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Revisiting Sensuous Czech Fairytale ‘Valerie and Her Week of Wonders’

Revisiting Sensuous Czech Fairytale 'Valerie and Her Week of Wonders'

Jaromil Jires’ ethereal Czechoslovakian combo fairy tale/medieval horror fantasy makes up in ravishing imagery what it lacks in story. A surreal amalgam of vampires, incest, polysexual eroticism, anti-clerical jibes and dreams within dreams. Not for everyone, but unique and mesmerizing, with a growing cult following.

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