking Components

Description: Love. Ardour. Obsession.

Resort worker Lisa (The Candy Hereafter’s Arsine Khanjian) develops an obsession together with her co-worker Lance (Canine Park’s Michael McManus), a struggling actor who has appeared in a number of movies as an additional. With the assistance of a neighborhood video retailer, Lisa fastidiously investigates Lance’s physique of labor, as he undergoes his personal pursuit of screenwriter Clara (The Stepfather’s Gabrielle Rose) and a movie position impressed by her late brother. As their connection grows, this manufacturing’s ties to actuality begin to unravel and so do our three protagonists.

One of the vital singular and defining movies from celebrated Canadian auteur Atom Egoyan (The Adjuster, Exotica), Talking Components mixes the all-consuming video addictions of Videodrome with an artfully perverse exploration of fractured internal lives. Produced in collaboration with Egoyan, this deluxe particular version additionally contains three of the filmmaker’s early shorts and Sarabande, his little-seen 1997 movie starring Khanjian, Yo-Yo Ma, Don McKellar, and Lori Singer.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • New audio commentary that includes Atom Egoyan and actress Arsine Khanjian
  • Archival audio commentary that includes Egoyan
  • Scoring Components (2022, 22 min.) New interview with composer Mychael Danna
  • A Totally different Breed (2022, 20 min.) Former TIFF CEO Piers Dealing with displays on Egoyan within the ’80s
  • Archival interview with Egoyan (1989, 6 min.)
  • Deleted scenes with commentary (2002, 7 min.)
  • Afterword that includes Egoyan and Khanjian (2022, 18 min.)
  • Sarabande (1997, 56 min.)
  • Sarabande introduction by Egoyan (1998, 2 min.)
  • New Sarabande audio commentary that includes Egoyan and Khanjian
  • Egoyan pupil shorts:
    • Howard in Specific (1979, 13 min.)
    • Peep Present (1981, 7 min.)
    • Open Home (1982, 26 min.) with new introductions by the filmmaker

  • Booklet that includes an essay by professor/writer Ron Burnett
  • Reversible cowl paintings
  • English SDH subtitles for all 5 movies


Taming the Backyard

Description: An ode to the rivalry between males and nature, Taming the Backyard is the story of how a strong man indulges in an uncommon interest by having century-old timber uprooted in communities alongside the Georgian coast and transplanted to his non-public backyard.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Deleted Scene
  • Trailer
  • Booklet with essay by movie critic Jerry White
  • English subtitles


Time of Roses

Description: Finnish director Risto Jarva’s fascinating, futuristic sci-fi thriller is about in a dystopian, Pop Artwork-designed world of gleaming white towers, Sony video screens and inflatable furnishings, the place the gorgeous inhabitants all gown as Edie Sedgwick-like pixie sprites or medieval web page boys out of LOGAN’S RUN. A historian of late twentieth century tradition – “earlier than class boundaries had been abolished” named Raimo (Arto Tuominen) is researching the loss of life a few years earlier of a free-spirited erotic mannequin named Saara (Ritva Veps) who died below mysterious circumstances. (She induced a public scandal by asking three of her rich, highly effective lovers to pay for an abortion). Raimo finds Saara’s similar double an earthy, uninhibited engineer named Kisse (additionally performed by Veps) — and tries to persuade her to re-enact Saara’s life and loss of life for TV. Director Jarva was one among Finland’s most acclaimed fiction filmmakers and documentarians earlier than he was tragically killed in an auto accident getting back from a screening in 1977. His fabulously quirky imaginative and prescient of Future World, with its fragmented & summary political dialog and semi-orgies (all waving arms and sitar music!) would have delighted each Andy Warhol and Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • RISTO JARVA, TYTOVERINI (RISTO JARVA, MY COLLEAGUE), 1984, 59 min., dir. Antti Peippo a rarely-seen Finnish TV documentary that includes archival interview footage of Jarva and clips from his movies
  • Two of Jarva’s good, unconventional quick movies from the Sixties:
    • “Pakasteet” (Frozen Meals), 1969, 15 min. – his wildly satirical deconstruction of TV promoting
    • Mod / Pop Artwork-influenced documentary “Computer systems Serve” (Tietokoneet palvelevat), 1968, 14 min. (Each in Finnish with English subtitles.)

