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Jun
21
Thu
SECS Presents BIJOU (1972) @ Grand Illusion Cinema
Jun 21 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm

BIJOU
Wakefield Poole (1972, USA)
75 minutes

Acclaimed director Wakefield Poole (Boys in the Sand) set a new standard for explicit gay cinema with his second feature BIJOU in 1972. Surreal and trippy, the film follows a construction worker (Bill Harrison) who witnesses a car accident and pockets the female victim’s purse in which he discovers her invitation to a club named Bijou. There he enters a strange erotic world where dark fantasies becomes reality. A fever dream blending the erotic and the divine in equal parts, BIJOU is a psychosexual puzzle that rewards multiple viewings.

*No one under 18 admitted*