Rupert

Rupert
Rupert

An eye-headed frustrated poet falls in love with a blind cabaret singer

Rupert is a failed and frustrated post-punk poet who lives a pathetic solitary life. He works in a filthy library, and spends most of his days reading books and poems he wish he had written, and reciting his own versions of poems and quotations by Baudelaire, Byron , Rilke and Oscar Wilde, mixed up with Buzzcocks and Rolling Stones lyrics, loaded with self depreciation , surrealistic daydreams and a blind obsession for Rosetta , the cabaret singer.

Rupert struggles with his addiction to “Collyrium Delirium” and his absolute incompetence to come up with one decent rhyme.

“Rupert” is an anti-genre , surrealistic and heavy loaded criticism of violence against women infused in a story of blind love narrated by an eye-headed man.

Directed by Beatrix Guedes (USA)

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