  • Deleted scene and unique tune “The Swallow Tower” (Pskytorni) carried out by Otto Donner reduce from TIME OF ROSES
  • Authentic trailer
  • New commentary by movie critic, professor and programmer Olaf Mller
  • New essay by filmmaker and critic Ville Suhonen of the Risto Jarva Affiliation
  • Newly translated extracts from Risto Jarva’s writings
  • Blu-ray authoring by David Mackenzie of Constancy In Movement
  • English SDH subtitles


Vinyl Nation

Description: The vinyl report renaissance over the previous decade has introduced new followers to a traditional format and reworked our concept of a report collector: youthful, each female and male, multicultural. This identical revival has made shopping for music dearer, benefited established bands over impartial artists and muddled the query of whether or not vinyl really sounds higher than different codecs.

VINYL NATION digs into the crates of the report resurgence searching for truths set in deep wax: Has the return of vinyl made music fandom extra inclusive or divided? What does vinyl say about our previous right here within the current? How has the second lifetime of vinyl modified how we hear music and the way we pay attention to one another?

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Unique booklet that includes interviews with business professionals
  • English SDH subtitles


The Wounded Man

Description: Henri is a annoyed teenager residing along with his dad and mom in a provincial French coastal city. After they drag him to the practice station to bid adieu to his sister, Henri sneaks off to a secluded rest room and interrupts a hustler named Jean satisfying the masochistic wishes of an older male shopper. Henri falls desperately in love with the horny felony, however Jean evades Henri’s affections. Undeterred, Henri shadows Jean as he traverses the darkish and harmful underbelly of their sleepy village. However as he descends deeper and deeper into Jean’s world, there is probably not a straightforward method out. Patrice Chreau’s 1983 drama is a revelation: an amazingly completed work that genuinely channels the transgressive, unsanitized sensibility of Jean Genet, boasting a breakout lead efficiency by younger Jean-Hugues Anglade and a script that took co-writers Chreau and legendary homosexual French writer and activist Herv Guibert six years to excellent. The result’s a wealthy, unusual, and luxurious movie main us to exhilaratingly mysterious and unfamiliar areas each bodily and psychological.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • “The Wounded Man and the Paradox of Queer Visibility”: A Video Essay by Robert Payne
  • “Out of the Shadows: Criminalization of Intercourse Work in L’homme bless”: A Video Essay by Tom Gittings
  • A 32-page booklet edited and launched by Hedi El Kholti of Semiotext(e) containing:
    • “The Purple Heels” – A newly translated piece concerning the movie by co-writer Herv Guibert
    • “The Wounded Man” – A narrative by Abdellah Taa
    • “Texting on L’homme bless” – A dialog between Wayne Koestenbaum & Bruce Hainley

  • New Restoration Trailer
  • Different Trailers
  • English subtitles


The Zodiac Killer

Description: That is the one horror film in historical past that was made explicitly to catch a serial killer. Directed by Tom Hanson, who had beforehand owned a series of Pizza Man eating places, THE ZODIAC KILLER reimagines the crimes of the then-active Zodiac Killer in hopes of luring the madman out of hiding. That plan did not work. As a substitute, we acquired essentially the most outrageous and compelling “tabloid horror” vortex on the planet. And past. Throughout theatrical screenings, Hanson constructed in-theater traps to catch the killer. These included using an ice cream freezer full of rent-a-cops and a raffle with a motorbike as a prize. You will not get perception like this by watching David Fincher’s ZODIAC. However you’ll get it whereas watching THE ZODIAC KILLER.

Particular Options and Technical Specs:

  • Preserved from one of many solely recognized 35mm prints in existence
  • Interview with director Tom Hanson and actor Manny Nedwick
  • Commentary with Tom Hanson, Manny Nedwick, and the AGFA staff
  • Booklet with writing by Chris Poggiali of TEMPLE OF SCHLOCK
  • Tabloid-horror trailers from the AGFA archive
  • Bonus film: ANOTHER SON OF SAM (1977, 72 minutes), preserved from a 35mm print
  • English SDH subtitles

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