A penniless Soviet refugee who dreams of making a career in Hollywood at the end of the 1920s, falls in love with a wealthy young vampiress spending the summer at the seaside with her awkward servant – with unforeseen consequences.
Following the critically acclaimed “Self-Critisiscm of a Bourgeois Dog” Radlmaier’s second feature “Bloodsuckers” peremiered in Encounters at Berlinale 2021.
DIRECTOR: Julian Radlmaier
VERSION: German (OV) with French, English Subtitles
RUNNING TIME: 125 min
RELEASE: Grandfilm, Germany March 3, 2022
Bloodsuckers is certainly one of the coolest movies in recent memory in that it is unapologetically itself. It’s a unique blend of art house cinema and cult-classic-to-be that fills a void that we didn’t know existed.DISAPPOINTMENT MEDIA
Berlin Hidden Gem: Karl Marx, Sergei Eisenstein and Bourgeois Vampires Unite in 'Bloodsuckers'.THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
in the absurdly grotesque reality of Radlmeier's film, traces of Kharms' aesthetics are clearly visibleBBC WORLD SERVICE