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BBFC Classification: 15 - Suitable only for 15 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Alexandre Phillipe
Performers: Guillermo del Toro, Peter Bogdanovich, Bret Easton Ellis
Genre: Documentary
Duration: 92 mins
BBFC Advice: Images of sexual violence, bloody images

Patricia CrawfordFilm

The title is a technical term: 78 camera setups and 52 cuts, the extraordinarily labour-intensive work that went into the shower scene from Alfred Hitchcock’s classic 1960 shocker Psycho, a sequence which took fully seven days of a 30-day schedule. Shown here as a documentary.