Duffer (1971), The Moon Over the Alley (1976) DVD9 and Blu-Ray
Never before has the first criteria in the BFI's Flipside mission statement of "rescuing weird and wonderful British films from obscurity" been so appropriate as in this very strange double feature of Duffer and The Moon Over the Alley.

Duffer, an intense and bizarre study of obsession that is by turns beautiful and disturbing, tells the story of a teenage boy torn between the womanly charms of a kindly prostitute, and the sadistic attentions of an older man. Both whimsical and disturbing, with a quirky sense of the grotesque, Duffer is a film that defies easy comparison.

The Moon Over the Alley – equally unconventional – is a musical about the problems faced by the multicultural residents of a ramshackle boarding house, with magic realist musical numbers by Galt MacDermot, the award-winning musician and composer of the Broadway hit Hair. The Moon Over the Alley captures the human energy and community spirit of London’s Portobello Road with a wit, strangeness and charm.

Directors: Joseph Despins, William Dumaresq
Country: UK
Genre: Drama, Musical


BD50 + DVD9 | 1080p AVC, PAL | 183 mins | 36.3 Gb + 7.31 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English
Subtitles: English

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